Ready for some help with your holiday shopping? Our books gift guide is here. Find recommendations for mystery fans and history buffs, for texting twentysomethings and kids just learning to read. There are graphic novels, literary award-winners, audiobooks, and coffeetable books (one full of extraordinary shoes).
Book critic David L. Ulin celebrates books for adventurous literary readers and Carolyn Kellogg peeks under the covers of some of the year’s best books about LA.
Look inside for the perfect thing for the all-kinds-of-books lovers in your life.