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December 19, 2017

Itty bitty gifts

To be the absolute perfect stocking stuffer, it helps to actually fit inside a stocking! These books may be small in size, but they are huge in laughs, sass, cuteness and joy.

STARRED REVIEW
December 19, 2017

Itty bitty gifts

To be the absolute perfect stocking stuffer, it helps to actually fit inside a stocking! These books may be small in size, but they are huge in laughs, sass, cuteness and joy.

December 19, 2017

Itty bitty gifts

To be the absolute perfect stocking stuffer, it helps to actually fit inside a stocking! These books may be small in size, but they are huge in laughs, sass, cuteness and joy.

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To be the absolute perfect stocking stuffer, it helps to actually fit inside a stocking! These books may be small in size, but they are huge in laughs, sass, cuteness and joy.


A Charm of Goldfinches and Other Wild Gatherings: Quirky Collective Nouns of the Animal Kingdom

Best for:
Grammar nerds and animals lovers.

Why they’ll love it:
Through simple, colorful illustrations, they’ll pick up plenty of New Year’s Eve party trivia on collective nouns like “an ostentation of peacocks” and “a quiver of cobras.”

Favorite quote:
“There are many different kinds of buntings around the world and they are all as cute as a baby turtle’s birthday party.”


On Being Awesome: A Unified Theory of How Not to Suck

Best for:
Your punk cousin who used to skate in empty parking lots.

Why they’ll love it:
A professional skater offers in-your-face, nonsucky life advice, with tips on how to manage lame personalities such as the thunder-stealer, preference dictator, bores and fake-ass people.

Favorite quote:
“Being simply sucky is the basic case of suckiness: We encounter a social opening and fail to take it up.”


Daphne and Daisy: Pawtraits of Sausage Style

Best for:
Rabid dog-stagram fans; those who are known to sometimes wear a fancy hat.

Why they’ll love it:  
Two insanely cute dachshund sisters are caught on camera dressed up in huge sunglasses, assorted hats, pompoms, glittery heels and more.

Favorite quote:
“Favourite TV series, Sausage in the City, starring Carrie Bradpaw.”


Lagom: The Swedish Art of Balanced Living

Best for:
Your sister-in-law whose KonMari purge left the house sadly bereft of cozy wool throws.

Why they’ll love it:
This Swedish guide is like an Ikea catalog for your whole life. Nothing will ever be the same after you balance style and comfort by piling your hair in a Lykke Li bun, master the art of making Glögg and counter negative self-talk with oversize scarves.

Favorite quote:
“If you know what’s ‘just enough,’ why go overboard?”

A Charm of Goldfinches and Other Wild Gatherings
By Matt Sewell
Ten Speed

ISBN 9780399579394

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A Charm of Goldfinches and Other Wild Gatherings

A Charm of Goldfinches and Other Wild Gatherings

illustrated by Matt Sewell
Ten Speed
ISBN 9780399579394
On Being Awesome

On Being Awesome

By Nick Riggle
Penguin
ISBN 9780143130901
Daphne and Daisy

Daphne and Daisy

By Rachel Burke
Hardie Grant
ISBN 9781743793169
Lagom

Lagom

By Linnea Dunne
Running Press
ISBN 9780762463756

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