It’s almost Thanksgiving and you know what that means – you are already behind on your holiday shopping. If there is a writer on your holiday shopping list and you want to go beyond a bookstore gift certificate, check out these ideas for gifts sure to please the literary on your list.
Coffee and writers go together like F. Scott and Zelda. Literarygiftcompany.com has mugs that can be personalized with the title of one’s own book! The classic design will brighten your writer’s morning (and afternoon and evening) cup of coffee.
What to buy for the mystery author who has everything?
Try the Sherlock Holmes Action Figure complete with magnifying glass and deerstalker hat. The pipe is removable and the magnifying glass really works. You can find it on Amazon.
Does your writer need a pep talk? This pencil set from iceydesigns.com offers writerly advice and solace.
Looking for the perfect accessory for your writer’s Malice Domestic
banquet outfit? The Whodunit Charm Bracelet is complete with miniature charms of a syringe, Ouija board, knife, magnifying glass, revolver, book, and puzzle piece. You can find it on Etsy, a trove of unique gifts for the writer and reader.
Want to give a writer friend – or yourself – recognition for an especially well written scene, story, or blog post? The Storyteller Merit Badge (Etsy) is an inexpensive way to say "Well done!"
Garrets can get very drafty in the winter. Keep your writer warm with the Edgar Allan Poe scarf from storiarts.com.
Do you have any gift ideas for the writers on your list?