March is National Reading Month and we’re here to help you celebrate with 20 of the best monthly book boxes! Cozy up with bestsellers, indie faves, literary goodies, and so much more.
From early readers on up to the veterans, we’ve got book subscriptions for everyone. Whether for yourself or to gift a fellow bookworm, these boxed surprises will delight each month while adding new favorites and delivering fun extras for book enthusiasts.
Best for Introverted Book Worms!
What's Included: Many of us are spending too much time plugged in and tuned out, so if you’re striving to find a good balance, the Unplugged Book Box provides a great opportunity to disconnect and focus inward each month. Every box delivers 1 newly released hardcover YA or New Adult title, along with 4-6 bookish self-care or novelty items centered around a seasonally inspired monthly message.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. except for select countries during the 1st week of each month
Best New Book Club to Try in 2019
What's Included: Find the motivation to reach personal goals by joining the Enlightened Warrior Book Club. Featuring 1 book, either fiction or non-fiction, selected to inspire personal growth, plus a mix of handmade goods and book-themed bonuses, each box helps create a calm, focused atmosphere that’s perfect for getting stuff done! To help integrate gratitude into the day-to-day, each box sends a gift of appreciation meant to give to someone else.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 26th-29th of each month
Best Book Club for Paperback Lovers
What's Included: Great for any book lover who enjoys browsing the spines lining the community bookstore, Blue Spider Books is a monthly subscription that brings that enjoyment home. Choose from subscriptions that send new or gently used secondhand books, along with a handmade scented item and a beverage to sip alongside an engaging read.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. on the 10th of every month
My Coffee and Book Box (12 Ounce Bag of Gourmet Coffee, 2 New Hardcover Books, and an eBook selection)
Best for Bookish Treats!
What's Included: My Coffee and Book Club delivers a chance to slow down and relax with a new book and warm cup o' joe each month. Featuring a unique 12-oz bag of micro-roasted gourmet coffee, in either whole bean or ground coffee, plus 2 hardcover books in a specified genre and a convenient e-Book for on-the-go reading, get set to snuggle up and get lost in a good story.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. within 48 hours from receipt of order
Best Book Subscription for New Releases
What's Included: Each month’s box delivers a unique interactive reading experience with the Once Upon a Book Club subscription. Available in adult and YA versions, each month brings a newly released fiction novel, plus 3-5 curated wrapped gifts, meant to be opened as you reach a specific page in the book. It’s a great way to add fun anticipation, and if you want more interaction, join the online community for an active group that’s always ready to share and discuss the story of the month.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. between the 17th-20th of each month
Best Monthly Book Subscription for Thrillers
What's Included: My Thrill Club! is perfect for bookworms looking for unique monthly book clubs. A subscription that caters to armchair detectives with mysteries, crime thrillers, spy novels and horror stories, select a favorite fear-inducing genre and get 2 new hardcovers plus an on-the-go eBook from well-known authors, along with an occasional surprise gift.
Shipping: Ships to select countries from the U.S. with 48 hours of receipt of order
Best Bookish Gift for Guys
What's Included: Reading is the perfect way to bring culture into the everyday. Perfect for men looking for a dose of refined sophistication, the Culture Carton is available in 3 levels, with an option of both lifestyle items and a book, or lifestyle items-only and book-only options, all contain an interesting mix that may include leather goods, gourmet goodies, EDC items and a quality read.
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 17th of the month
Best Monthly Book Subscription Under $15
What's Included: The Used Books Monthly subscription offers a great way to enjoy amazing titles for less. Making monthly reading affordable, select either the Envelope for 2 books or the Box for 4 books each month. Choose preferred genres, and get randomly selected, high-quality books delivered right to the front door.
Shipping: Only ships within the U.S. by the 5th of each month
Best Author Run Book Subscription
What's Included: The Bookworm Box is owned and curated by Colleen Hoover, an author and lover of all things romance and YA novels! Subscribers can choose between either romance or YA novels, and between either 1 or 2 books each month. In addition to the books, all subscription options also include an ebook and 4-6 bookish goodies like keychains, pens, journals, bookmarks! Plus, proceeds from the boxes are donated to charity!
Shipping: Ships worldwide from the U.S. on the 20th of each month