If our 12 Days of Giveaways didn't inspire you to give someone a great book this year, then this list should do it. Affordable, easy to wrap and with an endless amount of subjects for just about anyone, books are an easy gift.
Goodreads' Best Books of 2012, cookbooks that make great gifts & Hemingway in a turtleneck in Literary News. The Old Weird South in (Non)Required Reading. A Mississippi literary festival and celebrating Joel Chandler Harris's birthday in Literary Events, plus more short fiction from Kathleen Lewis in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!