Thursday, December 9, 2010

My Reviews: 10 Gift Ideas

Merry Christmas!  It's been rather quite here in my little corner of cyberspace.  Between computer issues and my husband being home for a "staycation", blogging time has been hard to find.  But here I am, with 10 ideas for Christmas gifts!  Another TOS Crew member (I can't remember who or I would give her credit) suggested sharing gift ideas from the reviews we have done and I loved the idea.  So here are ten items I believe would make good gifts, along with what type of person would enjoy them most.  They are in no particular order and not all of them were "review products" (Um...yeah, I wish I had received a Nook to review!), but all of them are recommended. I tried to keep them somewhat varied (you'll see a lot of books, but they are in different genres).  The link will bring you to my review, for more info!

You know that guy who has books piled everywhere?  Or the one whose music collection takes up every wall in their living room?  How about the girl with the file boxes of comics?  This is a great gift for that collector in your life!  I know a number of people who would love this!

A non-fiction book from someone who's been there.  Encouraging without being belittling.  A perfect gift for your friends or family in full time ministry.  I think I need to re-read it myself.

These books are beautiful enough to be given as a gift to that young reader in your life.  Love them!

Do you have someone on your list that enjoys biographies?  I'm not a big fan of them myself, but this story was gripping and powerful.  

I'm still on a quest to change the homeschool stereotype!  These would be a great choice for that fun mom on your list- and they're comfortable too.

For those who love historical romance, this is an excellent choice.  Again, it's not a favorite genre of mine, but this book was well done and should please anyone who enjoys this style.

I'm still loving my Nook, and it's even better with the newest software upgrade which allows you to sort and shelve your documents as you please.  This is on the wishlists of many, I am sure!

This is a must have for the person who loves action sci-fi.  It's on my list to read again, it's that good.  Your Sci-fi loving friend will thank you.

Do you have a friend who's just... well... weird?  A little noir bizzare in the head?  Remind you a bit if me, in fact?  Yeah, then this is the book choice for them.  This is a weird little book, and absolutely well done.  See, I even give you choices for the odd character in your life. I'm special like that.

This review will be posted next Wednesday, but I couldn't leave it out.  Great game for the family.  More info to come next week! (We have Say Anything too- lots of fun!)

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