A few gift ideas. Something for everyone on your list. Happy Holidays!

7 Gift Ideas from Harvard Book Store
Shopping for the holidays? We happen to think your local bookstore is the perfect spot to find something for everyone on your list. Today we have seven gift ideas -- just a few of the thousands of possibilities waiting to be discovered at Harvard Book Store.
Signed by the Author
Shakespeare, Not Stirred:
Cocktails for Your Everyday Dramas 

For the boozy English major.  " Shakespeare, Not Stirred  is the perfect gift for that friend of yours who fancies himself a lofty intellectual but actually, when you get right down to it, just loves to drink." --Rachel Dratch

Our Price: $17.00

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Please note: Signed books are very limited in quantity. Call the store at 617.661.1515 to have a copy held for you or shipped.  
Staff Recommended
What to Cook & How to Cook It

For the aspiring home cook. "If someone who really didn't cook asked me to recommend one book, without hesitation I would give them this. The step-by-step photo instructions and easy to find ingredients make it an especially great book for an aspiring home cook." --Brad L., Harvard Book Store
 
Our Price: $39.95


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From the Holiday Hundred
Map:
Collected and Last Poems

For the poetry reader.  "Szymborska's skepticism, her merry, mischievous irreverence, and her thirst for the surprise of fresh perception make her the enemy of all tyrannical certainties. Hers is the best of the Western mind -- free, restless, questioning."--The New York Times Book Review
  
Our Price: $25.60
List Price: $32.00


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Signed by the Author
Home
 
For the artsy parent (and kids!) "Artists and design enthusiasts, take note! It's the prettiest picture book of the year. Carson Ellis (whose art you might recognize from The Decemberists) offers a modern riff on classics like  A House is a House For Me. " --Liz S., Harvard Book Store

Our Price: $13.59
List Price: $16.99

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Staff Recommended
The Traitor Baru Cormorant

For the Game of Thrones fan. "I was blown away by this book's power and its truth." --Rachel S., Harvard Book Store

"A crucial, necessary book -- a book that looks unflinchingly into the self-replicating virus of empire, asks the hardest questions, and dares to answer them." --NPR.org  
  
Our Price: $25.99


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From the Holiday Hundred
Frederick Law Olmsted:
Plans and Views of Public Parks

For anyone who loves a walk in the park. This gorgeous volume takes readers on a uniquely conceived tour of notable landscapes, including Boston's "Emerald Necklace." No such guide to Olmsted's parks has ever been published.
  
Our Price: $59.96
List Price: $74.95


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"You can never get a cup of tea large enough or a book long enough to suit me." --C.S. Lewis
Only at Harvard Book Store
Harvard Book Store Illustrated Mug

For the bookish tea drinker. Our gorgeous Harvard Book Store storefront mug, illustrated by Andrew J. Brozyna and just unveiled this year.
  
Our Price: $9.99
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