Bookmarked: Holiday 2019 Edition

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Posted By on December 5, 2019

Local books make great gifts for everyone on your list.

FOR MOM:

“The Color of Mother” by Chelsea Young

This beautifully illustrated hardcover picture book for kids doubles as a gift for moms to treasure as a keepsake. As a tribute to moms told through colors, “The Color of Mother” shows kids they are loved — while teaching them how to express what’s in their hearts — and acknowledges mothers and mother figures for who they are. This holiday season, a portion of proceeds from book sales will be donated to support victims of domestic violence at Sojourner Center.

Available at coloreverything.love; $24.99


FOR DAD:

“Legends of Speed Catalogue” from Phoenix Art Museum

This 168-page hardbound exhibition catalogue features beautiful photography and the history of cars featured in the “Legends of Speed” exhibit. The unprecedented collection of cars by Maserati, Mercedes, Alfa Romeo, Ford and others have won many of the world’s most iconic races, including Le Mans, the Indianapolis 500 and the Italian Grand Prix. The exhibition runs through March 15, 2020.

Available at store.phxart.org; $75


FOR ARIZONA LOVERS:

“Grand Canyon National Park 100 Views” by Scott Thybony

This 10” x 10” hardcover book is the official publication of the Grand Canyon National Park’s Centennial. It features 100 breathtaking photos by many of the canyon’s most talented photographers paired with essays by canyon veteran Scott Thybony. This love letter to the awe-inspiring beauty of the canyon’s rims, trails and river makes the perfect gift for anyone who has made the trek to marvel at Grand Canyon.

Available at shop.grandcanyon.org; $30

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