Blogging Wondertime: Books Worth Giving

Blogging Wondertime: Books Worth Giving

Julia Cho
May 19, 2008

We love giving books as gifts, but you really can't tell a book by its cover. When we worked in publishing, we brought home a ton of free children's books, but not all of them turned out to be winners, so we learned to be a little bit more selective.

Music Over Manhattan(above) looks like a fun one to give. We found it on Wondertime Magazine's slideshow of "Books Worth Giving."

The Sound of Colors also made it on their list. The story follows a blind girl as she moves through the city. This book really appeals to our poetic sensibility.

If you're out of ideas and in need of a reliable pick, check out the rest of the "Books Worth Giving" here.

Any other suggestions from our readers?

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