If you love getting lost in a new novel, regularly quote Harry Potter, or find yourself gravitating towards period novels, chances are you’re an anglophile. A monthly book subscription box is a great way to find your next great read, but with so many options to choose from which subscription box is right for you?
We've done the hard work for you and selected some of our favorite book subscription boxes, and they ship right from the U.K.!
Price: Starts at £9.00/month
What You’ll Get: Subscribers can choose between 2 bundles complete with a vintage book, Bookishly notebook, 4 teabags OR 4-5 cups of ground coffee. All the essentials to impress your UK book club.
Shipping: Ship worldwide on the 14th or 20th of the month
Price: Starts at £14.99/month
What You’ll Get: If you’re a busy book lover who likes to stay up-to-date and unwind, Chocolate and Book delivers you one new book, chocolate, and a cozy drink. Choose from 5 book genres (YA, Chicklit, Romance, Thriller, Sci-Fi/Fantasy) or surprise yourself!
Shipping: Ship worldwide on the 15th of each month
Price: Starts at £10.99/month
What You’ll Get: The Willoughby Book Club is the perfect book subscription for readers of all ages and with all interests. From a baby book club to a book box filled with a romance novel or a classic, The Willoughby Book Club can be completely customized for your interests or reading level. Each box includes a brand new book wrapped in their trademark packaging, plus, for every subscription sold they donate a book to charity!
Shipping: Only ships within the United Kingdom on the 1st of each month
Price: Starts at £18.00/month
What you’ll get: Wildest Dreams Box is a YA book subscription for book lovers of all ages. Each month you’ll receive a newly released young adult book plus a bath or body product and a tea inspired by the book.
Shipping: Ship to select countries from the U.K. on the 15th each month
Price: Starts at £12.00/month
What you’ll get: Bookfulness delivers everything needed to curl up and enjoy a night in reading! Each Bookfulness Taster box includes a new paperback novel in the genre of your choosing and a hot beverage of your choice, plus a couple of artisan treats and sweets. Upgrade to the classic Bookfulness box to enjoy the same goodies, but receive an additional surprise gift!
Shipping: Ship worldwide from the UK during the first week of each month
Price: Starts at £24.99/month
What you’ll get: GeekGear may not include actual books, but it’s the best subscription for Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts fans! Each box included 6-10 official Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts merchandise, like postcards, wall art, collectibles, and an exclusive t-shirt!
Shipping: Ship worldwide between the 21st-26th of each month
Price: Starts at £35.00/month
What You’ll Get: The Bookishly Classic Book Crate delivers one classic novel, like The Jungle Book and Wuthering Heights, with a beautiful in-house designed custom cover. Boxes also include bookish gifts that match the theme of that month's book.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. around the 23rd of each month
Price: Starts at £29.99/1 box every 3 months
What You’ll Get: Illumicrate does the heavy lifting for you by collaborating with publishers, authors, and boutiques to procure book-related goods. You’ll receive 3-5 exclusive books, stationery, and even jewelry.
Shipping: Free shipping worldwide every 3 months
Price: Starts at £17.83 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: Looking for a good fright? Abominable Book Club is a mystery horror and thriller bookclub sure to send chills up your spine. Every month subscribers can expect a new horror or thriller novel, a mystery second-hand paperback, several hot drinks, and a delicious chocolate treat!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. on the 28th of each month
Price: Starts at £25.50 GBP/month
What You’ll Get: WILDWOMAN is a unique book subscription that focuses on self-care and personal growth. Each box includes a self-development book plus 4 gifts that help promote much needed "me time" and mindful journaling. The perfect subscription for anyone looking for mind-body balance.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.K. on the 10th of the month
Price: Starts at $32.50/month
What You’ll Get: Once Upon A Book Club delivers an interactive reading experience. Each month subscribers will receive a new fiction novel (choose between YA or Adult genres), 3-5 beautifully wrapped gifts, a small art print, and access to their online reading discussion group! The gifts included all have labels that correspond with the page number for when they are to be opened, a truly unique reading experience!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 17th-20th of every month