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“A room without books is like a body without a soul.” ~ Marcus Tullius Cicero

If you’ve got a person in your life who adores books, then you need to keep scrolling. The 9 coffee table books we’re spotlighting offer book fans a wide variety of options to choose from.  From stunning photographs of the wild horses of Cumberland Island to a look inside celebrity homes, these coffee table books could be the perfect gift for any special occasion from Mother’s Day to birthday and weddings to Christmas.

  • Chanel: Collections and Creations

    Fans of fashion history will want to check out this offering from Daniele Bott.  The House of Chanel is one of the most iconic fashion houses and top trend setters. The book focuses on five central themes: the suit, the camellia, jewelry, fragrances and make-up, and the little black dress.

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  • Unforgettable Journeys: Slow Down and See the World

    From DK Eyewitness, “Unforgettable Journeys” guides us through 200 journeys that just may have you planning your next adventure.  The book is actually organized by how you’d like to travel.  If you like to drive, learn about taking Route 66.  If cycling is your thing, dive into a ride along the Silk Road.  The book could become a favorite of the travel fan in your life.

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  • Dolly Parton, Songteller: My Life In Lyrics

    The iconic Dolly Parton explores 175 songs that have defined her journey in this stunning book. To make this tome more memorable, it includes previously unpublished images from Dolly Parton’s personal and business archivesIt’s a great gift idea for any music fan.

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  • Finding Home: Shelter Dogs And Their Stories

    Traer Scott pays tribute to rescue dogs with her talent as a photographer in the coffee table book for dog loversIn the pages of this book, you’ll meet the likes of a pit bull named Morrissey, Chloe, a young chocolate Lab mix, Gabriel and Cody, retired racing greyhounds, and many more.

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  • Vogue Living: Country, City, Coast

    Wouldn’t it be amazing to get a tour of the homes and gardens of celebrities including Tory Burch, Stella McCartney, Cindy Crawford and Rande Gerber, and Duran Duran’s John Nash Taylor?  See how some of the most stylish people have created their dream spaces in the photography featured in Vogue Living: Country, City, Coast. 

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  • Remarkable Diaries: The World's Greatest Diaries, Journals, Notebooks, & Letters

    Remarkable Diaries gives the reader a glimpse inside the hidden lives of more than 80 historical figures including Leonardo Di Vinci, Henry-David Thoreau, Frida Kahlo, Queen Victoria, Virginia Woolf, Franz Kafka, and Anne Frank.

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  • Booze & Vinyl Vol. 2: 70 More Albums + 140 New Recipes

    What a great combination: cocktails and musicAuthors André Darlington and Tenaya Darlington bring us 140 drink recipes paired with 70 great records including Are You Experienced? (The Jimi Hendrix Experience), Toys in the Attic (Aerosmith), Synchronicity (The Police), Jagged Little Pill (Alanis Morisette), The B52s (The B52s), So (Peter Gabriel), Whitney Houston (Whitney Houston), Oops!…I Did it Again (Britney Spears) and many more.

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  • Wild Horses of Cumberland Island

    Celebrated photographer, Anouk Masson Krantz, takes us to an island off the Atlantic coast of Georgia to meet some of the wild horses that roam Cumberland IslandShe included photographs she has taken over that last decade to celebrate the beauty of the land and horses.

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  • Gem: The Definitive Visual Guide

    If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, then you better be sure that all other gems are in her girl posse. You’ll feast your eyes on many of the world’s most famous and fabulous gems including Hope Diamond, the stunning Koh-i-Noor of the Crown Jewels, and exquisite Fabergé eggs.

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