Gift ideas for bibliophiles!
Books are gifts you can open again and again. So here is a selection for all fiction readers based on themes/main characters:
Books with a great POC main character: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian by S Alexie, Island Beneath the Sea by I Allende, The Unfinished Song series by T Maya, The Obeahman’s dagger by N Daniels, The Lunar Chronicles by S Meyer, Six of Crows and Crooked Kingdom by L Bardugo
Books for the bibliophile to be: the Harry Potter series by JK Rowling
Can’t put it down traditional “cheesy” romance: Rhyn trilogy by L Ford
Romance where the main heroine is not a girly girl: Lola & the Boy next Door by S. Perkins, Forget Nico by GB Amman, Eleanor & Park by R Rowell, War of the Fae series by E Casey, Graceling series by K Cashore, The Lunar Chronicles by S Meyer
Books where the main character suffers of eating disorders: Sex-O-S by GB Amman
Books that take place in India: Shantaram by GD Roberts
YA Romance where the male interests are exceptionally smart: A Thousand Pieces of You by C Gray
Books were the male lead is sensitive and smart: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian by S Alexie, I’ll Give you the Sun by J Nelson, The Little Prince by Antoine De Saint Exupery, the Harry Potter series by JK Rowling
Books dealing with the first time: Sex-O-S by GB Amman
Books with a main character dealing with autism: Born on a Blue Day by Daniet Tammet, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon, Memoirs of an Imaginary Friend by Matthew Dicks (actually narrated from the point of view of the imaginary friend ^_^)
*Please reblog adding your own recommendations*
In particular, RECOMMENDATIONS NEEDED FOR:
-Books with trans main characters
-Books with lesbian main characters
-Books with bi main characters
-Books with asexual main characters
Coming from yours truly soon: books about addiction, abusive relationships, controlling boyfriends (not in a good light), books about women in science, books about immigrating in the US.
Who am I to give you recommendations?
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