Looking for some awesome, unique gift ideas for kids who love reading? With some help from our expert panel of children, we’ve compiled the ultimate list of the best tried-and-tested gifts for book worms. From hilarious story books and fact-filled encyclopedias to interactive journals, here are our top picks!
Best Gifts for Book Worms:
- Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls
- Aliens Love Underpants
- Factopia – 400 Crazily Connected Facts
- Burn After Writing – Interactive Book
- The World’s Most Pointless Animals… Or Are They?
- Britannica – All New Children’s Encyclopedia
1 Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls , $35.00 $35.00
Inspirational bedtime reading
Who needs fairy tales when you’ve got all of these amazing tales about real-life superwomen? This New York Times bestseller contains 100 stories about inspiring women throughout history. It’s chronicled in fairy tale format and features vibrant full-page illustrations by 60 different female artists. Learn all about scientists, artists, activists, and warrior queens. Inspiring, educational, and highly entertaining. Makes a beautiful gift that parents and children will treasure for years to come!
2 Aliens Love Underpants , $17.99 $17.99
Out of Stock
A laugh-out-loud funny book
Get ready to giggle because aliens are here to steal your underpants! This delightfully wacky story is told in funny rhyming stanzas. What’s the book about, exactly? Well, aliens hold underpants races, try to squeeze themselves into long johns, and all kinds of underwear-related hijinks. Basically, these zany aliens will stop at nothing to try to get a hold of our underpants, because as everyone knows, there is no underwear in space… A huge hit with kids, and a fabulous way to laugh together!
3 Factopia – 400 Crazily Connected Facts , $15.99 $15.99
Perfect for curious kids
Book worms will love this brainy book, which contains all kinds of unbelievable and hilarious facts, all true and all verified by Britannica. Did you know that the average dog can understand 165 words? Or that goats have rectangular pupils, or that the sunsets on Mars are blue? Hop from topic to topic while making fascinating connections, like what breakfast and black holes have in common. Endlessly entertaining, and sure to come in handy the next time you’re participating in a trivia game!
4 Burn After Writing – Interactive Book , $15.99 $15.99
Out of Stock
An awesome book for aspiring writers
This interactive hardback book makes a wonderful gift for teen book worms. Flick it open, grab a pen, and start answering some of life’s big questions. The prompts range from deep to random, so teens can both have fun and reflect on their experiences, hopes, dreams, and ideas. A thoughtful and totally original gift idea, and something they’ll love to look back on in ten, twenty, or thirty years!
5 The World’s Most Pointless Animals… Or Are They? , $21.99 $21.99
A fascinating & unique gift idea for animal lovers
Most children already know plenty of facts about common animals. But this quirky 80-page hardback book will introduce them to the world’s weirdest creatures. Children will love the gorgeous illustrations, and they’ll also love learning about pink armadillos, koalas, narwhals and more. Full of fascinating facts and lots of giggle-worthy humor, so it’ll be sure to hold their attention. A book that’s educational but also really fun — perfect for bedtime reading, travel, or rainy afternoons!
6 Britannica – All New Children’s Encyclopedia , $36.99 $36.99
A must-have book for every child
Encyclopedias are a classic gift for children, and families will treasure this one for years to come. This colorful collection of facts is verified by Britannica and tells the story of the world from the beginning of time to the present day and even into the future. Explore ancient history, animals, modern technology… there’s loads to learn! The pages contain statements from over 100 experts, as well as 1000 specially commissioned illustrations and photos. A fabulous way for children to learn about the world — and a brilliant alternative to screen time on rainy days or quiet afternoons!
For more brilliant gifts for book worms, check out what’s popular on our website!
How many books can you fit in an empty bag? One–after that, it’s not empty!