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Friday, December 14, 2012
Ways to wrap an e-book (or other e-gift) this holiday
I'm reposting the below graphic from Slate because it's cute and timely. Just how does one wrap an e-gift to look festive anyhow? I like the "ornament" and small gift box options. Note: this was originally posted by The Mercury's sister paper, The San Jose Mercury News, on Dec. 1.
Slate: 9 ways to wrap an e-book
By Holly Allen, Slate
used to be easy to give your loved ones books for the holidays. You
went to a bookstore, browsed the shelves and picked out something
thoughtful: Jodi Picoult's latest for your mom, Harry Potter for your
niece, maybe a Bill O'Reilly rant for that uncle who never shuts up at
But now everyone has a Kindle or a Nook or an iPad. And how do you give
an e-book? Sure, you can just hand over a gift card. But where's the fun
Here are nine ideas for turning an e-book into a gift you can
wrap up and tuck under the tree.