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Ask for an ereader for a gift (or invest in one). Ebooks are cheaper than most print editions and you never have to pay shipping. This is great for when you can't get to the library, or their suppliers can't get you the books you ordered.
Oh for a book and a shady nook either indoors or out with the green leaves whispering overhead or the street cries all about where I may read at all my ease both of the new and old for a jolly good book whereon to look is better to me than gold John Wilson, 1785 - 1854
I don't even HAVE an iPad, but I so love this!