Well, ever since I had to cancel my last bookbox subscription, check out the drama here. I’ve been super careful about what to sign up for next. Regardless of how much of a flop my last one was. I still BELIEVE in the power of a good surprise book box. It took me A LOT of time to find the right one for me, but at long last. I found one.
Roll the drums please!
Yea, yea… I know. Why didn’t you start with this one first? Everyone knows about Owlcrate. I’m very aware of that. I was just.. being stubborn OKAY!
Well on with the show!
Owlcrate Unboxing | June ’17
The *goodies* of the box includes:
Sleeping mask inspired by the Walking dead
A Divergent inspired bath bomb- includes a charm to sort you into a faction
An Ember in the Ashes Quote magnet *extra
The Giver iron on patch
A Court Of Wings And Ruin double sided bookmark
First book: New world rising by Jennifer Wilson
Second book: The Sandcastle Empire by Kayla Olson – *This was an exclusive @owlcrate edition and it came along with a letter by the author, some stickers and a signed bookplate!
A HUUUGE step up from my last unboxing. I absolutely loved this box. The amount of wonderful goodies that were in this crate made every penny worth it. Not to mention the fact that we received two books instead of just one, is a bonus! There were soo many wonderfully “book worlds” inspired gifts like the sleeping mask and the bathbomb. You can truly sense the dedication of Owlcrate to the book world. I whole heartedly recommend this book box subscription. It also goes without saying that I renewed my subscription. Look forward to those Unboxing reviews!
Finally! A subscription that understand my undying neeeds! :p
What do you think of this Owlcrate – Make it out alive – box,? Both books, and the goodies? Or do you have any recommendations for me to try? Lets chat, don’t worry, I don’t bite. ^^
Genre: Historical, Contemporary, or Literary fiction
Brand: The Book Drop
Bookstore: Bethany Beach
One of the best things in life, is receiving gifts. You never know what its going to be, and if you’re lucky enough it’ll be just perfect for you. However, what’s even better than that is getting a gift EVERY month while guaranteeing that you’re going to love it! Well this post is what that is all about! ❤
The Bookdrop Unboxing | July ’16
The Bookdrop has several types of subscriptions fit for everyone. I’ll be reviewing ‘The Jane'” subscription box which they describe it in their website as, “Our most popular box & perfect for book clubs! One paperback per month that we absolutely love that is either historical, contemporary, or literary fiction.” I was extremely excited for this because it was my first time trying any subscription box. So it goes without saying that I had a lot of expectations from it. Read on to see the goodies!
Overall, I was highly disappointed with the lack of imagination and thought put into the box. There was hardly anything in the box that made it unique or worth while. It was also annoying that most of the contents were just disposable ads and paper. It goes without saying that I immediately cancelled my subscription which I was hoping to make more permanent. Alas, compared to all the other subscriptions boxes out there, I don’t really recommend this one if you’re into getting little gifts and items along with the book. However, the choice of the book was very good. you can find my review of the story here.