If your holiday shopping list is still looking a little long, not to worry: Dover has tons of fantastic gift ideas for all types of readers (and price ranges!) in our Holiday Shop & Gift Guide. There’s still plenty of time to shop and receive your purchase by Christmas, too, as long as you order with Expedited Shipping by December 17th. Check out a few of our top gift picks from the Guide and explore the full Holiday Shop for more.
An ideal gift for someone who likes to journal — or anyone looking for a fresh start to 2021 — is Happy: The Journal, the ideal place to express everything that’s happening in your life. Each page of this daily journal is filled with new ideas, creative prompts, and words of wisdom that will help you write a little joy into every day of the year and unlock your inner happiness along the way.
For any kids on your list, give the gift of a classic story with this hardcover edition of My Father’s Dragon. Both a Newbery Honor Book and an American Library Association Notable Book, this charming story of a boy who runs away to Wild Island to rescue a baby dragon has delighted generations of readers since its original publication in 1948. Back in the spotlight due to an upcoming animated film adaptation, and with bold artwork newly reproduced from the artist’s originals, this edition of My Father’s Dragon is the definitive version of an enduring children’s classic.
Crafters love books from our popular Fast Crafts series: each title is filled with 15 gorgeous projects you can make in just one day. For festive projects you can make and show off all year round, try Make in a Day: Modern Wreaths. Contemporary rather than traditional, these easy-to-make wreaths look great in any setting or season. Fifteen beginner-friendly projects with step-by-step instructions accompanied by photographs will appeal to crafters of all skill levels. Supplies — consisting of mixed materials, including paper and fabric — are easily obtained from craft stores.
The Holiday Shop & Gift Guide is filled with great book recommendations for anyone on your shopping list, so be sure to take a look — both now and into the holidays.