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Cozy books to make your life more Hygge

Hygge is the Danish word for feeling cozy and warm and having a sense of belonging. You can find hygge anywhere, but our favorite spot is a comfy corner with a book. Check out these books to cozy up your home!

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    Dining In Book Cover Picture
    Dining In Book Cover Picture

    Dining In

    by Alison Roman

    Vegetable-forward but with an affinity for a mean steak and a deep regard for fresh fish, Dining In is all about building flavor and saving time. Alison’s ingenuity seduces seasoned cooks, while her warm, edgy writing makes these recipes practical and approachable enough for the novice.
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    Dining In Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $32.50

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    The Book of Hygge Book Cover Picture

    The Book of Hygge

    by Louisa Thomsen Brits

    When life gets hectic, work grows stressful, and the days fly by, unplug and tune in. This definitive guide to hygge deserves a place on your coffee table—and in your heart.
    The Book of Hygge Book Cover Picture
    The Book of Hygge Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $22.00

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    The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down Book Cover Picture
    The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down Book Cover Picture

    The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down

    by Haemin Sunim

    The world moves fast, but that doesn’t mean we have to. This bestselling mindfulness guide by Haemin Sunim (which means “spontaneous wisdom”), a renowned Buddhist meditation teacher born in Korea and educated in the United States, illuminates a path to inner peace and balance amid the overwhelming demands of everyday life.
    The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down Book Cover Picture
    The Things You Can See Only When You Slow Down Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $20.00

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    Where Cooking Begins Book Cover Picture

    Where Cooking Begins

    by Carla Lalli Music

    A modern approach to mastering the art of cooking at home from the food director at Bon Appétit, with more than 70 innately flexible recipes. 
    Where Cooking Begins Book Cover Picture
    Where Cooking Begins Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $32.50

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    Fika Book Cover Picture

    Fika

    by Anna Brones and Johanna Kindvall

    An illustrated lifestyle cookbook on the Swedish tradition of fika–a twice-daily coffee break–including recipes for traditional baked goods, information and anecdotes about Swedish coffee culture, and the roots and modern incarnations of this cherished custom.
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    Fika Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $17.99

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    The Home Edit Book Cover Picture

    The Home Edit

    by Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin

    There’s decorating, and then there’s organizing. From the Instagram-sensation home experts (with a serious fan club that includes Reese Witherspoon, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Mindy Kaling), here is an accessible, room-by-room guide to establishing new order in your home.
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    The Home Edit Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $24.99

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    See You on Sunday Book Cover Picture

    See You on Sunday

    by Sam Sifton

    From the New York Times food editor and former restaurant critic comes a cookbook to help us rediscover the art of Sunday supper and the joy of gathering with friends and family.
    See You on Sunday Book Cover Picture
    See You on Sunday Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $35.00

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    Outer Order, Inner Calm Book Cover Picture
    Outer Order, Inner Calm Book Cover Picture

    Outer Order, Inner Calm

    by Gretchen Rubin

    In this lovely, easy-to-use illustrated guide to decluttering, the beloved author of The Happiness Project shows us how to take control of our stuff—and, by extension, our lives.
    Outer Order, Inner Calm Book Cover Picture
    Outer Order, Inner Calm Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $16.99

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    Drinking French Book Cover Picture

    Drinking French

    by David Lebovitz

    Bestselling cookbook author, memoirist, and popular blogger David Lebovitz delves into the drinking culture of France in Drinking French. This beautifully photographed collection features 160 recipes for everything from coffee, hot chocolate, and tea to Kir and regional apéritifs, classic and modern cocktails from the hottest Paris bars, and creative infusions using fresh fruit and French liqueurs.
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    Drinking French Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $28.00

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    The Art of Gathering Book Cover Picture

    The Art of Gathering

    by Priya Parker

    A bold new approach to how we gather that will transform the ways we spend our time together–at work, at home, in our communities, and beyond.
    The Art of Gathering Book Cover Picture
    The Art of Gathering Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $17.00

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