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It’s the decade of Friends, “the Macarena,” and endless AOL CD-Roms for accessing this new thing

D:ream’s 1993 song “Things Can Only Get Better” seemed to summarise the spirit of the age,

Jazz and Paradise by Toni Morrison were published, and she won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1993

If you have a nostalgic Gen Xer on your holiday list, these ’90s-inspired literary gifts are bound

I love this T-shirt’s classy throwback to some of my earliest voracious reading days

Salman Rushdie’s The Satanic Verses was published at the tail end of the ’80s, and coverage

The iconic Goosebumps book series launched in 1992 and these notebooks pack a nice retro punch

This T-shirt is a nod to The Secret History by Donna Tartt for all fans of the 1992

Before the movie, Bridget Jones featured in a series of columns in the UK’s The Guardian

The book was published in 1996 and captured the Zeitgeist brilliantly

This tote bag is a great gift for anyone who’s nostalgic about the days when you