James Joyce Memory Game
Each of the 24 pairs of cards in this classic memory game features James Joyce quotations from Ulysses, Finnegans Wake, Dubliners and other Joyce masterworks.
Edward Gorey Raining Cats and Dogs Umbrella
Gorey's whimsical drawings of cats and dogs have been painstakingly digitally rebuilt on this sturdy auto-open umbrella.
Collective Noun Animals Tea Towel
A prickle of hedgehogs, a parliament of owls, a circus of otters, and more on a hand-screened tea towel featuring 15 wonderfully evocative collective nouns, illustrated.
Rainbow Fountain Pens for Everyday
Color coding is an old-school method, and a proven way to increase productivity. Use color to organize and prioritize a To Do list, or to make any writing project more fun.
Votes For Women Paperweight
Based on a button worn at the 1913 Women's Suffrage Parade, an event credited with invigorating the movement with a new inspiration and purpose.
Solar System Paperweight
This glass paperweight combines style and functionality as a beautiful accent piece for any home or office.
Black Women of History Pencils
Quotes by Harriet Tubman, Rosa Parks, Sojourner Truth, Ruby Bridges, Shirley Chisholm, Fannie Lou Hamer
Walt Whitman Earrings
"Resist much. Obey little." The poet's rallying cry for individual and collective liberty, from 1860 edition of "Leaves of Grass."
Ex Libris Journal
This lightly lined clothbound journal features sixty full-color vintage bookplates, including those of luminaries such as Albert Einstein, Sigmund Freud, Greta Garbo, Bing Crosby, Harry Houdini, Jacqueline Onassis, Edith Wharton, Robert Frost, and John Fowles.
Wild and Free T-shirt
"All good things are wild and free." -Henry David Thoreau. From one of the most famous Trancendentalist essays, "Walking."
We’re All Mad Here Necklace
From Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
This bathtub bard is equally at home in a swimming pool, and a charming addition to a desk or bookshelf. “To quack or not to quack?” is his existential question.
Precious Metals Fountain Pens for Everyday
Chic, affordable, and—most important for a tool to be used every day—beautifully engineered: comfortable to hold, lightweight yet anything but plastic-y, with a nib that glides across the page.
Classic Kaweco Sport Fountain Pen
“...I love its precision, its modesty, its clarity and its minimal fuss. This is the cheaper, more practical version of a Mercedes.”
Booklover's Cocktail Napkins
Designed with book clubs in mind, but also the perfect gift for any bibliophile, teacher, or librarian. Packaged with 25 or 100 or 250 napkins.
Midsummer Toddler Onesie or Tee
"And though she be but little, she is fierce!" 6-12 mo onesie, 12-18 mo tee, 18-24 mo tee and 2T tee
Sentence Diagrams of Great Literary Openers
“I really do not know that anything has ever been more exciting than diagramming sentences.” —Gertrude Stein. 24 detachable postcards, bound in a mini hardcover book.
FAF Desk Pad
Manufactured in Paris in a workshop built by Eiffel, a desk pad with everything one would expect of an item with such an estimable pedigree: a unique vintage look, solid construction, and high functionality.
Shakespeare Memory Game
Each of the 24 pairs of cards in this classic memory game features Shakespeare quotations.
Lighted Rimless Magnifier
2x-power magnifier has a 3-1/2" lens, is lightweight and comfortable to hold with ergonomic handle and textured grips. LED lasts 100,000 hours.
Banned Books Matches
Featured titles are: Slaughterhouse-Five, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Black Beauty, Fahrenheit 451, and Song of Solomon.
Library Card Socks
Each purchase helps to fund literacy programs and book donations to communities in need.
Hungry Caterpillar Socks
Four pairs of baby/toddler socks based on Eric Carle’s classic book. The four pairs mix and match, so if one sock is lost, its “partner” works with the others.