The holidays are here! That means the days are getting shorter and the lists are getting longer. Let Countryman take care of the gift list!
For the animal lover with the great laugh:
Who doesn’t love cuddly doggy thespians? Peter Thorpe reimagines holiday scenes with his statuesque rescue dogs, Paddy and Raggle. This little photo book is perfect for the dog lover in your life this holiday season.
Jennifer McCartney has “discovered” a lost library of cat poetry, and translated it for human reading pleasure. From “Fuzzymandius” and “Human, This is Just To Say” to free verse and haiku, this clever feline collection will have any cat lover giggling.
For the brother who is part-grizzly-bear:
The constant struggle for many wilderness enthusiasts—enjoying nature but leaving it undisturbed. This book gives techniques, warnings, and advice on how to enjoy and preserve the outdoors. It’s a perfect gift for any explorer, backpacker, camper, or mountain man on your list.
Outdoor adventures don’t have to stop with freezing temperatures and slushy weather. This little handbook gives all the info you need for winter camping. It’s the perfect gift for the friend with the wilderness wanderlust.
For the friend who could really use some chill:
You don’t have to get rid of everything you own to find joy. McCartney shows you that you can already find it in the comfortable messes of your own life. This one’s for the chaotic creatives and the messy geniuses.
Color your way to tranquility—one small picture at a time. These handy little coloring books will help anyone slow down and let go for 10 minutes a day—no matter how stuffed your inbox is.