She does - in fact - give the best baby shower gifts!
Here's a summary of what Kaling told USA today in an interview on Sunday:
I got a call from my assistant. She said, 'Oprah's assistant contacted me, she'd like to drop off a present.' I'm thinking, that's so nice, like, (it's) probably flowers. I had a kid, I'm a single mom. That's really nice Oprah remembered.
It ended up being far more than flowers, though. The delivery actually required a U-Haul truck.
All you want in life is to hear that two men in a U-Haul truck are coming to your house because Oprah sent them. I was supposed to go to work that day (but I was like), I gotta be here... They arrived with a hand-carved bookcase, prettier than any professional dollhouse you had ever seen that contained a hundred of the classic essential books in children's literature... And I held my baby up to it and I said, 'Did you see what Miss Winfrey did for you?
Each book also had "Katherine's Book Club" written on it.
HOW DO WE END UP ON OPRAH'S GIFT LIST?!?!
Thanks to Oprah, Mindy Kaling's baby now has her own book club. https://t.co/RqeOf9dz2f— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) February 26, 2018