Want a thoughtful, lasting present for friends or family? Keen to lure tech-tastic kids away from their gadgets with the promise of a good book? We've picked some of the best books for adults and kids to give as gifts this Christmas. Happy shopping - and reading.
Children's book choices for December: Alfie's Christmas is a children's classic for the Christmas season and Anthony Horowitz' Russian Roulette, the hotly anticipated prequel to the bestselling Alex Rider series.
Love making up stories for your children? Don't forget to enter this year's Mumsnet/Walker Books competition to see your story published in a beautifully illustrated book. This year, the theme is animals. Sharpen those pencils ..
If Goodnight Moon was the last book you finished and your brain is starting to atrophy, it's high time you joined Mumsnet book club. Brain-stimulating banter guaranteed. And free copies of our chosen books up for grabs, too.