Since I just posted my 2021 Holiday Reading List, and seeing as today’s Festive Tasks square reveal is actually for a square called “Holiday Shopping”, CrimeReads’s 2021 Holiday Gift Guide sent me down another few rabbit holes. I happily took the plunge so you won’t have to … (or maybe you will, after all). You’re welcome. 😀
Book-inspired candles by Frostbeard Studios
Book cover mugs by Penguin UK
Only Murders in the Building Holy Trinity candles by flamingfeminist on Etsy
Book cover custom paintings by Ideal Bookshelf
1970s Pulp Fiction-style album covers by Todd Alcott on Etsy
Stanley Chow (of The New Yorker) signed art prints via Egoiste Gallery on Etsy
Murder Mystery game, Vintage Bookshelf Clue edition, and Agatha Christie book cover pyjama from Anthropologie
Book cover clutch bags by Olympia Le-Tan
Fictional hotel stationary notepaper from Books are Magic
Aaaad last but not least:
The Mysteries of Harris Burdick and The Chronicles of Harris Burdick, by Chris Van Allsburg: Eerie illustrations for stories never written, and the stories subsequently inspired by those illustrations, by a group of authors including Kate DiCamillo, Cory Doctorow, Stephen King, Tabitha King, Lois Lowry, Gregory Maguire, Walter Dean Myers,Louis Sachar, Lemony Snicket, and others.
Happy gift browsing!