29 Best Gifts for Writers

by
Alexa Platt
posted on 09/03/2020
29 Best Gifts for Writers

Do you have a writer in your life that you need to buy a gift for? Well then, you've come to the right place. We know that choosing gifts for writers may sound easy at first, but it can actually prove quite difficult to find something truly original that they haven't already received from somebody else.

Below, we have put together a list of some thoughtful, fun, and unique gifts for the writer in your life. Forget about trying to figure out a book they don't already have or gifting them writing pens when they already have a million. Choose something they'll actually love and show them that you've put real thought into their gift this year.

We are sure that writers are going to love these ideas as much as we do, so keep on reading to get some inspiration.

1. Anselm Bookbinding Kit

In the spirit of handmade wares and near-forgotten craft, our bookbinding kit not only offers a journal to fill with words and scribblings, but also teaches the art of hand-bound bookbinding.

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2. Typewriter Keyboard

Unmatched in its aesthetic design, the QWERKYWRITER S easily is one of the most stunning devices you will ever own.

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3. Writer Keychain

Just received this writer keychain with charms today and this is truly beautiful, shiny, and just as attractive as shown! With so many purposes this could be used for, it leaves the buyer with so many possibilities when even removing the charms from this keychain.

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4. Bathtub Caddy

A bathtub caddy made from organic bamboo is something everyone would want to have in their bathrooms. It can be both a bath tray for SPA-accessories and a bed tray.

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5. Leather Journal

Real Authentic Leather Journal – enrich your life with an authentic leather journal that is built to stay loyal to your imagination for years.

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6. Seal Wax Stamp

Creative gifts for your friend or just for collection.

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7. Writer Emergency Pack

When your story gets stuck, Writer Emergency Pack has the tools you need. Fix plot holes. Spice up stock characters. Rethink your themes. Writer Emergency Pack contains 26 illustrated cards, each featuring a different idea for getting unstuck. The notion of using cards to help you write isn't new. Writers have long used tarot cards, looking for meaning in the illustrations, or decks like Oblique Strategies, with its koan-like prompts ("Repetition is a form of change"). The ideas in Writer Emergency Pack are designed to be less abstract, and more immediately useful. They're specifically tailored to people writing fiction, from novels to scripts, poems to plays. The cards focus on story, character, and conflict. Writer Emergency Pack gives you the questions that lead to great answers.

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8. Manual Typewriter

This is a portable manual typewriter for on-the-go authors! The Royal Epoch Manual Typewriter features a wide 11 in. carriage for typing its 88 characters on the black and red nylon ribbon. A sturdy carrying case is included.

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9. Do Not Disturb Sign

Made of durable PU leather, fits all door knobs and door handles

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10. The Writer's Toolbox

Creative Games and Exercises for Inspiring the 'Write' Side of Your Brain (Writing Prompts, Writer Gifts, Writing Kit Gifts)

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11. Aqua Notes

AquaNotes notepads are uniquely water-proof and designed so you can capture your thoughts anywhere – even in the shower or rain.

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12. Moleskine Books Journal

The Moleskine Book Journal lets you to keep a detailed record of every book you read. It features structured sections to capture your thoughts and impressions, and space to note down the quotes and passages that made you pause for thought along the way. Every book transports us to another place and time, into someone else's shoes and inside someone else's mind; use your Book Journal to map your unique journey through all the books you read.

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13. Magnetic Whiteboard

Smooth, dry-erase surface of this 17" x 23" board is magnetic. Use the included dry-erase marker to write notes and reminders or use the included magnet accessories to hang items and use as a magnetic bulletin board. Great for home use, the board is available with a white frame and matches most interiors. Wall mounting hardware is included that allows flexibility to hang board vertically or horizontally.

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14. The Storymatic

Six trillion stories in one little box. Which one will you tell? No wires. No screens. No batteries. Simply combine a few of the cards and let your imagination do the rest. Play by yourself or in groups. Perfect for writers, kids, parents, teachers, artists, and anyone who loves stories. A sure way to get people talking, listening, and laughing. Ideal for road trips, parties, game nights, improv, writer's block, classrooms, camping trips, sunny days, and rainy nights. A perfect birthday present, all-purpose gift, and stocking stuffer.

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15. Amazon Kindle Oasis

The Kindle Oasis features our best ever 7”, 300 ppi Paperwhite display using the latest e-ink technology and a sleek ergonomic design with page turn buttons, perfect for one handed reading. Introducing an adjustable warm light for a richer reading experience in any light.

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16. Sony Digital Voice Recorder

Normal, focus, and wide-stereo recording provide you with the opportunity to record the audio that you need to capture in any environment, while the slim and lightweight build make it easy to take with you wherever you go and the easy to use up makes file searching simple.

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17. Electric Pencil Sharpener

Engineered and designed specifically for classroom use, the X-ACTO SchoolPro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener combines smart sharpening technology with rugged construction for dependable performance. This sharpener utilizes a flyaway helical cutter to efficiently sharpen pencils to safe, rounded tips without oversharpening. A powerful and quiet electric motor delivers reliable sharpening power without disruption, while an Auto-Reset feature prevents overheating and possible damage. Adjustable for six pencil sizes, the X-ACTO SchoolPro Classroom Electric Pencil Sharpener is made to reliably serve large classrooms.

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18. Parker IM Fountain Pen Kit

For truly personal expression, look no further than the Parker IM Fountain Pen Kit. At once smart, polished, and professional, the Parker IM Pen is an ideal partner with unlimited potential. The sleek tapered shape pairs seamlessly with an innovative design to make a striking statement. Crafted with an intense black lacquer body accented in gold finish trim, this executive pen is sure to make an impression. Also included as part of this fountain pen kit is a bottle of black Quink fountain pen ink, two black and two blue ink cartridge refills, an ink bottle converter, a cleaning cloth, and an instructional booklet.

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19. Bamboo Book Stand

This book stand works as designed. It has multiple angles and the arms are strong enough to hold the pages open if you need to. I use it for my studies to keep my neck better aligned to avoid neck pain. I was happy that it easily holds my book that is just over 1.5 inches thick and when opened I don't need to use the arms. The bamboo is pretty and the design sleek. I really like it in every way.

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20. Big Enter Key

Big Enter Key Throw Pillows -- This is not just a pillow. You can connect it with your computer, in which case it can be used as the Enter key.This product can work on Windows and Mac. Strong Built-in Key -- November 2018 we improve the built-in key of the product and design it as a small enter key. It's no longer a very thin chip. Now it's stronger. It won't be easily smashed. It can work well. Material: super soft plush on the outside and black sponge inside. Soft and comfortable, no odor and no discoloration.

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21. Keyboard Cleaner

I love this! It has great suction and it's so easy to change the brush head and to empty the dust container. I really like the fact that it's for dry or wet debris too. I find myself using it quite often for everything! Easier than dragging out the vacuum cleaner. It's a whiz to clean the crumbs out of the drawers. It's fabulous and may be my X-Mas gift to family members this year!

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22. Scratch Off Map

Wold map poster 24x36 made on thick archival paper with a beautiful matte finish. Includes a wooden scratch off stick for scratching off the countries and states that you have visited. United States, Canada and Australia have been section off on our Travel Map Poster so you can scratch the states visited. Perfect for your home and world map decor. Great travel map for couples.

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23. LITTLE FREE LIBRARY Unfinished Kit

Get your book-sharing box from the nonprofit organization that started the global book-sharing movement! Little Free Library is a nonprofit that inspires a love of reading, builds community, and sparks creativity by fostering over 100,000 neighborhood book-sharing boxes in over 100 countries around the world.

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24. Green Glass Desk Lamp

Newrays Green Glass Bankers Desk Lamp with Pull Chain Switch Plug in Fixture,Satin Brass Finish.

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25. Lastword Bookmarks

Lastword is a versatile bookmark that enables to find your mark and takes you back to the exact line you were on. You can leave the metal cursor on the last word you were reading and thanks to its flexibility you can use it with various book formats and sizes.

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26. Writer´s Workbook

The “Writer´s Workbook” is meant as a notebook of ideas for authors who are in the process of plotting a novel. It contains help with the key phases of the writing experience, from character development and plot structure to creating marketing plans for your novel.There are clear guidelines, checklists and planning structures for you to use throughout this guide, as well as helpful information on plot devices, such as choosing a narrative style and writing a plot synopsis.

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27. Sterling Silver Floating Ampersand Necklace

This beautifully designed and crafted sterling silver piece is very nearly free of imperfections, and perfectly polished. This is a jewelry store quality item that you will see and feel, guaranteed to bring on compliments.

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28. ProCase Pencil Bag Pen Case

ProCase Pencil Bag Pen Case is designed to store and organize pens, pencils, gel pens, markers, erasers, scissors, protractors and other stationaries. The zipper runs smoothly, and the felt fabric is nice but not bulky. Low-profile design and color, ideal little pouches for people of all ages. Versatile and multi-functional, also can be served as make-up pouches, glasses cases and accessory bags, meeting your needs in the maximum extent.

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29. The Gutenberg Bible of 1454

The printing press has been called the greatest invention of the second millennium. Published in Mainz around 1454, the Gutenberg Bible was the first major Western publication to be printed with movable metal type, ushering in a whole new age of knowledge distribution through mass-produced books.

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29 Best Gifts for Writers