Gift Ideas Archive

Adventure

Adventure

Adventures are broadly defined as an exciting experience or activity. It is something that we all need and love to enjoy. To celebrate summer, our staff has put together a list of some great adventure ideas for you and your family to partake. We promise we have something for everyone from a mouth-watering BBQ adventure with your taste buds to relaxing vacation ideas and guides. And for those who enjoy extreme activities, we have plenty of suggestions to satisfy even the most hardcore adrenaline junkie. Lastly, for those who want want something more mentally stimulating...we have some trending pop-culture suggestions to dive into. So enjoy the rest of the summer by having yourself an adventure! Read more.

Travel

Travel

With summer time fast approaching, it is the perfect season to get off your couch and do a bit of traveling. Our Travel Gift Guide not only provides you amazing destinations to visit around the world, but also recommends great activities you can enjoy while you are there. So whether you are hiking in a national park or taking pictures in Europe, have fun, get creative, and enjoy yourself! Read more.

Spring Activities

Spring Activities

It's SPRING time!!! Nothing signifies the start of this amazing season better then spending time outdoors and engaging in new and fun projects. That's why we're so excited to share our Spring Activities Guide. It includes topics on physical outdoor activities, gardening, and home decorating. We even include in a special section dedicated to those special furry pets in your life. So come and find a new hobby and activity this Spring. We can't wait! Read more.

love and relationships

Love & Relationships

A good relationship has love, humor, food, and fun. Our Love and Relationship gift guide has you covered on all of those topics with the most popular books on those subject. From fabulous recipes for food lovers, self-help books for those in need of a personal alignment, to a stories of a wonderful marriages. Let these authors help you win the game of love. Read more.

back to school

Back To School

With the start of a New Year upon us, do you know what time it is? It's Back to School time. Now with our vast selection, Alibris wants to be your destination for all your school needs from Textbooks to items for your dorm. To accompany those must-haves, we also came up with awesome suggestions for you to spend your free time. You can dive into adventures and worlds through our section on "Literary Best Reads" or prepare for your next steps with items in our Graduate School section.
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Gift Guide for Holidays

Holidays

What happens when you combine turkey, presents, and mistletoe together? It creates everyone's favorite time of the year - the Winter Holiday Season. Tis the season to entertain family and friends, listen to joyful holiday music, enjoy winter sports, and prepare for the new Star Wars movie. So celebrate the holidays by browsing through our Holiday Gift Guide. We're positive you will find something amazing for yourself and your loved ones!
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Gift Guide for Halloween

Halloween

What kind of dog does Dracula have? Answer: A Bloodhound. We celebrate Halloween; that holiday for kids of all ages. Try knocking on your neighbor's door in July, and asking for free candy, and let us know how that goes. It's time to do the Monster Mash with Frankenstein, The Wolf Man, The Mummy, and all your pals until at least the witching hour.
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Gift Guide for Business

Business

It's time for business, so stop fooling around, and start reading. In this gift guide we present books on starting and building your career. We also highlight travel, classical music, and mystery so there is something here for everyone. Each and every one of these items would make a wonderful gift, so shop with us today, and make someone happy.
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bts gift guide

Back to School

It's Back to School time, and we want to be your place for Textbooks and Campus Life, so check out our recommendations in both of those categories. Then life can't be all school and no play so have a little fun with our DIY projects and Dark Fantasy books. The Dark Fantasy books, are extra special, as they were all chosen by our Facebook fans. Read away!
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celebration

Celebration

We have a lot to celebrate in life. We wanted to take the opportunity to celebrate some fun topics that really go together like summer, ice cream, parties, and comics. Picture if you will a summer BBQ at the beach. Grandma is serving ice cream to everyone but the kids are off reading comics and playing in the surf. That's the summer vibe we want to give off in this gift guide. Let's take away your stress and place you in a party mood as you browse through this gift guide.
Come celebrate!

earth and nature

Exploring

This guide is all about exploration and adventure. We all take different paths as we live our lives, but adventure is always just around the corner. Nowhere is that more true than at Alibris as books can take you on travels, real and imagined, that you may not have been able to experience otherwise. We believe that reading is your key to exploration and adventure. So come explore our books, including some of our favorite travel books, and let them inspire your own travels and adventures.
Come explore with us!

earth and nature

Science Fiction

Science fiction has been called the "literature of ideas" and at Alibris we couldn't agree more. Science fiction is imagination taking you to the future of technology, allowing for travel across time & space, exploring the wonders of parallel universes and discovering alien lifeforms. When you read or watch science fiction you participate in some of the greatest adventures ever conceptualized. This guide celebrates science fiction by sharing our favorites books and movies of the genre.
Come explore with us!

earth and nature

Earth & Nature

Earth, nature and the environment are a big deal at Alibris. We make a point to recycle, volunteer our time and keep up our company compost bin. That's why we're so excited to share our Earth and Nature Guide. It includes topics on going and growing organic, gardening, fun things for kids to do on Earth Day and travelling. Finally, we're extremely excited to share with you some of our favorite books that capture our planet from space.
Come check it out!

womens history

Women in History

Our focus in this gift guide is squarely on some of the most remarkable and influential women in history. Alibris has thousands of books on how women have, and continue, to shape societies across the world. From 20th century history, to the boardroom and all the way to the edges of space look no further than our guide to find truly remarkable stories. Read more.

Healthy Cooking

Healthy Cooking

We all love to dream that we can cook like the best chefs in the world. This gift guide will help you do just that with the added twist of making it healthy. Here are some of the popular cooking topics for which we've found some of the most informative cookbooks: healthy cooking, desserts, and our vegan and vegetarian favorites. Finally, to rinse it all down, we've included our favorite books on beverages. Salute! Read more.