“The more you read, the more things you know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” That is a famous quote from Dr. Seuss’ Oh, The Places You’ll Go, one of the most popular graduation gifts in the United States.

Reading is to the mind is comparable to what exercising is to the body. It’s an essential ingredient to keeping our minds young and our brains engaged. One of the best gifts you can give to a loved one is the gift of knowledge.

If your graduate is a book enthusiast, this is a list of the top 5 must reads for graduates:

• You Are Not Special – David McCullough

• Congratulations, By The Way – George Saunders

• Living with a Wild God – Barbara Ehrenreich

• Everything is Going to Be Great – Rachel Shukert

• Oh, The Places You’ll Go – Dr. Seuss

Looking for an additional something for your book loving graduate? A Graduation Bookmark Tassel may be the perfect gift for you. Ranging in price, style and complexity, Tassel Depot offers a line of graduation bookmark tassels for book lovers. These bookmarks can be customized with a message, and with dated and/or colored tassels to show off your school’s colors.