Top 5 books to gift a book lover
The merry festival of Christmas is right around the corner. The New Year is just a stone’s throw away. Amid a tough 2020 that threw all sorts of surprises at us, books were there to comfort us. And now with a continuous dip in temperature, the need to cozy up with a good book increases manifolds. During winter, all a book lover would ever need is a warm book to snuggle under a blanket. And yes, a cup of coffee sets the mood just right, isn’t it?
It’s time to bid good bye to the monster of a year 2020 turned out to be. It is a time to let go of the past and look forward to the new. It’s time to reinvent ourselves and march ahead to embrace a better version of ourselves. It’s time to give each other books for what could be a better gift than them! Books impart wisdom, warmth, and a collective sense of being. So, here we bring to you a list of top 5 books from our most affordable online bookstore that you might give your loved ones this New Year!
1. Ikigai by Héctor García and Francesc Miralles
Ikigai is a Japanese concept that translates to the purpose of being. Quite literally, it means the reason behind jumping out of bed every morning. This book is much-revered read amongst the readers community for how easily it teaches us to center our lives around our Ikigai. This book helps one to discover their reason to live and find a balance thereby, directing one to lead a fulfilling life.
2. Sapiens, Homo Deus, 21 Lessons for the 21st Century by Yuval Noah Harari
Harari’s brilliant book has a lot to offer for an inquisitive brain. Right from his groundbreaking Sapiens to his latest 21 Lessons for the 21st Century, Harari makes sure to give a deeper insight into what’s happening around us. If there’s one collection you want to add to your shelf, make sure it’s this!
3. Becoming by Michelle Obama
Becoming is the popular memoir of the First Lady, Michelle Obama. This book offers a deep look into her meaningful life filled with disappointments and wonder. It documents her growing up on the South Side of Chicago to living under the media glare at White House. Michelle managed all her roles - that of a wife, mother, and woman - with ease and perfection. Gift this book to a woman you admire and cherish.
4. Man's Search for Meaning by Viktor Frankl
Viktor Frankl’s memoir, Man's Search for Meaning, draws on descriptions of life in Nazi death camps. The book has continued to inspire generations with its life lessons. The author expresses the tormenting experiences of his companions in the Nazi camps with unflinchin tenacity. By the end, the book delivers a key lesson of finding meaning amid suffering.
5. The Forty Rules of Love by Elif Shafak
If there’s anything we need something badly today, it’s love. The world needs love to overcome the rough patches. This book has two parallel narratives - one contemporary and the other set in the thirteenth century. After Ella, a literary agent, reads a manuscript, she embarks on a journey to meet its author. This much-loved book has sufi touch and lyrical narrative that’d resonate with you on multiple levels.
We hope this list of amazing books will bring a smile to your loved one’s face. Check out these books on our online bookstore at the most affordable rates.