The Kids Are All Right

Bookish Gifts for Young Readers

Hi Kid Lit Friends,

The holidays are around the corner, and I’ve given you recommendations for beautiful books, I’ve given you recommendations for picture books, and I’ve given you recommendations for middle grade books… what’s left? I’m excited to give you one last holiday gift guide, this one for bookish gifts. Check these adorable items out!

For Babies

A bookish onesie for $22

A sensory book is great for babies on the go. $69


For Toddlers

Encourage sweet dreams with these cloud bookends, $27

A limited edition print from two-time Caldecott winner, Sophie Blackall, for $120


For Kids

Organize that TBR pile with this adorable bookshelf, $47

Show some book love by pinning this book bear pin to your backpack, $10

For Tweens

A book locket necklace, for $13.50

A set of Ravenclaw pencils for those Hogwarts fans, $12


For Teachers and Librarians

Library Card Coasters, for $25 for a set of four

Encourage readers to return your books after they’re done reading them. Use a personalized book embosser, $33.50


What are you reading these days? I want to know! Find me on Twitter at @KarinaYanGlaser, on Instagram at @KarinaIsReadingAndWriting, or email me at

Also, if you love listening to podcasts while you’re cooking, commuting, or getting ready for the day, check out the Kidlit These Days podcast. We study the intersection between children’s books and current events, and our most recent topics include climate change and neurodiversity. Give it a listen!

Until next time!

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