Any booklover on your list will appreciate the classic, timeless gift of a book. For lists of the best nonfiction, fiction, and children’s book titles recommended by the Monitor, click on the links above. But if your gifts have gotten so predictable that you no longer need to wrap them, you might want to try giving one of these more unusual non-book gifts for booklovers.
12/17/2010 11:12 am
In Pictures Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
Beware of 'iconic' buildings with funny names; they often presage economic collapse.
12/14/2010 12:26 pm
Online job postings put Craigslist on the map, but it's also a great way to sell items or to find a new housemate (question 1 from the Reader Mailbag). Want to make money off the Internet? Blog (question 8). Want to save money on cable? Download movies on Netflix (question 9).
12/07/2010 04:22 pm
Russell Crowe stars in this implausible thriller, 'The Next Three Days,' about a college professor whose wife is wrongly jailed for murder and his plan to spring her.
11/19/2010 06:37 pm
The 2010 National Books Awards included a few unexpected moments.
11/18/2010 11:47 am
Giraffe-sized pterosaurs could have pole-vaulted with their arms to launch themselves into the sky, scientists say.
11/17/2010 09:50 am
Musical artist and mashup DJ "Girl Talk" has posted his entire 'All Day' album online as a free download - provoking copyright owners for the fifth time.
11/16/2010 01:14 am
Pentagon and congressional officials who toured a Kenyan medical laboratory are concerned that terrorist groups could get their hands on disease samples stored there.
11/12/2010 04:55 pm
The common ancestors of humans, apes, and monkeys, might have originally arisen in Asia, a new fossil discovery in Libya suggests.
10/27/2010 03:52 pm