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The Stocking Stuffer Gift List

This holiday, make sure your stockings are stuffed with the best trinkets and small books! Find stocking stuffer ideas including small books, funny stories, and little knickknacks for your loved ones.

This holiday, treat your loved ones (or yourself) to a book. For every book you buy with us, we’ll donate one to We Need Diverse Books, a non-profit whose mission is to put more diverse books into the hands of all children.

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    People Who Love to Eat Are Always the Best People Book Cover Picture
    People Who Love to Eat Are Always the Best People Book Cover Picture

    People Who Love to Eat Are Always the Best People

    by Julia Child

    “If you’re afraid of butter, use cream.” So decrees Julia Child, the legendary culinary authority and cookbook author who taught America how to cook–and how to eat. This delightful volume of quotations compiles some of Julia’s most memorable lines on eating.
    People Who Love to Eat Are Always the Best People Book Cover Picture
    People Who Love to Eat Are Always the Best People Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $18.95

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    STET! Dreyer's English Book Cover Picture
    STET! Dreyer's English Book Cover Picture

    STET! Dreyer’s English

    by Benjamin Dreyer

    Start having fun while improving your grammar with this witty and informative card game for language lovers–based on the bestseller Dreyer’s English.
    STET! Dreyer's English Book Cover Picture
    STET! Dreyer's English Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $19.99

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    Another Round Book Cover Picture
    Another Round Book Cover Picture

    Another Round

    by Editors of PUNCH

    Shake up your next cocktail hour with these 200 multiple-choice trivia cards that cover drink-making pop culture, history and lore, recipes and techniques, and travel.
    Another Round Book Cover Picture
    Another Round Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $22.00

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    Big Dog, Little Dog Book Cover Picture
    Big Dog, Little Dog Book Cover Picture

    Big Dog, Little Dog

    by Seth Casteel

    The perfect gift for dog lovers of all sizes: a new irresistibly cute photo book featuring tiny dogs and giant dogs side by side.
    Big Dog, Little Dog Book Cover Picture
    Big Dog, Little Dog Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $22.00

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    Effin' Birds Book Cover Picture
    Effin' Birds Book Cover Picture

    Effin’ Birds

    by Aaron Reynolds

    A compact, comprehensive, and very silly field guide featuring more than 200 of the rudest birds on earth.
    Effin' Birds Book Cover Picture
    Effin' Birds Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $16.99

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    Wreck This Picture Book Book Cover Picture
    Wreck This Picture Book Book Cover Picture

    Wreck This Picture Book

    by Keri Smith

    Keri Smith, creator of the mega-bestselling Wreck This Journal, now brings her imagination and inspiration to children with this picture book that explores the very active experience of reading.
    Wreck This Picture Book Book Cover Picture
    Wreck This Picture Book Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $17.99

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    Sibley Planner Book Cover Picture
    Sibley Planner Book Cover Picture

    Sibley Planner

    by David Allen Sibley

    Birders and journalers will delight in this slim and elegant perpetual weekly planner illustrated with original paintings by leading ornithologist and author David Sibley.
    Sibley Planner Book Cover Picture
    Sibley Planner Book Cover Picture

    Stationery & Accessories
    $14.99

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    Brave Enough Book Cover Picture
    Brave Enough Book Cover Picture

    Brave Enough

    by Cheryl Strayed

    From the bestselling author of Wild comes a collection of quotes–drawn from the wide range of her writings–that capture her wisdom, courage, and outspoken humor, presented in a gift-sized package that’s as irresistible to give as it is to receive.
    Brave Enough Book Cover Picture
    Brave Enough Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $16.95

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    Create Your Own Calm Book Cover Picture
    Create Your Own Calm Book Cover Picture

    Create Your Own Calm

    by Meera Lee Patel

    Bringing together inspiring quotes from great thinkers and writers throughout history and engaging journal prompts and plenty of room to capture your thoughts, the book is a calming breath of fresh air and a quiet space to reflect and recharge in a hectic and uncertain world.
    Create Your Own Calm Book Cover Picture
    Create Your Own Calm Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $16.00

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    We Should All Be Feminists Book Cover Picture
    We Should All Be Feminists Book Cover Picture

    We Should All Be Feminists

    by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    In this personal, eloquently-argued essay—adapted from the much-admired TEDx talk of the same name—Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the twenty-first century, one rooted in inclusion and awareness.
    We Should All Be Feminists Book Cover Picture
    We Should All Be Feminists Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $8.95

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    Christmas in the Country Book Cover Picture
    Christmas in the Country Book Cover Picture

    Christmas in the Country

    by Barbara Collyer and John R. Foley

    A beautiful Little Golden Book about a family lovingly celebrating Christmas, originally published in 1950, is back in print–just in time for the holidays!
    Christmas in the Country Book Cover Picture
    Christmas in the Country Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $4.99

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    Expect a Miracle Book Cover Picture
    Expect a Miracle Book Cover Picture

    Expect a Miracle

    by Danielle Steel

    Danielle Steel shares her favorite words of wisdom, sayings, and quotes that she has turned to time and time again for inspiration and comfort.
    Expect a Miracle Book Cover Picture
    Expect a Miracle Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $16.00

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    We Should All Be Feminists Book Cover Picture
    We Should All Be Feminists Book Cover Picture

    We Should All Be Feminists

    by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    In this personal, eloquently-argued essay—adapted from the much-admired TEDx talk of the same name—Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie offers readers a unique definition of feminism for the twenty-first century, one rooted in inclusion and awareness.
    We Should All Be Feminists Book Cover Picture
    We Should All Be Feminists Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $8.95

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    Gmorning, Gnight! Book Cover Picture
    Gmorning, Gnight! Book Cover Picture

    Gmorning, Gnight!

    by Lin-Manuel Miranda

    From the creator and star of Hamilton, with beautiful illustrations by Jonny Sun, comes a book of affirmations to inspire readers at the beginning and end of each day.
    Gmorning, Gnight! Book Cover Picture
    Gmorning, Gnight! Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $22.00

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    My Smile Diary Book Cover Picture
    My Smile Diary Book Cover Picture

    My Smile Diary

    by Raina Telgemeier

    This sweet-tart prompted diary with a Smile charm is a must-have for the passionate fans who feel that Raina Telgemeier’s multi-million selling graphic novels and memoirs speak directly to the challenges they face.
    My Smile Diary Book Cover Picture
    My Smile Diary Book Cover Picture

    Stationery & Accessories
    $14.99

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    Christmas Cards Mad Libs Book Cover Picture
    Christmas Cards Mad Libs Book Cover Picture

    Christmas Cards Mad Libs

    by P. Sean O’Kane

    For the first time ever, Mad Libs is offering this collection of 21 mailable Christmas cards and letters, so you send something special (and hysterical) to friends and family this holiday season.
    Christmas Cards Mad Libs Book Cover Picture
    Christmas Cards Mad Libs Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $6.99

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    How to Window Box Book Cover Picture
    How to Window Box Book Cover Picture

    How to Window Box

    by Chantal Aida Gordon and Ryan Benoit

    Bright photography and instructions take you from understanding soil and watering needs to personalizing your own box, making this a great primer for anyone who’s green to gardening.
    How to Window Box Book Cover Picture
    How to Window Box Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $14.99

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    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Book Cover Picture
    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Book Cover Picture

    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice

    by Michelle Obama

    Based on Michelle Obama’s bestselling memoir, this gorgeous journal features an intimate and inspiring introduction by the former First Lady and more than 150 inspiring questions and quotes to help you discover—and rediscover—your story.
    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Book Cover Picture
    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $19.99

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    Totally '90s Coloring Book Book Cover Picture
    Totally '90s Coloring Book Book Cover Picture

    Totally ’90s Coloring Book

    by Christina Haberkern

    In a world where everything ’90s is back, from fanny packs and scrunchies to VHS tapes, Totally ’90s Coloring Book offers the perfect combination of nostalgia and coloring fun, together in a hilarious and giftable package from the creator of the popular gift-item and stationery brand Hello Harlot.
    Totally '90s Coloring Book Book Cover Picture
    Totally '90s Coloring Book Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $14.00

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    Punderdome Book Cover Picture
    Punderdome Book Cover Picture

    Punderdome

    by Jo Firestone and Fred Firestone

    From the daughter-father duo that created Brooklyn’s beloved live pun competition, this “punderful card game” (Mashable) is perfect for friends and families, in person or remotely over video chat.
    Punderdome Book Cover Picture
    Punderdome Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $20.00

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    Burn After Writing (Pink) Book Cover Picture
    Burn After Writing (Pink) Book Cover Picture

    Burn After Writing (Pink)

    by Sharon Jones

    The phenomenally popular secret journal filled with private prompts for personal reflection, self-exploration, and fueling creativity.
    Burn After Writing (Pink) Book Cover Picture
    Burn After Writing (Pink) Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $14.00

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