Bookworm Gifts - gifts for work mates off sick away from the office

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Gift Ideas For Work Colleagues

Are you looking for the ideal present to send a colleague who is off work sick, recuperating in hospital after an operation, having to work from home or you'd like to send a fun leaving gift?

Have a look at our feel better office gifts, send to cheer up work mates and help pass the time when off work or just to make them smile.

STEP 1: Choose a book...

STEP 2: Add a treat...

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We also have feel better gifts for her, get well gift ideas for him and gift ideas children. Our book gifts can also be sent as thank you gifts or as a surprise present too.

Why not take a look at our ready made gifts for friends at work if you can't decide what to choose?

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How it works

Choose a book from our selection then add a treat to make someone smile, we will pack both in a colourful gift bag with co-ordinating tissue paper and include a Bookworm Gifts bookmark personalised with your message.

All gifts include:

  • Colourful gift bag with matching rope handles
  • Co-ordinating tissue paper
  • Bookworm Gifts bookmark personalised with your message
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STEP 1. Choose a book

Select a book to add to your gift bag and personalised bookmark gift card, we have included puzzle books, books to raise a smile and books to help pass the time.

The Nerd

By Jason Hazeley

Five Go On A Strategy Away Day

By Bruno Vincent

Red Tape

By Jason Hazeley

The Sickie

By Jason Hazeley

Five Go Absolutely Nowhere

By Bruno Vincent

The Meeting

By Jason Hazeley

Five At The Office Christmas Party

By Bruno Vincent

The Scotland Yard Puzzle Book

By Sinclair McKay

The Sherlock Holmes Puzzle Book

By Dr Gareth Moore

Ultimate Travel Quiz Book

By Lonely Planet

365 Days of Drawing

By Lorna Scobie

The Little Book of Hygge

By Meik Wiking

The World Atlas of Coffee

By James Hoffmann

Shed Manual

By John Coupe

What a Flanker

By James Haskell

The Office

By Andy Greene

The Secret Barrister

By The Secret Barrister

The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy

By Douglas Adams

STEP 2. Add a treat

Select a treat to go with your chosen book, gift bag and personalised bookmark gift card.

London Underground Map Jigsaw

250 piece jigsaw puzzle

Staedtler Colouring Pens

A pack of 10 assorted colours

T2 Tea - Just Peppermint Herbal Tea

25 tea bags in a box 37g

Peanut M&M's

A 268g sharing pouch

Joe & Steph's Gourmet Popcorn

100% natural ingredients 32g

Mini Henry Desk Cleaner

Easily keep desks clean with this Henry vacuum

Coffee Brewer Selection

Coffee from Columbia, Brasil and Honduras

L Plates

Magnetic learner plates

Thermos Desk Mug

Keep drinks hotter for longer 450ml (colours may vary)

Border Biscuits Mini Packet

Two mini packs with two delicious biscuits in a each packet

Rubiks Cube

The world's best selling puzzle

Monty Bojangles Truffles

Cocoa dusted luxury truffles 150g

Scrabble Twists & Turns

An easier, more accessible version of Scrabble that eliminates the board

Post-it Notes

A set of 6 sticky note pads

Pen Holder

A bright red silicone novelty pen holder that stands out on any desk

Multi Tool Pen

A neat little tool for a gadget mad work mate


Delicious Swiss milk chocolate 200g

Drawstring Book Bag

A linen drawstring book bag

Clip-On Mini Reading Light

An ingenious little reading light (colours may vary)

Need a bit of inspiration?

See our ready made get well gift ideas for work friends or there are some of our most popular feel better gifts for staff combinations below.


Gently remind a friend about the fun times they have at work if they are currently feeling a bit under the weather. Together with a Rubik's Cube retro puzzle, this combination is a funny get well gift to send someone who is off work sick at home.


Being off work sick in hospital is tough and it's often difficult for patients to pass the time and keep your brain active. This hospital get well gift of a puzzle book with some delicious gourmet popcorn to add a sweet treat will show your work friend the office is thinking of them.


It can be isolating being off work sick at home wondering what you are missing out on in the office. Let your work colleague know you miss them by sending this gift for coffee lovers to help cheer them up until they are back on their feet.



Some more gift ideas

How about choosing one of these gift ideas to send to a friend at work?