This might become an annual list of holiday gift ideas inspired by books and reading. With a profusion of seasonal craft markets in Vancouver (syrups, jellies, cookies, accessories), we saw one Make It Vancouver vendor selling charming magnetic bookmarks. Let’s start here. Happy reading into 2016!
Get literal with your favourite book nerd CAD$6 or spread the cuteness as you please with the other choices.
The Wild in You published by Greystone Books CAD$24.95 Some books to go with the new bookmarks. Vancouver Sun highlights top 10 sellers in the province, including this 80-page hardcover of poems by Lorna Crozier and photographs by Ian McAllister.
Regional Assembly of Text set of mini cards CAD$12 for 6 cards and envelopes (2 1/4″ x 4″ or 5.6cm x 10cm). We have adored this Main Street shop from near and far and hopefully will joi
n one of the Thursday letter writing nights. The lowercase reading room in Vancouver showcases handmade books and zines. Cute Instagram too.
Offer yourself and a friend a gift subscription to Paris Review USD$40 plus USD$25 for the gift subscription starting with Winter 2015 issue.