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If you're still looking for the perfect gift for the loved ones on your holiday shopping list, we've got you covered! Check out the stories below for ideas for everyone on your list, from the grandkids to your next-door neighbor. These are gifts that will inspire those around you and bring families together over shared passions for creativity and exploration.

Note: promotional consideration for the following segments is provided by: Little, Brown and Company; Verve Music Group; and Pley.
  The Gift of Reading

Best-selling author James Patterson says there’s no greater gift a parent or grandparent can give a child than a love of reading. He offers his tips for getting kids hooked on reading and previews his two newest books, including an exciting new chapter in the Alex Cross series, in the Bolder Books spotlight. Click here for some great book ideas.
A Treat for Music and Movie Lovers

Italian singer Andrea Bocelli may very well be the greatest tenor in the world. Just in time for the holidays he has a gift for us all: his first studio album in two years. It's a real treat not just for music lovers but for film buffs, too. Click here to find out why Bocelli says Cinema, which celebrates the greatest movie songs of all time, was a joy to create. Plus, we're giving away copies of the CD! Enter today to win a post-holidays gift for YOU.
  'Pley' With Your Grandkids!
Have you heard about “Pley?” It’s the perfect holiday or birthday gift. It's a convenient toy rental service and it offers unlimited access to a huge selection of construction, educational and robotic toys; there are more 400-plus LEGO sets, award-winning K-Nex and more -- all in the most popular themes including Star Wars, Minecraft, Angry Birds, LEGO Friends and hundreds more. Click here to see what happened when Growing Bolder tested out the Pley subscription service.
The Gift of Hope
This year, give the gift that will deliver hope, inspiration and possibility all year long. Send a loved one a subscription of Growing Bolder Magazine and let them know you want 2016 to be their best year yet. Each issue is packed with inspiring stories to prove now is the time to Stop Growing Older and Start Growing Bolder™. Use the coupon code "insider" at checkout and take an 20% off your order! Subscribe now.
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America first fell in love with Valerie Bertinelli when she starred as the girl-next-door on "One Day at a Time." Now in her 50s, there are even more reasons to love her. She speaks candidly about learning to embrace our problems and finding our true passions in life. Click here to listen to our fascinating conversation.
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