Book Recommendations Newsletter - May 2012
For Mother’s Day give your mom a gift that will come all year long with our wonderful book of the month gifts designed just for her. In addition to our special Mother’s Day gift recommendations, we have great May book recommendations for everyone in the family.
Deirdre and Susheela, GiftLit Founders
Mother’s Day Gift Recommendations
Wouldn’t your mom love to receive a reminder of your love all year long? Our beautifully packaged book of the month gifts are hand-selected for women and will come each month to remind her that you are thinking of her long after Mother’s Day has passed.
Favorites for Women - Book of the Month Gift - With fiction to be savored and insightful nonfiction, this collection of our experts' favorites will be a gift that any mom will treasure. Browse all our gifts for women.
Fiction for Women - Book of the Month Gift - With stories of wisdom, humor, and love, these novels are chosen for their special appeal to women and make an ideal gift for any mom who likes fiction. Browse all our gifts for women.
May Book Recommendations
Children’s Book Recommendations
For Ages 2 to 5
I'll Save You Bobo! by Eileen Rosenthal
Part of our Favorites for Boys Age 2-5 collection.
See more recommendations for ages 2-5.
For Ages 5 to 8
Brothers at Bat: The True Story of an Amazing All-Brother Baseball Team by Audrey Vernick
Part of our Favorites for Boys Age 5-8 collection.
See more recommendations for ages 5-8.
For Ages 8 to 10
The Legend of Diamond Lil ( J.J. Tully Mysteries (Hardcover) ) by Doreen Cronin
Part of our Page Turners Age 8-10 collection.
See more recommendations for ages 8-10.
For Ages 10 to 12
Jake and Lily by Jerry Spinelli
Part of our Great New Releases Age 10-12 collection.
See more recommendations for ages 10-12.
For Ages 12 to 14
The Drowned Cities by Paolo Bacigalupi
Part of our Fantasy & Magic Age 12-14 collection.
See more recommendations for ages 12-14.
Teen Book Recommendations
For Teen Girls
Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
Part of our Fiction for Teen Girls collection.
See more recommendations for teens.
For Teen Boys
Dying to Know You by Aidan Chambers
Part of our Fiction for Teen Boys collection.
See more recommendations for teens.
Adult Book Recommendations
Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen
Part of our Favorites for Women collection.
See more recommendations for women.
Sacre Bleu: A Comedy D'Art by Christopher Moore
Part of our Favorites for Men collection.
See more recommendations for men.
For Fiction Fans
The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan
Part of our Great New Hardcover Fiction collection.
See more fiction recommendations.
For Nonfiction Fans
Enemies: A History of the FBI by Tim Weiner
Part of our Great New Hardcover Nonfiction collection.
See more nonfiction recommendations.
Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed
Part of our Biographies & Memoirs collection.
See more recommendations for couples.
For Mystery Fans
Prague Fatale by Philip Kerr
Part of our Mysteries & Thrillers collection.
See more mystery and thriller recommendations.
Family Book Recommendations
Outside Your Window: A First Book of Nature by Nicola Davies
Part of our Read Aloud Ages 4-8 collection.
See more recommendations for family reads.
Toad Cottages & Shooting Stars: Grandma's Bag of Tricks by Sharon Lovejoy
Part of our Family Activities Ages 3-8 collection.
See more recommendations for family activities.
We hope you share our love of literature and passion to inspire people of all ages to read and will consider GiftLit for your next gift purchase.