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Great books to give dads this Father’s Day

From sport to history, thrillers to gardening, here are ten great gift ideas for any father figures in your life.

A flatlay of the covers of a handful of books that would make great gifts for father figures, on a blue background.
Best books for dads on Father's Day. Image: Penguin

It is a cliché that dads are the hardest members of a family to buy gifts for – a cliché because it is usually true.

So, from gardening to football, gender equality to fantasy to history, we've come up with some book suggestions to make it easier this Father's Day. 

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