It’s almost that time of the year—Christmas! And what better way to make this holiday season merry and bright than with book advent calendars? Adding a book advent calendar to your Christmas festivities can be a delightful way to celebrate. Each day leading up to Christmas, you get to open a book or bookish gift! If this sounds like something you’d enjoy, check out this list of the top book advent calendars to find the perfect one for yourself or a fellow book lover.
1. 12 Days of Christmas Bookish Advent Calendar
Looking for a Christmas advent calendar with a bookish theme and lots of small gifts? The 12 Days of Christmas Bookish Advent Calendar is an excellent choice! This calendar includes 12 individually wrapped book-themed gifts. Open one each day from mid-December until Christmas and experience the joy of unwrapping surprises tailored for bookworms. Inside, you’ll find a variety of bookish items such as an acrylic ornament, vinyl stickers, keychain, bookmarks, and other book-themed paper goods. While some items have a holiday theme, most are designed to be enjoyed year-round.
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2. 25 Days Book Christmas Advent Calendar
If you prefer a book advent calendar that features books to read, the 25 Days Book Christmas Advent Calendar is a great option! This calendar comes pre-wrapped and numbered, ensuring you have a book to open each day for the 25 days leading up to Christmas. The books are preloved but in like-new condition. You can choose from a calendar that provides a random selection of books or explore genre or age-specific versions. Plus, there are some fun candy canes included as a treat while you read! This calendar is perfect if you’re looking to discover a surprise book each day throughout the Christmas season.
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3. Wrapped Book Advent Calendars
If you’re seeking a book advent calendar consisting exclusively of books, the Wrapped Book Advent Calendars are an excellent choice. These calendars are available in either 12 or 24-day options, featuring various genres, themes, and age groups. You can opt for calendars with gently-used books or ones with all-new books.
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4. 12 Days of Christmas Advent Box
Count down to Christmas with the 12 Days of Christmas Advent Box. This advent calendar offers designs that have never been sold before. None of the items, except the ornament, are Christmas themed, making them suitable for year-round use. Inside the box, you’ll find surprise items like bookmarks, ornaments, tote bags, coasters, sticker sheets, pins, and more!
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5. 24 Days of Bookish Gifts Advent Calendar Box
Are you ready to unwrap 24 individually wrapped and numbered bookish gifts? The 24 Days of Bookish Gifts Advent Calendar Box is perfect for you! From December 1st to the 24th, open a gift each day and discover stickers, bookmarks, bookplates, greeting cards, postcards, gift tags, ornaments, and notepads. Get ready for lots of fun surprises!
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6. Bookish Advent Calendar
If you’re looking for a fun and affordable book advent calendar option, the Bookish Advent Calendar is the way to go! It includes 12 super cute book-themed items, such as bookmarks, stickers, and a Christmas tree ornament.
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7. There And Back Again, a Hobbit’s Holiday Advent Box
Calling all Lord of the Rings fans! The There And Back Again, a Hobbit’s Holiday Advent Box is the perfect book advent calendar for you. This calendar consists of 12 individually wrapped gifts, each numbered and ready to be opened daily. Inside, you’ll find full-size items inspired by favorite Hobbit and Lord of the Rings moments, characters, and places. It’s a fantastic advent calendar for LOTR fans or any bookworm in your life!
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8. Pride and Prejudice Advent Calendar
If you’re a fan of Jane Austen or Pride and Prejudice, you’ll love the Pride and Prejudice Advent Calendar. This calendar includes 12 days of Pride and Prejudice themed gifts. Open one individually wrapped gift daily in the last 12 days leading up to Christmas Eve. The designs in this bookish advent calendar are newly released specifically for this box, and only a few of them are holiday themed. Choose between the 12 Days of Stickers box or the 12 Days of Pride and Prejudice Box, which includes additional items like a notepad, journal, tote bag, keychain, pin, and vinyl stickers. Jane Austen fans are sure to adore this fun advent calendar!
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9. Create Your Own Book Advent Calendar
If none of the options above caught your attention, you can always create your own book advent calendar! Choose your own books or bookish items to fill the gifts for 12 or 24 days leading up to Christmas. Customize it to the recipient, whether it’s picture books for kids, teen books for teenagers, or themed calendars for fans of books like Lord of the Rings or Harry Potter. Get creative with cute wrapping like bookish wrapping paper or printable storybook boxes. Alternatively, consider a Christmas Advent Box kit that includes everything you need. Need inspiration? Check out our book lists or gift guides for ideas on fun books or small gifts to include in each day’s present!
Looking for more bookish Christmas fun? Check out these cute book ornaments!
Remember, you can find all these book advent calendars and more at Ratingperson. Happy adventuring and Merry Christmas!