Whether you’re obsessed with revelatory true crime stories, are always finding yourself engulfed in a fictitious adventure story or can’t get enough of testing out new recipes in the kitchen, there’s a book out there waiting for you that you won’t be able to put down — and that means there’s a book out there perfect for gifting this holiday season!
Check out our top picks for must-read books to grab before the end of 2019, whether you need a stocking stuffer, a white elephant gift or something to accompany you on the plane for your upcoming winter vacation — or trip home to see the folks!
Epstein: Dead Men Tell No Tales
The mysterious death of Jeffrey Epstein didn’t only spawn an influx of internet conspiracy theories — it also had investigative journalists Dylan Howard, Melissa Cronin and James Robertson diving deep into the truth of the billionaire’s life and the convenient timing of his demise. True crime junkies won’t be able to get enough of this thrilling nonfiction bombshell!See it!
Pre-order Epstein: Dead Men Tell No Tales starting at just $17 at Amazon, released December 3, 2019! Please note, prices are accurate at the date of publication, December 2, 2019, but are subject to change.
Nothing Fancy: Unfussy Food for Having People Over
We’re not all chefs; that’s why Alison Roman created this bestselling cookbook. It recognizes the fact that food-related gatherings should be fun, and that taste is always more important than presentation!See it!
Get Nothing Fancy: Unfussy Food for Having People Over starting at just $16 at Amazon! Please note, prices are accurate at the date of publication, December 2, 2019, but are subject to change.
Little Fires Everywhere
Chances are you’ve seen this Celeste Ng novel around — and you’re about to see a lot more of it, because it’s soon to be a Hulu limited series starring Reese Witherspoon and Kerry Washington. Read up before the premiere!See it!
The Little Book of Hygge: Danish Secrets to Happy Living
Danish people are known as the happiest in the world, so what’s their secret? This book by Meik Wiking tells all. It teaches us how to get truly comfortable, live in the now, build relationships, treat ourselves and so much more!See it!
Get The Little Book of Hygge: Danish Secrets to Happy Living starting at just $10 at Amazon! Please note, prices are accurate at the date of publication, December 2, 2019, but are subject to change.
The Testaments: The Sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale
You read the first book. You’ve watched every season of the Hulu original series. It’s time to read Margaret Atwood’s sequel to the ever-popular The Handmaid’s Tale already and see her take on the fate of Gilead!See it!
Over the Top: A Raw Journey to Self-Love
Queer Eye‘s beloved beauty guru, Jonathan Van Ness, wasn’t always the ball of sunshine we know him to be today. In his memoir, he reveals his struggles from childhood to adulthood, and even discusses his HIV status, never forgetting to throw in his signature humor, along with constant reminders to take care of ourselves — starting from the inside!See it!
The Last Charles Manson Tapes: Evil Lives Beyond the Grave
True crime is so big right now that we just needed to throw another pick in here. It’s been 50 years since the tragic and shocking murder of Sharon Tate, but authors Dylan Howard and Andy Tillett are still uncovering and releasing new information, interviews and exclusive transcripts examining Charles Manson’s serial killer legacy.See it!
Get The Last Charles Manson Tapes: Evil Lives Beyond the Grave starting at just $10 at Amazon! Please note, prices are accurate at the date of publication, December 2, 2019, but are subject to change.
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