Litjoy Crate – April YA book box review: ‘Deception & Darlings’

LitJoy Crate is a book subscription box service that offers a quarterly Middle Grade box aimed at ages 8-13 and a monthly Young Adult box for ages 14 and older. This is a review for the April YA box, which includes one new release book and 2-3 themed bookish goodies.

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LitJoy Crate

Cost: $29.99 USD
Shipping Costs: $8.99 within the US, $14.99 to Canada and $24.99 internationally
Payment Method: Credit Card
Mailed Out: 20th of each month

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Booked For The Weekend – April book box review: ‘Money, Magic & Muggles’

Booked For The Weekend is an Australian book subscription box that contains a newly released book and 3+ quality bookish items.

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Booked For The Weekend
Cost: $44.95 AUD
Shipping Costs: $9.95 within Australia | $12.50 to New Zealand | $25 to America, United Kingdom, Canada, Sweden & Denmark
Payment Method: Credit Card
Mailed Out: from the 20th onward each month

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Owlcrate: March 2018 – ‘Across The Galaxy’

OwlCrate is a monthly book subscription service that provides you with a newly released Young Adult novel plus other bookish extras, such as jewelry & accessories, bookmarks, stickers & prints, toys, etc.

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OwlCrate
Cost: $29.99 USD monthly, $86.98 for 3 months or $167.94 for 6 months.
Shipping Costs: $6.99 to US, $10.59 to Canada and $19.99 internationally.
Payment Method: Debit and Credit Cards.
Mailed Out: around the 20th of each month.

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Booked For The Weekend – March book box review: ‘Sea of Clones’

Booked For The Weekend is an Australian book subscription box that contains a newly released book and 3+ quality bookish items.

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Booked For The Weekend
Cost: $39.95 AUD for the book box or option of $25 AUD for the goodies with no book
Shipping Costs: $9.95 within Australia | $12.95 to New Zealand | $25 to America, United Kingdom, Canada, Sweden & Denmark
Payment Method: Credit Card
Mailed Out: from the 20th onward each month

I was lucky enough to have been selected as a rep and received a complimentary box! If you like what you see, you can use my rep code Borg10 for a discount on book boxes at Booked For The Weekend.

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Shelflove Crate – March 2018: Fiery Redheads

Shelflove Crate is a YA book subscription box that is “specially assembled with a newly released Fantasy or Sci-Fi YA book and 3 or more theme-based items”

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Shelflove Crate
Cost: $29.99 USD
Shipping Costs: $7.99 for US, $14.99 for Canada and $22.99 worldwide
Payment Method: Credit Card
Mailed Out: from the 20th onward each month

I’m really impressed with how quickly this was delivered to me in Australia! It was shipped on the 19th and arrived a week later on the 26th! Considering how our own Australia Post takes a week just to ship something from one state to another, that’s ridiculously efficient. :O

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Shelflove Crate: December 2017 – ‘Timeless’

My box finally made it to me! It ended up doing a loop going back to America and then returning to Australia, but it got here in the end, safe and sound. 🙂

Shelflove Crate is a YA book subscription box that is “specially assembled with a newly released Fantasy or Sci-Fi YA book and 3 or more theme-based items”.

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Shelflove Crate
Cost: $29.99 USD
Shipping Costs: $7.99 for US, $14.99 for Canada and $22.99 worldwide
Payment Method: Credit Card
Mailed Out: from the 20th onward each month

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Shelflove Crate: November 2017 – ‘Fight The Power’

Shelflove Crate is a YA book subscription box that is “specially assembled with a newly released Fantasy or Sci-Fi YA book and 3 or more theme-based items”.

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Shelflove Crate
Cost: $29.99 USD
Shipping Costs: $7.99 for US, $14.99 for Canada and $22.99 worldwide
Payment Method: Credit Card
Mailed Out: from the 20th onward each month

I was going to do a combined November/December review once my second box arrived in January, but it looks like it wasn’t meant to be – I checked my tracking as it seemed quite delayed, and turns out the box arrived in Australia and then went BACK overseas! So I’ll just post about the box I have for now…

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LitJoy Crate: November 2017 – ‘The Chosen One’

LitJoy Crate is a book subscription box service that offers 3 options targeting different age groups: the monthly Picture Book box aimed at ages 3-6, the quarterly Middle Grade box aimed at ages 8-13 and the monthly Young Adult box for ages 14 and older. This is a review for the November YA box, which includes one new release book and 2-4 themed bookish goodies.

LitJoy Crate

Cost: $29.99 USD
Shipping Costs: $8.99 within the US, $14.99 to Canada and $24.99 internationally
Payment Method: Credit Card
Mailed Out: 20th of each month

Note: this box is currently available for purchase in the LitJoy shop.

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The Book Quay’s bookstaGlam box: ‘Superhuman’

The Book Quay offers a bookstaGlam box which includes a book as well as normally between 6-9 items, a few of which are specially chosen as props for bookstagram or blog posts. You have the option of purchasing a ‘no-book’ box or if you choose to include the book, they often have up to 3 book options available  across different genres (and usually customizable with either hardcover or paperback). This is a review of their ‘Superhuman’-themed box.

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The Book Quay – bookstaGlam box
Cost: $1,500 PHP (roughly $39 AUD or $29 USD)
Shipping Costs: $750PHP worldwide (about $20 AUD or $15 USD)
Payment Method: Credit Card & Paypal
Mailed Out: normally in the second month they’re named for (eg. the Jan/Feb box will probably ship in February)

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