Stocking stuffers and other fun gifts


Book Den East

The Fortune Quahog is a Book Den East exclusive gift. From our local waters, these clams contain a bit of lit to brighten your moment. Kids and adults all love them. $2; 3 for $5.

“Aesop’s Fables” (1851 edition) with illustrations by John Tenniel. A very night, tight collectible copy. $175.

Miniature deck of playing cards in a leather binder is a souvenir of Oak Bluffs. $60.

Miniature “Bible History” (1811) – 253 pages, $275.

Got someone with a really big stocking? Stuff it with “Geo. W. Eldridge’s Harbor Chart Book No. 2, Newport to Boston” (1909) contains 26 charts including Vineyard Haven, Edgartown, Cottage City, and the Elizabeth Islands. $3,900.

Edgartown Books

Wooden Magnetic Numbers in Playful Patterns – $18

Frog Bookband Bookmark – $6

Match a Pair of Shoes Memory Game – $15.95

This or That Matching Game – $13

Pirates Travel Puzzle – $6

Bunch of Grapes

Flying Wish Paper: A wishing activity kit to celebrate and inspire. Put it in a holiday stocking, hang on the tree, a perfect teacher gift, hostess gift, white elephant extra. Give them away like candy.

We have a large selection of Paperblanks Journals & Dayplanners, including the Embellished Manuscripts design. These beautiful, reasonably priced journals portray the work of some of the greatest writers, thinkers, and artists of all time to inspire the writer in you.

Soap & Paper Factory Roland Pine soy candles, votives, room spray, and shea butter soaps. It is one of the best pine fragrances you will ever smell. It is uplifting, clean and pure…and, well, happy! It evokes childhood memories of laughter, holiday cheer, and family.

For kids we have a new shipment of Ecojot sketchbooks, notebooks, and notepads adorned with everything from flowers, to birds, whales, and sushi candy. All paper and board is made from 100 percent post-consumer waste. My favorite is the Sumatran Tiger Notebook. Ecojot supports Canopy, a nonprofit environmental organization.

If you’re looking for a fun gag gift we’re carrying Unemployed Philosophers Guild coffee mugs, great writers magnetic finger puppets, funny little tins of mints to pop in a stocking, including Rosie the Riveter Empowermints, and the Dali Llama tee-shirt, a funny play on words for all you llama lovers out there.