10 Literary Gifts for Book Lovers that are under $25

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There are a ton of great gifts for book lovers that that aren't books but are still fun and well received. Being a book lover myself, I've created a list of budget-friendly gifts for bookworms that I know they'll absolutely adore. These will have them dreaming of being curled up on a rainy afternoon with a good book in no time! (And if you're looking for a gift for me, family and friends, look no further 😉 )

These literary gifts are the perfect find for under $25. From cocktail books to scarfs with quotes, you're bound to find something for your favorite book lover. #giftguide #booklover #frugal

Tequila Mockingbird: Cocktails with a Literary Twist

Ok, so my first pick is a book - but with good reason. What goes together better than books and coffee? Books and booze, of course! This is THE perfect book for book lovers! Add some spice to your favorite bibliophile's book club night with these literary drink recipes. With recipes that put a twist on classic novels, such as "Are You There God, It's Me, Margarita" and "Love in the Time of Kahlua", they'll be giggling in no time. This book includes 65 recipes as well as tidbits, drinking games, and more.
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Out of Print Literary and Book-Themed Canvas Tote Carrying Bag for Book Lovers, Readers, and Bibliophiles

These adorable totes are the perfect way to carry your library books. Made in the US with 100% cotton, they measure 15" wide by 17" high with an inner pocket. These totes come in about a zillion different designs - many of them are illustrations of your favorite book, while others are cute book related sayings.
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Wicked Witch Bookmark

Bookmarks are the perfect way to show some character - or part of one! These Wicked Witch legs are handmade from polymer clay and are a fun way to acknowledge a favorite childhood story. If your favorite book lover enjoys escaping to Oz, these ruby slippers are the perfect way to get there.
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Bright Powerful LED for Bookworms
This is one of the best gadgets for book lovers! With this awesome LED book light, climbing into bed doesn't mean you have to stop reading. Just clip this durable, lightweight LED to your book and enjoy. Assuming you can actually put the book down before finishing it, this handy light works as a bookmark as well. Comes with batteries and ready to use - just turn it on.
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Paddywax Library Collection Scented Soy Wax Candle

These woodsy scented candles are the perfect gift for book lovers with a favorite author. Each soy candle comes packaged in a gift box complete with the author's picture, bio and includes copper foil stamped labels. With a burn time of 60+ hours, it's the perfect way to create a haven to curl up and read in.
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Just One More Chapter Throw Pillow Case Book Lover Quotes Cushion Cover

If being a book nerd could be summed up in just one phrase, this would be it for me! This 18" x 18" machine washable cotton linen pillow case is a perfect addition to any book lover's reading nook. Or couch. Or bed. Or, pretty much anywhere.
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Knock Knock Personal Library Kit

This one is at the top of my list for cool gifts for book lovers. If you know a book lover that lends out books - but tends to forget to who - this will easily end their misery of missing books. This classic bestseller is a great way to keep track of who's borrowed which book, so you'll never lose another one again. As a personal note, I worked in our school library in the fifth grade, when these cards were still used. Let me say, they are so much fun to stamp. Be forewarned that this gift is a huge source of power, and should be used responsibly. 😉
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Bookmarks are for Quitters Coffee Mug

For the hardcore book reader, I suggest this hilarious ceramic mug. At 11 oz, this mug is perfect for sipping their favorite drink while marathon reading through a new and exciting book. It's also a fun secret Santa gift for book lovers who you know enjoy a heap of humor with their mochas.
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Novel Teas - Modern American Classics Teabags Tagged with Literary Quotes

A great addition to a book lovers gift basket (or paired with the mug above), these teas are a fine companion to any book. Each teabag is tagged with a literary quote, and is made with English Breakfast tea. As the description says, read 'em and steep!
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Scarf with Literary Quotes

For bookish gifts that are stylish and fun, look no further. This beautiful infinity loop literary scarf is lightweight enough for any season and works as a great conversation starter. Made with a rayon-poly blend jersey fabric and shipped in a reusable zippered pouch, these literary scarfs are perfect for wearing your favorite literary quotes for all to see.
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