Is someone on your gift list a bookworm? Or perhaps you, yourself, are devoted to all things literary? If books, libraries, and bookstores are a big part of the life of your gift recipient – or if you’re looking for a treat for yourself – we’ve got some ideas for you. Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has penned our Christmas and holiday luxury gift guide with the best gifts for book lovers in 2021, with lots of ideas on what to buy for the bookworms and bibliophiles on your list this year.
As a new mom to an adorable kitten who is now 9 months old (where did the time go?) we are always on the hunt for interesting ways to celebrate all things feline. Little did we know before our little darling arrived that cats have long been the subject of the photographer’s eye. And why not? Beautiful, graceful, mischievous and mysterious, they’re the perfect subject for compelling portraiture that conveys a wide range of emotions. Here are 9 excellent examples of coffee table books of cat photography from some of the world’s best photographers. They’re perfect books for the coffee table of any pet parent – and your little tiger will look adorable perched on top of one of these, too.
New month, new books! Book Light is our Dandelion Chandelier curated list of the most-anticipated new book releases every month, and next up is October 2021. If you ask us, the ideal October read is . So what are the best new books coming out in October 2021? Previously, we’ve shared our picks for the best fall reads this year. But – wait – there’s more! Our intrepid team kept exploring, and here’s what we found: 26 cool new books with rave reviews we can’t wait to read in October 2021, including novels and non-fiction.
What are the best books to read in September 2021? We’ve shared a list of the fantastic new book releases coming in October 2021 and a preview of the best new reads of fall 2021. If you’re in search of still more ideas for what to read next, here’s our take on the 16 best books – novels and non-fiction – to read right now in the month of October. To feel the perfect balance of light and heavy; silly and serious; and excitement and agita that capture the essential vibe of the month. Not just this October, dear reader. Any October.
Sometimes the ultimate luxury gift comes in the color that our gift recipients love most. If someone on your list has a favorite color that they are seriously passionate about, one that perfectly captures their spirit, then read on. We’ve got ideas for colorful luxury Christmas and holiday gifts and what to buy in our 2021 gift guides in every favorite jewel-toned color for her, him and them: red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple. Of course, you might find a couple of things here that you want for yourself, too. That’s totally allowed. Enjoy the season!