Gifts for Book Lovers That Are Truly Chic

From eye-candy coffee table books to cozy accessories that subtly say "I'm an intellectual."

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What is it about the holiday time that makes curling up with a good book (opens in new tab) one of the most luxurious experiences ever? Maybe it's because reading takes us away from the hellscape we've been living in (even if what you're reading is a dystopian novel). Whatever the reason, buying someone a gift (opens in new tab) that celebrates the written word is a sure-fire way to warm their heart during the holidays. Ahead, an array of gifts for book lovers that are genuinely chic and cool (opens in new tab)—no cheesy sayings screen-printed on pillows...promise.

Jaimie Potters is the Commerce Content Manager at Hearst Magazines Digital Media, where she covers fashion, beauty, tech and more.