Book the ideal holiday gift

Call it the Twelve Books of Christmas – or maybe a Dozen Doozies for the Holidays. In any case, it’s a list you may be unable to resist. We asked our good friends at the Mercantile Library for their top book gift suggestions for the holidays, focusing on local authors. Here’s what they left under the tree:

What to Do/Hear/See | Nov. 20-26

As an ongoing feast for the soul, there’s plenty in the Queen City’s arts and culture worlds for which we should be deeply grateful. Take a moment to appreciate the bounty surrounding us. Now go forth and enjoy it. Here’s a small tasting plate to get you started.