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    19 Of The Best Subscription Boxes For Book Lovers

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    1. Coffee and a Classic brings you a classic novel along with fun goodies, and of course, a delicious hot beverage to sip on as you get lost in another world.

    What you get: If you go with the starter subscription, each month you'll receive a classic (based on the genre of your choosing), something delicious to sip on like coffee, and two book-related goodies. If you choose the standard subscription, each month you'll get a classic book (again, based on the genre of your choosing), something to sip on (choose between coffee, tea, hot chocolate, or be surprised!), a yummy snack, a bookmark, an awesome, usually hand-painted mug, and two book-related goodies based on a theme. Plus, this box comes in a super cool high-quality photo box!

    Promising review: "I've subscribed to several book boxes, but this is by far the best packaged one I've received. It arrived in a photo storage box, nicely packed and included a book, notebook, bookmark, bath bomb, tea cup, tea, and biscuit — all Pride and Prejudice themed. I'll definitely keep this subscription going. It's lovely!" —Amanda

    Get it from Cratejoy for $25/month for the starter subscription or $38/month for the standard subscription, choose between three genres: classic literature, classic nonfiction, children's classic.

    2. Scribbler completely immerses you in the world of the author and the publisher by not only giving you the opportunity to read new books and get cool treats, but also the chance to connect with a publishing professional!

    What you get: Each month your box will include a monthly writing theme, a recently released novel (middle grade, young adult, or adult), a collectible "writing passport" from the featured author, an invitation for an opportunity to connect with a publishing professional, and curated gifts.

    Promising review: "I got the June box and really loved everything I got. It came with a super cute tote, a book, pen, and some other things. It made my day and has also helped to inspire me to write again." —Felicia

    Get it from Cratejoy for $29.99+/month.

    3. My YA Reading Club delivers two hardcover young adult novels along with a selected eBook code so you're never without a good read.

    What you get: Each monthly box includes two hardcover YA books and an eBook selection so you can keep reading on-the-go! Plus, there's free shipping in U.S., and only $15 shipping to Canada!

    Promising review: "I am so excited to read the books for the month. I think I will enjoy both books. The shipper sent these as was stated, and there were no mailing issues. I am very satisfied." —Lori

    Get it from Cratejoy for $26.99+/month (use code READ at checkout for a special discount).

    4. Enchanted Book Box transports minds to a mystical land, or rather, subscription box, filled to the brim with a book (of course) and lots of other whimsical goodies.

    What you get: Each monthly box comes with a recently released book (either fantasy, sci-fi, or contemporary), and four to six awesome book-related goodies!

    Promising review: "I get quite a few book boxes, but Enchanted BookBox is consistently one of my favorites. There is always at least one item that is very 'me' (usually more!) and I typically love all of the items. I always feel like I get my moneys worth." —Kayla

    Get it from Cratejoy for $35+/month (use cold WELCOME at checkout to get a special discount).

    5. Used Books Monthly provides subscribers with good ol' books...quite literally, because they're used — but in good condition, don't worry. Your biggest worry should be whether you're gonna choose the two month or four month subscription.

    What you get: First pick the genre of books you like reading the most, and each month you'll receive, depending on your chosen subscription, either two or four used books!

    Promising review: "The books are mostly high-quality, good condition, best sellers. They are relevant to the subjects I have chosen. It seems like they actually pick out the books to my taste. I look forward to it every month. I have TWO subscriptions to this club. I am a big reader. Best $13 you can spend on a book club." —Terri

    Get it from Cratejoy for $9.99+/month for the two books subscription or $12.49+/month for the four books subscription.

    6. Willow Lane Books introduces you to a new book every month, while allowing you the freedom and capability to choose the accompanying goodies you receive with it.

    What you get: Along with a book, of course, you're in charge of picking the four to five items that you want in your box. After all, you are paying for it! And if you decide you want more, no problem; just check the boxes at checkout to pay for additional add-on items. Both the monthly and book addict boxes are the same. One just requires a monthly payment, while the other is paid every six months!

    Promising review: "I am an avid reader and I subscribe to quite a few book boxes and Willow Lane Books has become my favorite. I love that they let you pick your items and I look forward to their monthly e-mail that lets you know it's time to pick your items. If you are on the fence, do yourself a favor and subscribe. You wont be disappointed." —Cindy

    Get it from Cratejoy for $32.99+/month for the monthly box or $174.99+/box for the book addict box.

    7. My Sci-Fi Club feeds your curious mind each month with two new hardcover books in a genre of your choosing (either sci-fi, fantasy, or a combo of the two), along with an eBook selection, too.

    What you get: Each month, based on the genre of your choosing, you'll get two new hardcover books along with eBook selection so you can keep reading while on-the-go!

    Promising review: "My Sci-Fi box is awesome!!! The quality of the books and book selections each month is phenomenal!! I can’t believe the quality I get for such a low cost. I will with out a doubt be a lifetime member. If you are looking for a book subscription crate each month, you will not regret purchasing this crate! Its value far outweighs the cost." —Rachel

    Get it from Cratejoy for $26.99+/month for the science fiction box, $26.99+/month for the fantasy box, or $26.99+/month for the surprise me box.

    8. Book of the Month Club sends you a hardcover book of your choosing each month at a fraction of the price you'd pay at your nearest bookstore.

    What you get: Each month you'll get to choose between five hardcover (mostly fiction, sometimes nonfiction) books. To learn more about this awesome subscription, check out a BuzzFeeder's review.

    Promising review: "During the first week of every month, I go into my account on the site to scroll through the different options. I'm given a sentence-long synopsis, the cover image, and the genre to help me choose between the five books. When the indecision sets in, I can go through the book's details page, which offers a longer synopsis and a book review from one of the panel judges. Once I finally decide what I want, the package arrives on my doorstep about a week later. I honestly feel like I'm getting a gift and I feel so special. Oh, and there's always the option to skip a month if none of the choices are screaming your name, or if you're still working on the book from last month!" —Emily Shwake

    Get it from Book of the Month Club for $14.99/a book, and $9.99/each additional book (get your first book free by entering offer code FIREWORKS at checkout).

    9. Totally Booked Crate makes each month feel like a mystery, thanks to their awesome themed crates, amazing books, and curated goodies.

    What you get: Each month you'll get to open a box with a recently released book or a bestseller, three to five curated book-related items such as custom items that can't be found anywhere else like a letter from the author or a signed bookplate, along with a candle to help set the reading mood. Plus, each crate has its own theme. You can choose between a romance crate or a young adult crate!

    Promising review: "This book box is seriously amazing! The items are always so unique. I subscribe to a lot of boxes, and this is one that I will continue to get every month. The owner is a sweetheart and is always up for chatting and discussing products! I highly recommend this box!! I will continue renewing for sure!!" —Kelsey

    Get it from Cratejoy for $29.99+/month (use code WELCOME at checkout for a special discount).

    10. Shelflove Crate arrives at your doorstep each month with one new YA fantasy or sci-fi novel and a fun mix of collectibles, featuring a different theme each time.

    What you get: Each month, your box will contain one new YA fantasy or sci-fi novel along with four themed goodies such as candles, bookmarks, collectibles, stationary, and more! Each month will feature a different themed box!

    Promising review: "I love Shelflove Crate. This has been one of my favorite book boxes I have ever received. It was my bookstagram heart's dream box! I loved every piece that came in it! This box is expertly curated for the book lover soul! I highly recommend!" —Lauren

    Get it from Cratejoy for $29.99+/month.

    11. Indie Book Connect puts two new awesome fiction indie books on your radar each month, while also providing some cool treats to enhance your unboxing/reading experience.

    What you get: Each month, you'll open up to a box with two new fiction books (each from different authors), along with other fun goodies!

    Promising review: "I've received quite a few shipments now and I am definitely pleased. I love the fact that I get books that I've never heard of before, and they're signed. I also love the blue packaging it comes in." —Kylie

    Get it from Cratejoy for $20+/month (use code READ2018 at checkout for a special discount).

    12. Beacon Book Box lets you keep up with the latest in YA books by sending you a recently released hardcover each month, plus five bookish items tied in to the changing themes.

    What you get: Each month you'll receive a recently released hardcover YA book and three to five book-related goodies related to the theme of the month!

    Promising review: "Beacon Book Box is amazing! I get books in it that I never would have picked myself and I love them! The goodies are amazing! Best book box ever. They are very helpful and very nice." —Bayley

    Get it from Cratejoy for $29.99+/month.

    13. Zine-o-Matic helps bring hard-to-find zines right to your doorstep each month (along with other cool knickknacks you're bound to fall in love with).

    What you get: If you choose the mondo size box, each month you'll receive four to six awesome zines plus some extra fun goodies. If you choose the super mondo subscription, then you'll get five to six zines a month, also ith extra fun goodies that can include indie art, paper goods, bookmarks, stickers, and more!

    Promising review: Received my first box last week and I love what I got! A great mix of whimsical, meaningful, and artistic. Can't wait to add to my collection." —Sarah

    Get it from Cratejoy for $18.99+/month for the mondo size or $22.99+/month for the super mondo size.

    14. Once Upon a Book Club allows subscribers to not only get a cool book, but to follow along on an adventure with items from the book brought to life as they read. Plus, readers can connect with others in interactive Q&A's, live readings, and while unwrapping gifts together.

    What you get: Depending on which box you choose, you'll receive one recently released book (young adult – ages 14+, adult – ages 18+), three to five individually wrapped gifts labeled with page numbers that are meant to be opened when you reach the same page number of that month's book, a 5x7 quote print featuring a quote from the book, discussion questions featured on Facebook and Instagram, read-a-long dates for live discussions, and gift opening opportunities with other subscribers.

    Promising review: "I’m so excited when this subscription box comes every month. I love how the book comes to life with the little gifts. Makes the experience that much better." —Brittany

    Get it from Cratejoy for $34.99+/month for the young adult box or $34.99+/month for the adult box.

    15. The Bookie Box sends a newly released YA hardcover book, a special candle, and other really cool items to your doorstep each month to make reading something new even more exciting than it already is.

    What you get: Each month you'll get one recently released YA hardcover book, an exclusive candle to help set the reading mood, a bookmark to help save your place in your book, plus three to five other awesome goodies such as keychains, bath bombs, mugs, chapsticks, and more!

    Promising review: "I purchased my first box from TheBookieBox in March and I received a stunning hardcover AND a paperback, which was such a nice surprise! The candle included was gorgeous and smelled sooo good, (blackberry cake if you’re interested). Overall, I am really happy with my purchase!" —Kaitlin

    Get it from Cratejoy for $23.99+/month for the small box or $33.99+/month for the big box.

    16. Second Star Books brings a different themed box to you each month filled with exclusive collectibles you can't find anywhere else, special treats, and not one, but TWO books!

    What you get: Each month, you'll open a box with a brand new book by a debut author, a second book to the compliment the theme of the month, exclusive items from the authors and publishers, and other fun book-related goodies to enhance your reading experience!

    Promising review: "I’ve received several other book boxes before, and subscribe to another favorite regularly. But I decided to try this one out, and I’m so glad I did! This is now my favorite book box! All of the goodies in the box were awesome and not just fillers. So excited to see next month’s box!" —Daniell

    Get it from Cratejoy for $39.95+/month.

    17. SpearCraft Book Box immerses readers into the world of the latest and greatest YA book finds each month, to keep you in the loop and up-to-date with the greatest finds.

    What you get: If you choose the book only subscription, you'll receive one new hardcover YA book each month along with author letters and signed bookplates if applicable. If you go with the full box monthly subscription, you'll get recently published YA novels along with four or more assorted fandom goodies. If you go for the quarterly subscription, you'll get a new box every three months. Plus, 10% of each of these box's costs are donated to non-profits.

    Promising review: "Everything that came in the box is of great quality and goes great with the book. Last month they even sent two books! Can't wait for the next shipment, which should be here any day. I love that they e-mail you with the following theme to keep you excited and guessing all month long." —Rebecca

    Get it from Cratejoy for $13.99+/month for the book only subscription, $29.99+/month for the full box, or $50+/three months for full box quarterly subscription.

    18. My Book Box delivers two new books of your favorite genre directly to you monthly (plus a surprise gift to keep things extra exciting).

    What you get: Each month you'll get two new awesome books in genres of your choosing, along with an awesome surprise gift! Plus, enjoy free shipping!

    Promising review: "This is a wonderful idea and well worth the money. I love receiving two books a month in the genres I pick. Plus, there is always a surprise gift. I have received a book bag, book light, candy, a candle, and more. I have never been disappointed and look forward to receiving this each month." —Shirley

    Get it from Cratejoy for $39.95+/month (choose from children 3–7, children 8–12, young adult, nonfiction, or women's fiction).

    19. Blue Spider Books introduces you to either one or two secondhand books a month, along with a sample of a hot beverage to sip on as you sit back, relax, and enjoy your new reads.

    What you get: If you choose the afternoon delight subscription, each month you'll get one secondhand paperback book and one beverage of your choice. If you go with the weekend warrior subscription, you'll get two secondhand books, one coffee sample, and one tea sample each month.

    Promising review: "I was skeptical at first, because I don’t even know what genre I like to read, but I feel like Blue Spider Books knows me better than I know myself. My first two books were amazing. I couldn’t put them down!" —Erin

    Get it from Cratejoy for $9.99+/month for the afternoon delight subscription or $16.99+/month for the weekend warrior subscription.



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