10 Literary Mugs to Help Start Your Day Off Right

Do you ever stop to realize how many times a day you use a mug? If you’re an avid coffee or tea drinker, probably at least once or twice! What better way to start your day than with a cup of something a bit literary? Take a look at these bookish mugs (which also make perfect gifts!) and tell us which one is your favorite in the comments.  


Banned Books Mug

This mug celebrates all of the great literature that others have tried to keep out of our hands. Show your freedom of expression every time you take a sip! If you’re shopping for a reader who loves challenging the status quo, this is the mug to get.


The Grinch Mug

This is the perfect Christmas gift for book lovers, because it combines both Christmas and books. Who wouldn’t want to spend the holidays sipping hot chocolate from this Grinch mug? Your heart will grow three sizes the day you buy this for a friend or family member.


Harry Potter Hedwig Mug

Sure, it’s a little pricey, but you pay for quality! Let Hedwig faithfully deliver delicious coffee or hot chocolate in this magical mug. It’ll add a touch of Harry Potter to your routine. 


Kurt Vonnegut Mug

This awesome mug is covered with quotes from one of America’s greatest satirists. This mug is part of a series that also includes quote mugs for Jane Austen, Edgar Allen Poe, and Mark Twain. Check them out!


Magic Appearing Bookshelf Mug

This colorful mug actually starts out completely black and white. But pour a hot beverage into it and voila – a bright bookshelf image appears. This one is a great choice for lovers of all genres and authors.


Penguin Classics Mug

This isn’t just one mug – it’s a whole series of them. Pick out your favorite classic and get a mug emblazoned with the Penguin Classics cover. This is a cool way to gift a matching set of literary mugs.


Shakespearean Insult Mug

If you know anyone who’s a little cranky before their morning coffee, this is the right mug for them. As they sip quietly, Shakespeare will ward off passers-by with verbose insults. Buy it now, you rampallian!


Vanishing Cheshire Cat Mug

One of the most iconic characters from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland has his own mug! When you pour hot coffee into this mug, the Cheshire Cat disappears. His famous smile stays behind, of course.


Grammar Mugs

These hilarious mugs are perfect for the person with perfect grammar. There are many variations, so if ‘there, their, and they’re’ is your pet peeve then there’s one for you! Also, it’s a great mug to double check just in case you can’t trust yourself before that first cup of coffee.  


Pride and Prejudice Mug

If you want to be reminded of Mr. Darcy’s famous words every morning, then this is the mug for you (or a friend!). Sit back, relax, and keep Pride and Prejudice close to you! 


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