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Deck the Halls With Gifts Everyone Will Enjoy

November 11, 2020

The holiday season is upon us, and we know that sometimes choosing the right gift for your loved ones can be challenging. But not to worry, we are here to help with our very merry guide to gifting, complete with books, toys, and so much more! No matter who you are shopping for, we have budget-friendly gift ideas for everyone on your list. Happy shopping!

This year, treat your friends, family, or even yourself to some amazing new books! Whether a fictional tale, something crafty or even something a little more educational, one thing is for sure – there is something for everyone! Not sure which books to give as gifts? Here is a preview of some of the great products and lists you can expect to find within our bookish gift guide:


2020 Releases

Shop the latest and greatest 2020 book releases to hit our site this year! You never know, you might just find something for yourself too!

Tweet Cute Book Cover.

Tweet Cute: What starts out as a public Twitter war between two classmates soon turns out to be a love story between the two in real life. This rom-com shows how love can be found in the opposite place you expected. See the full synopsis here.


The Boy from the Woods Book Cover.

The Boy From the Woods: A man found as a boy living feral in the woods must use his unique skills to help locate a teenage girl who has gone missing before it’s too late. See the full synopsis here.


Almost American Girl Book Cover.

Almost American Girl: An Illustrated Memoir: A powerful and moving teen graphic novel memoir about immigration, belonging, and how arts can save a life. See the full synopsis here.


Crafts & Hobbies

Find the perfect gifts for those crafty DIY-ers in your life. From tips & tricks to fun kits and colouring books, there are so many fun and exciting options to be found in our Crafts & Hobbies list.


Sticker Yourself Calm Book.

Sticker Yourself Calm: Perfect for anyone who loves crafting and colouring; this book provides everything you need to relax and make some cool-looking art! See the book here.


Glass Stone Art Craft Kit.

Glass Stone Art Craft Kit: With this kit, you will create your own unique jewelry, accessories, and even artwork! Check this fun kit out here.


Homemakers Book Cover.

Homemakers: Perfect for those who love to DIY, this book offers great tips and tricks for home projects. See more about this book here.


Staff Picks

We’re readers too! There’s nothing we love more than curling up with a new read, and we want to share the joy with all of our fellow book lovers. We hope our Staff Picks list may help you find that perfect gift for a loved one (or even for yourself – hey, we get it!). 


Pride and Prejudice Book Cover.

Pride & Prejudice: The classic book by Jane Austen with a beautiful suede-like custom cover complete with gorgeous metallic foiling is perfect for literary collectors. Shop it here.


In Search of Us Book Cover.

In Search of Us: A beautiful story of a girl searching for a father she has never met. Along the way, she learns some hard truths about herself, her mother, and what truly happened to her father. Read the full synopsis here.


Fun for the Little Ones

Are you interested in some jolly good fun for your little ones over the holidays? You’ve come to the right place! Make wishes come true with awesome toys, puzzles and books for kids. Trust us when we say that SO MANY adventures await! Here is a sneak peek of what you can find while browsing gifts for kids:


Toys & Puzzles

Newly added to our site within the last few months, these toys and puzzles promise hours of fun in store! What’s even better is that they are also educational (shh… it’s our little secret) and perfect for the whole family to enjoy too!


Magical Molding Sand Box.

Magical Molding Sand: Bring the fun of the beach to you with this deluxe castle set. Spend hours of fun playing in the sand! Check it out here.


Build-Your-Own-Robots Toy Kit.

Build-your-own Robots:  Science is fun! With this, your little ones will have everything they need to build, connect and control your own working robots! Check it out here.


Space Explorers Puzzle.

Space Explorers: Get ready for an intergalactic adventure! Piece together this exciting space adventure scene and bring the action to life. Check it out here.


Flags of the World Puzzle.

Flags of the World: How many flags of the world can you name? Complete this puzzle to find out! Check it out here.


Top Children’s Books of 2020

Are you interested in seeing which books were the most popular this year? Look no further; these top 2020 children’s books are perfect gifts and would make great bookshelf additions!


I Am Perfectly Designed Book Cover.

I Am Perfectly Designed: In this empowering story, a boy and his father take a joyful walk through the city, discovering all of the ways in which they are perfectly designed for each other. Shop it here.


The Night Fury and the Light Fury Book Cover.


The Night Fury and the Light Fury: Join Hiccup, Toothless, and the rest of the Dragon Riders as they soar to new adventures beyond the Island of Berk in this Level 2 Ready-to-Read novel. See more about this title here.


There’s more inspiration where that came from; to discover even more gift ideas, check out our full Holiday Gift Guide or our Holiday Gifts for Children’s page!


We know gift shopping can be challenging, but gift cards are an excellent option for those hard-to-buy-for bookworms – you don’t have to pick the books for them, and they get to find some awesome reads they’re sure to love. It’s a win-win! (You can thank us later).


No matter what, we are sure that any gift from the heart will be a winner! Most importantly, we want to wish each of you and your loved ones a happy and safe holiday!


Warmest wishes,

The Book Outlet Team


Please note: As stock fluctuates on our website, we are unable to guarantee that all of the gifts listed in this article will be available for purchase. Furthermore, actual covers of books received may vary from the product listing. See Our Product page and Our Pricing and Inventory policy for more information.


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