'Day to Day' Holiday Books: The Full List

Below, find the full list of Karen Grigsby Bate's holiday gift book recommendations. To print, choose the "print page" icon at upper right.

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Andrew Jackson: His Life and Times, by H. W. Brands. Doubleday, 2005.

Tete-a-Tete: Simone de Beauvoir and Jean-Paul Sartre, by Hazel Rowley. HarperCollins, 2005.

Mirror to America: The Autobiography of John Hope Franklin, by John Hope Franklin. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005.

Them: A Memoir of Parents, by Francine du Plessix Gray. Penguin USA, 2005.

Too Brief a Treat: The Letters of Truman Capote, edited by Gerald Clarke. Knopf, 2005.

Summer Crossing, by Truman Capote. Random House, 2005.

The City of Falling Angels, by John Berendt. Penguin USA, 2005.

Across the Bridge of Sighs: More Venetian Stories, by Jane Turner Rylands. Pantheon Books, 2005.

Anton Chekhov: The Complete Short Novels, translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky. Knopf, 2005.

Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen. Barnes & Noble Books, 2005.

The First Day of Winter, by Denise Fleming. Holt, Henry Books for Young Readers, 2005.

Carl's Sleepy Afternoon, by Alexandra Day. Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2005.

Rosa, by Nikki Giovanni, illustrated by Bryan Collier. Holt, Henry Books for Young Readers, 2005.

The Lightning Thief, by Rick Riordan. Hyperion Books for Children, 2005.

New Boy, by Julian Houston. Houghton Mifflin Company, 2005.

The Complete New Yorker. Random House, 2005.

The Complete Calvin and Hobbes, by Bill Watterson. Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2005.

The Map Book, edited by Peter Barber. Walker & Company, 2005.

Recipes: A Collection for the Modern Cook, by Susan Spungen, photos by Maria Robledo. HarperCollins, 2005.

The New American Cooking, by Joan Nathan. Knopf, 2005.

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