Denver booksellers offer suggestions for holiday gifts

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Cathy Langer of Tattered Cover Bookstores and Nicole Magistro of the The Bookworm.

For the 2014 holidays, we asked the experts for their book recommendations. Cathy Langer of the Tattered Cover Book Stores in metro Denver and Nicole Magistro of The Bookworm of Edwards shared books by local authors or with a western theme.

Cathy's 2014 recommendations:

  • "Ski Town Apres Ski" by Jennie Iverson
  • "Outpost" by Christopher Hill
  • "The Spirit Bird" by Kent Nelson
  • "Jane and the Twelve Days of Christmas" by Stephanie Barron

Nicole's 2014 recommendations:

  • "Ski Town Après Ski" by Jennie Iverson
  • "America's Greatest Hiking Trails" by Karen Berger
  • “Shadows in the Vineyard: The True Story of the Plot to Poison the World's Greatest Wine” by Maximillian Potter (Listen to CPR's interview with Potter about the book)
  • "Searching for Silverheels" by Jeannie Mobley
  • ​"All Four Stars" by Tara Dairman

​Here are last year's recommendations.

Here's the New York Times' "100 Notable Books of 2014."