For yourself or your loved ones: the best books

Carissa Unite-Driver, manager of Oblong Books & Music’s Millerton store, and a few books she recommended for holiday gift buyers. Photo by Bruce T. Paddock

There are two kinds of people in the world: book people and non-book people. You can tell you’re in the home of a non-book person when you don’t see any books or even bookshelves. Book people, on the other hand, tend to own more books than one person could possibly read in a single lifetime — which makes them very easy to buy gifts for.

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