[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Running out of ideas for the next birthday or holiday? Here are a few crowdpleasers. And remember, you can always try a giftcard or ask one of our booksellers for recommendations.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_hoverbox image=”12223″ primary_title=” ” primary_title_font_container=”font_size:24″ primary_title_google_fonts=”font_family:Amaranth%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C700%2C700italic|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal” hover_title=”The North End Italian Cookbook” shape=”round” el_width=”30″ use_custom_fonts_primary_title=”true” css=”.vc_custom_1504117142891{border-top-width: 5px !important;border-right-width: 5px !important;border-bottom-width: 5px !important;border-left-width: 5px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-right: 20px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;padding-left: 20px !important;}”]This classic was written by a North Ender and is sure to be a treasured part of the kitchen for both the experienced and the new cook. Get a taste here.[/vc_hoverbox][vc_hoverbox image=”12228″ primary_title=”” hover_title=”Elena Ferrante’s Series” shape=”round” el_width=”40″ css=”.vc_custom_1504118022034{border-top-width: 25px !important;border-right-width: 5px !important;border-bottom-width: 5px !important;border-left-width: 5px !important;padding-top: 20px !important;padding-right: 30px !important;padding-bottom: 20px !important;padding-left: 30px !important;background-color: #000000 !important;border-left-color: #000000 !important;border-right-color: #000000 !important;border-top-color: #000000 !important;border-bottom-color: #000000 !important;border-radius: 15px !important;}”]These “Neapolitan novels” have taken readers by storm with stories of complex interpersonal relationships and the power of female friendship. We carry English and Italian versions.[/vc_hoverbox][vc_hoverbox image=”12225″ primary_title=” ” hover_title=”Strega Nona” shape=”round” el_width=”30″ css=”.vc_custom_1504117905336{border-width: 5px !important;padding: 20px !important;}”]I AM Books is lucky to be friend with Tomie dePaola, which means you can get signed copies of his classic Italian tales. Take a look at his many works.[/vc_hoverbox][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row]