Looking to get that special Joe in your life something for Christmas but struggling for inspiration? We have you covered with a range of last minute book gift ideas.


Frank Herbert’s masterpiece is being recreated for the cinema once again and looks to be one of the most anticipated films in 2021. The book on which it’s based is considered to be one of the best sci-fi reads of all time and went on to influence George Lucas when he created the Star Wars franchise.

Cost: £8.15 (Paperback)

DC Comic Cover Art

For the comic book fan and for the art fan. This book catalogs 350 of the greatest comic book covers from the DC Comics archive. A beautiful hard back book that will be a great read and look good on the shelf once you’re done with it.

Cost: £16.99 (hard back)

The Artisan Kitchen

Are you looking to improve your cooking in 2021 or get that Joe in your life to step up his culinary game? This book might just be for you. It features a range of delicious recipes as well as guides on how to master some more technical cooking.

Cost: £10 (hard back)

The Worlds of J.R.R. Tolkien

This is the perfect book for someone who loves the Lord of the Rings books and movies. It looks at the landscapes, cities and architecture that inspired Tolkien to create Middle-earth. It features over 100 illustrations and will be a worthy read for any Tolkien fan.

Cost: £15.12 (hard back)

Bond Cars: The Definitive History

This is easily my favourite book in this list. As a fan of the Bond franchise since I was little and petrolhead even before that, this book sits perfectly in that Venn diagram. Jason Barlow of Top Gear fame penned this ultimate guide to all the well know and not-so well known cars from the all the Bond movies to date.

Cost: £10 (hard cover)

The Rob Lipsett Game Plan

Personal trainer and YouTuber, Rob Lipsett, shares with you his secrets to exercise and getting fit at home and in the gym. He focuses on a three step approach. Rob will help you plan and follow a training regime you enjoy, and a sustainable diet that is both achievable and satisfying.

Cost: £13.59 (paperback)