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Yes, book lovers tend to be homebodies... and here are the volumes you need to help you make your homes (and garden spaces) truly wonderful, cozy, welcoming, perfect for entertaining, self-sustaining, economical, magical, psychologically healthy, conducive to maintaining good relationships and, of course, great places to curl up and read more books.  When I don't feel like puttering around the house, I love to read books about puttering around the house...

If I could recommend only one home book?  Home Comforts is the reference guide that your grandmother, her grandmother and her grandmother's grandmother would approve of.  This book has advice and how-to reference for virtually anything that you would ever need to know about living in and caring for a home and kitchen.  (It's also a great wedding present.)