Make eBooks Into Decent Gifts

Column by Peter Derk
Giving eBooks is awesome, but it feels a little cold, a little robotic. Let's make them a little more warm, a little more fun, and hey, a little sexy where applicable.

10 Holiday Gifts to Give Your Horror Hound

Column by Sadie Hartmann December 6, 2021
Need suggestions on what to buy the Horror Hound in your life this holiday season? Have no fear. I have some great ideas!

Valentine's Day Gifts for Writers

Column by Christoph Paul February 7, 2020
A very serious gift-giving guide for those in love with a writer.

What Writers REALLY Want for the Holidays

Column by Annie Neugebauer
What do writers REALLY want for the holidays? A group of 11 authors share their honest answers, sneakily publishing their wish lists whilst giving you great ideas for the writers in your life. ;)

8 Weird And Wonderful Books To Give This Holiday Season

Column by Stephanie Bonjack
Give the splendid humans in your life something they'll truly enjoy this holiday season!

10 Books to Gift Your Enemies

Column by Gabino Iglesias December 12, 2018
For some reason you have to buy a gift for someone you hate. Well, here's a list to help you with that.

17 Books You MUST Own To Enjoy

Column by Peter Derk December 11, 2018
A list of books that you really should own. Not to mention they make great gifts for book lovers.

Why You Should Never Buy A Writer A Notebook

Column by Peter Derk
Is a notebook your go-to gift for writers? Maybe it's time to rethink it.

Holiday Gifts I Would Give To Famous Authors

Column by Peter Derk
'Tis better to give than receive. After receiving so many great reads from these authors, it's time to give back.

LitReactor's Black Friday Picks for Readers and Writers

Column by Peter Derk
Treat yo self without leaving the house, without sleeping on the sidewalk, and without being convicted of manslaughter when you trample a big box greeter.

Why Giving Books as Christmas Presents is a Bad Idea

Column by Bart Bishop December 22, 2016
A walk through the author's history of Christmas gift fails and why anything but books is a better present.

A Literary Gift Guide for Witches

Column by George Cotronis December 14, 2016
Some book and film suggestions for the special witch in your life this holiday season.

Tech and Product Round-up: Holiday Gift Guide Edition

Column by Christopher Shultz
Gifts that everyone wants under the Christmas tree this year...but do writers actually need them?

7 Coffee Table Books for the Nerd in Your Life

Column by Stephanie Bonjack
This holiday season, give the nerd in your life a gift book s/he will actually read.

5 Gifts for Writers That Will Motivate Their Lazy Asses

Column by Max Booth III
If you've ever given a writer a notebook for Christmas, you might be an asshole.

Ridiculously Extravagant Gifts For Writers And Their Cheap Alternatives

Column by Peter Derk December 2, 2016
Do you love the writer in your life? Prove it. WITH MONEY!

Gift Ideas: A Book For Every Family Member

Column by Christine J. Schmidt
The holidays are here, and we all know the best gift is a book.

10 Holiday Gifts Every Book Lover Needs This Year

Column by Kimberly Turner
These 10 gifts for the bibliophile in your life will ensure that everything else your loved one receives looks totally lame by comparison... and isn't that what the season is truly about?

Great Geek Gift Ideas For The Holidays

Column by Kelly Thompson December 12, 2014
Fun ideas for all the geeks you love, or just some things you should get for yourself!

You're—I mean YOUR—Complete Grammarian Gift Guide

Column by Taylor Houston
10 Gifts for the Oxford-Comma-Obsessed Word Nerd in your life.
Beautiful You by Chuck Palahniuk

Barnes And Noble Reveals Black Friday Battle Plan

News by Peter Derk November 26, 2014
Barnes and Noble plans to use signed, in-store editions to bring customers through the doors on Black Friday.

Testing Lab: Gifts For Writers

Column by Peter Derk September 26, 2014
We get hands-on with 8 different gifts and gadgets for writers.

10 Books To Give To Your Crush

Column by Christine J. Schmidt June 12, 2014
Say it with a book!

10 Great Geek Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Column by Kelly Thompson December 13, 2013
10 great gifts for the geeks in your life, from comics to books and beyond.

Ten Unbeatable Holiday Gifts for Book Lovers

Column by Kimberly Turner December 6, 2013
Why endure door-bustin’ mall shenanigans when you can find perfect gifts without leaving the comfort of home? We've got you covered with 10 presents sure to delight every bibliophile on your list.