18 Unique Gift Ideas for Book Lovers

Last Updated on September 5, 2023 by Taylor

Over the years, I’ve found some awesome gift ideas for book lovers on Amazon, from fabulous bookish socks to jewelry, home decor, and more. I’m sharing my best finds here so you can enjoy them, too!

fun and unique gift ideas for book lovers

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Ideas for Bookworm Gifts

While I often buy bookish merch at small shops on Instagram & Etsy, Amazon can be a convenient place to buy gifts (especially if you need quick shipping). Plus, sometimes even I forget that many small shops sell on Amazon, so you can still support them this way!

Here are some of my favorite fun book-related merchandise, whether you love Jane Austen, Harry Potter, or just products with general bibliophile vibes.

Check out these awesome bookish shops with the coolest literary merchandise for more fun bookish products!

1. Butterbeer-Scented Candle

Charmed Aroma Harry Potter Butterbeer Mug Scented Candle with Surprise Necklace Inside, Jewelry Candle for Women, Home Décor Kitchenwares | Accessories Gift

Fans of Harry Potter will feel all the nostalgia with this yummy-smelling candle (plus a surprise necklace hidden inside!).

2. Jane Austen Socks

Socksmith Womens Jane Austen

You can’t go wrong with these adorable socks featuring a Jane Austen quote. The perfect cozy socks to keep your feet warm and toasty while you read!

3. Lightning Bolt Stud Earrings (Harry Potter Inspired)

Stainless Steel Lightning Bolt Flash Thunder Button Stud Post Earrings

I own the rose gold pair of these, and they’re my favorite earrings. They’re fun, but also delicate enough so they don’t look gaudy!

4. Bibliophile by Jane Mount (Coffee Table Book)

Bibliophile: An Illustrated Miscellany      Hardcover – Illustrated, September 11, 2018

This gorgeous book includes tons of literary art and book trivia, including detailed book stacks and inspiration for book lovers worldwide.

5. Book Heartbeat Necklace

WSNANG Book Lover Gift Book Heartbeat Necklace Reading Book Club Necklace Book Jewelry Bookworm Gift Librarian Gift Bibliophile Gifts for Reader Writers Literature

A delicate necklace perfect for bibliophiles.

6. Novel Teas Tea Bags with Literary Quotes

Novel Teas Book Lover's Tea contains 25 teabags individually tagged with literary quotes from the world over, made with the finest English Breakfast tea, for the book lover

A unique gift for tea lovers and readers alike.

7. Bookish Enamel Pins

FOVIUPET 7pcs Cartoon Books Enamel Pins with Grey Velvet Bag, Magic Book Badges Cute Collar Brooch Decorative Lapel Pins for Backpack Clothing Learning Gifts for Teacher Student Book Lovers

These adorable literary enamel pins can be used to adorn backpacks, totes, and more.

8. Just One More Chapter Throw Pillow

Just One More Chapter Throw Pillow Case Cushion Cover Book Lovers Linen 18 x 18 Inch

This fabulous pillow really says it all.

9. “Accio Coffee” Engraved Spoon (Harry Potter Inspired)

WHING Accio Coffee Ice Cream Engraved Stainless Steel Spoon for Coffee tea lovers, Book Lover Bookworm Friends Harry Potter Fan Birthday, Valentine, Christmas Gift

This is honestly the best spoon I’ve ever seen, and it’s definitely going on my Christmas list!

10. Hogwarts Throw Blanket

Northwest Woven Tapestry Throw Blanket, 48" x 60", Houses Together

I can’t think of a better way to keep warm than with this awesome Hogwarts blanket.

11. Rechargeable Bunny Ears Reading Light

Vekkia Dual Heads Rechargeable Book Light for Reading at Night in Bed, Warm Reading Light with Clamp, 180° Adjustable Mini Clip on Light, Lightweight Eye Care Book Light Perfect for Readers

My husband got me this light a few years ago for when I’m reading in bed at night, and he’s been sleeping peacefully ever since. 🙂

12. Bookish Zipper Pouches

Out of Print Literary and Book-Themed Zipper Pouch for Book Lovers, Readers, and Bibliophiles

These zipper pouches (multiple designs) range from funny to gorgeous. Pick your favorite one!

13. Lord of the Rings Book Ends

HeavenlyKraft Decorative bookends for Shelves, Heavy Metal Bookends, Unique Bookends, Non Skid Book Ends, Book Stopper for Home/Office Decor/Shelves, 7 X 5.51 X 4 in/Piece (with Quote on Product)

I found these as a birthday gift for a friend (who loves LOTR, of course), and I’m still tempted to get them for myself.

14. Jane Austen Book Stack Ornament

Jane Austen Novels Glass Christmas Ornament

You can’t go wrong with this lovely ornament in the shape of a Jane Austen book stack.

15. Rolling Book Cart

CAXXA 3-Tier Rolling Metal Storage Organizer - Mobile Utility Cart with Caster Wheels, Blue

This is every book lover’s dream: a moveable cart for their current TBR stack. It’s one of the best gifts I’ve ever received, and I use it almost every day!

16. Bookmark Weight / Page Holder

Bookmark/Weight-Page Holder-Holds Books Open and in Place-Green-by Superior Essentials

I use this ALL the time: when I’m eating, taking a bath, or when my hands are otherwise occupied while reading. So useful.

17. Bathtub Tray with Book Holder

ROYAL CRAFT WOOD Luxury Bathtub Caddy Tray, One or Two Person Bath and Bed Tray, Bonus Free Soap Holder (Natural Bamboo Color) (Natural)

Speaking of baths, this is another of the best gifts I’ve ever received. You can’t get more relaxed than reading in the tub, and this is a perfect way to make that happen (without getting your book wet!).

18. Canvas Bookish Tote Bag

Out of Print Literary and Book-Themed Canvas Tote Carrying Bag for Book Lovers, Readers, and Bibliophiles

A chic tote to carry around your current read in style.

And there you have it! My favorite bookish Amazon products. I hope you find the perfect gift in this list, for you or for your favorite bibliophile!

For even more gift ideas for book lovers, check out these useful book accessories and reading gadgets, bookish ornaments, or literary jigsaw puzzles!

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