- a nightgown, a bed jacket, a garment useful when reading in bed
- a small paper-knife used to open uncut books, also useful as a bookmark
- a dust jacket (removable book cover)
- a reading lamp
- a nightstand, a bedside table
- an e-book reader
- "liseuse" in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).