Need Last Minute Gifts For the Reader in Your Life?


If you need a few gift suggestions for the reader in your life, look no further! We have a list of gifts, all under $50 and many much less, for book lovers!!

Our List of Great Gifts Under $50 for Readers!!!

Jocie’s Ten!

  1. Amazon Gift Card – this gift is an absolute favorite. I mean who doesn’t want to buy books with someone else’s money? 🙂
  2. Book Mark – We at Reader’s Entertainment know bookmarks….and this is one of the cleverest we’ve seen. Not only does it mark the page….it marks your spot on the page!
  3. Cup Warmer – we all know how reading a good book distracts us from our hot coffee or tea, so this little gizmo will keep it hot while you indulge in the pages!
  4. Old Book Candle – What’s a good book and hot coffee without a candle to warm your reading corner? This one is just what the author ordered!
  5. Literary Bracelet – One must have some fashion goodies to make the literary life more fun!
  6. Perfume – if the candle didn’t make your reading area waft with the fragrance of a bookstore, this perfume will! Lots of wonderful scents…..
  7. History by Mail – Do you have a reader on your list that loves history? Here’s a really fun way to give them a gift all year……History By Mail is a monthly subscription with copies of historic documents……
  8. Card Catalog Socks – Readers of a certain….’vintage’ will recognize these! And they keep your feet cozy and warm!
  9. Sturdy Book Tote – Many book totes….well, they don’t tote much. This one from L.L. Bean is strong, durable, and will last for years.
  10. Tea of the Month Club – did you know this existed? Whoa….how fun. We found a full list of these clubs on The Spruce Eats. Check them out!

Sheila’s Ten!

    1. Book Flower DIY- I’m making book flowers from my favorite books. All you need are pages, scissors and some glue! Go to a thrift store to find a book you like and make as many as you like!
    2. Book Masks- Just because we don’t like having to wear one doesn’t mean you shouldn’t let your mast reflect you love of books!
    3. Book Themed Jewelry- Wear your story!
    4. Book Themed Socks- Who doesn’t love a good pair of socks? These aren’t your normal socks though!
    5. The Ripped Bodice Swag! Whether it’s t-shirts or Trope Tea these amazing gifts from The Ripped Bodice are all under $50 and full of fun!
    6. BLC Author Social- Give the gift of an experience! The BLC Author Social lets you meet authors from the safety of your home and you get surprise gifts, too! All for under $50.
    7. Floating Bookshelf- I have several of these and I love them! You can get them in large or small. It saves space and looks amazing!
    8. Literary Postcards – Everyone loves getting something in the mail! Why not have it reflect your love of books with these fun Bibliophilia Postcards?!!
    9. The H.P. Lovecraft Collection- For those readers who like the darker side of the page this collection fits the bill!
    10. Page Magnifier with light- Some people really want that physical book, but the print is small or they just need a little extra help. This is a lovely gift for those readers!


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Her fiction writing has received the Author / Ambassador at Library Journal Self-e Authors, Winner Queen of the West Reader Favorite Award, Amazon Bestseller - Historical, Double finalist in the Next Generation Indie Book Awards in the Mystery and Humorous Categories. Writing humorous cozy mysteries and romantic comedy, Jocie can find humor in most everything, even when she shouldn't. She lives in the Midwest on Dust Bunny Farm with her family.