Best Books to Give as Gifts
Some of these picks are no longer available. Check out our 2013 Holiday Gift Guide for more unique books to give as gifts.
For the Entertainer
When the bottle of Chardonnay just won’t cut it, dazzle the holiday hostess with a true feast for the eyes. Dish: 813 Colorful, Wonderful Dinner Plates celebrates the hundreds of traditional and contemporary china patterns over the centuries with gorgeous oversized photos
and detailed close-ups.
To buy: $33, barnesandnoble.com.
A thing of beauty should be a joy forever—or at least until five o’clock. Here’s how to stretch the life of your makeup, hair, manicure, perfume—and more.