Taking Things Seriously: 75 Objects with Unexpected Significance
Whether you hate "things" or love them, you can find something to relate to in this book. As someone who loves objects, but just doesn't like having a lot of them in her face, I like the idea of thinking of each object's story.
As an American abroad in Germany, I always cringe when someone asks me to bring them "something German". A request for this cute little modern take on the cuckoo clock would be a welcome change.
I've always wanted my own little world, now I have one! yay!
This is cute and would make a great gift.