In the week in books we focused on stocking stuffers beginning with holiday book recommendations from Rabbi Daniel Lapin and Pastor David Barton.

We also covered TheBlaze staff’s favorite reads from 2013, featuring a mix of books from faith to foreign policy and everywhere in between.

On the political front, we covered the eight indicators that Scott Walker is in it to win it in 2016.

Lastly, for your round-up of all the book lists fit to print, check out our comprehensive list here.