We all have those people in our lives that constantly have a book on them, just in case there’s a lull in which they can sneak a couple chapters. Those loved ones who would rather curl up with a good book than watch a movie or play a game of catch. For those beloved book treasurers, we packaged up our top favorite titles that will thrill your reader to unwrap.
For the Hopeless Romantic
1. A Touch Of Frost: After his train is robbed at gunpoint, Remington Frost awakens from a blow to find the bandits gone…along with the woman he was shadowing for protection. No stranger to risk, Remington will do what it takes to bring Phoebe Apple to safety and her kidnappers to justice.
2. Alaska Home: Christian, the youngest O’Halloran brother, has a problem, and her name is Mariah Douglas. The Midnight Sons secretary is always losing his messages, misplacing his files and generally creating chaos. Despite that, he can’t get her out of his mind…
3.The Christmas Wish: Identical twin boys Zeke and Zach want only one gift from Santa this year: a new wife for their lonely single dad, Mac Taylor, a builder who fixes things up in their small town.
4.Windswept: Originally written under the pseudonym Deborah Martin, this unforgettable tale of mystery, treasure, and passion is back in print at last and newly revised for today’s audience!
For the Lit Buff
1.The Handmaids Tale: Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk to food markets whose signs are now pictures instead of words because women are no longer allowed to read.
2.The Jane Austen Project: Perfect for fans of Jane Austen, this engrossing debut novel offers an unusual twist on the legacy of one of the world’s most celebrated and beloved authors: two researchers from the future are sent back in time to meet Jane and recover a suspected unpublished novel.
3.Lion: This is the miraculous and triumphant story of Saroo Brierley, a young man who used Google Earth to rediscover his childhood life and home in an incredible journey from India to Australia and back again…
4.Dreamcatcher: From master storyteller, Stephen King comes his classic #1 New York Times bestseller about four friends who encounter evil in the Maine woods.
For the Thrill Seeker
1.Extreme Prey: After the events in Gathering Prey, Lucas Davenport finds himself in a very unusual situation—no longer employed by the Minnesota BCA. His friend the governor is just cranking up a presidential campaign, though, and he invites Lucas to come along as part of his campaign staff.
2.The Awakening: My name is Amelia Gray, and I’m a cemetery restorer who lives with the dead. An anonymous donor has hired me to restore Woodbine Cemetery, a place where the rich and powerful bury their secrets.
3.Ink and Bone: Twenty-year-old Finley Montgomery is rarely alone. Visited by people whom others can’t see and haunted by prophetic dreams she has never been able to control or understand, Finley is terrified by the things that happen to her.
4.Everything’s Eventual: Whether writing about the dead, the near dead, or the mundane dreads of life, international and #1 bestselling author Stephen King is in terrifying top form with this collection of fourteen short stories.
For the Foodie
1. Trisha’s Table: The country music superstar, Food Network standout, and bestselling author shows how delicious and wholesome dishes are part of a balanced lifestyle.
2.Come and Get It: Screeeeeech! Reality check! Okay, let’s face it: With school, sports, work, obligations, and activities pulling us in a million directions, not many of us can spend that amount of time in the kitchen anymore! What we really need are simple, scrumptious, doable recipes that solve the challenge of serving up hearty, satisfying food (that tastes amazing!) day after day, week after week without falling into a rut and relying on the same old rotation of meals. Cooking should be fun, rewarding, and it definitely should feed your soul (and feed the people in your household in the process)!
3.Christmas Cookie Jar: Pass the cookie platter, please! Frosted sugar cookies, twisty pinwheels, soft gingerbread…all the classics (and some new favorites!) are inside. Combining the timeless appeal of our hardcover cookbooks with the visual inspiration of our 101 Photo series, this reissue is a fresh take on one of our bestselling Christmas titles.
4.150 Best Ever Cast Iron Skillet Recipes: Looking for more great ways to use your trusty cast-iron skillet? This book is packed with delicious homestyle recipes that are sure to put the sizzle back into supper…breakfast, lunch and party time too!