While we all know what we like to read, buying for others can be a more complex task. From coffee table books filled with design ingenuity, to tomes that will inspire your 2021 travels and drama-filled non-fiction tales, we’ve compiled a list to get lost in.


“A must-have for when we’re actually allowed to have dinner parties again. Skye McAlpine delivers simple and seasonal recipes which translate to seriously impressive looking dishes.”

Lottie, Sub Editor & Features Writer

A Table for Friends: The Art of Cooking for Two or Twenty, £17.57 at www.amazon.co.uk
Nigella Lawson: Cook, Eat, Repeat: Ingredients, Recipes and Stories, £13 at www.amazon.co.uk


Cook, Eat, Repeat: Ingredients, Recipes and Stories is a compilation of recipes and narrative essays about food from the Queen of indulgence, Nigella. There are sections like ‘How to Invite People for Dinner Without Hating Them (Or Yourself). Let’s face it, we’ve all been there! And there’s plenty of festive inspo, too.”

Elaine, Editor