October's "A BOOKISH HALLOWEEN" boxes are on sale now! Full size box will include two hardcover fiction books, and a total of 6 lifestyle items!
Order by September 30th to get this box!
Q: My daughter is 8 1/2 and loves fantasy novels and graphic novels. Is there a way we can request certain genres and age appropriate content?Asked by Rachel L., September 2022
Hi Rachel, thanks for the great question! Unfortunately you can not select genres, as each box receives the same book(s) every month. However, we can guarantee that books and items will be age appropriate. If looking for a specific genre, we suggest heading to our website where we offer many one time boxes, and you will see all books/items listed prior to purchasing. Please feel free to message us directly with any further questions or concerns!
Q: I have 9 year old twins, a girl and a boy. I would want just the books only subscription. How can I ensure that they don't get the same books each month? Pink envelope said free shipping to Canada.Asked by Laura N., May 2022
Thanks for your question! While we can't offer different books in each box, the just the books box does include a minimum of 2 books each shipment, and is often shared by siblings. Unfortunately Pink Envelope was incorrect in their review, and we are unable to offer free shipping to Canada at this time. If you'd like to ask any further questions, please feel free to reach out directly.
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Q: with the 3 and 6 month options, are they delivered consecutively or quarterly or every 2 months? Is the billing posted when delivered?Asked by Kimberly L., November 2021
Our boxes are delivered monthly. If purchasing a multimonth subscription, you will pay up front for X amount of boxes, and then receive one box a month. Your subscription will then be set to renew for the same amount of time you originally signed up for, but are able to cancel at any time prior to renewal. I hope this helps!
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Q: Do the books show diversity in cultures, races, and ethnicities?Asked by Kisha G., October 2021
We try our best to include books that subscribers from all backgrounds can relate to. Please feel free to message us any time and we are happy to share some past books we've included! :)
I purchased this box for my 12 year old granddaughter. The first box was great--she loved it, especially the books. I was very disappointed in the second box as we are a christian family and it came with a book that does not align with our religious beliefs regarding same sex attractions.
I would kindly recommend that you alert the customers regarding sexual book content, especially in consideration of this age group and the fact that previewing and censoring is not available prior purchasing or gifting. Or perhaps it would be best to just not include books that are not appropriate for everyone. I am sorry for the low rating as it is a well put together box, but it is no longer for us which the rating indicates.
Thanks for taking the time to leave this honest review. While we try to choose books every month that will suit all subscribers, we know that sometimes we can not please everyone. We do however offer a book replacement when we totally miss the mark. If you'd like to reach out personally via email, we'd be happy to replace the book with something that your granddaughter would enjoy more.
Thanks for supporting my daughter's small business, and we look forward to hearing from you shortly.
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It was a amazing little treat for my girls love that it came with multiples of items for them to share!!!
Shipped quickly such a great box ! Everything in the box was creatively put together and the books are amazing!
My 9 year old has a hard time finding appropriate books that match her interest but also her reading level. This box solves that problem! I love that I can feel comfortable letting her read these solo without me reviewing too much or reading with her. Also love that there are usually 2 books in a box, which is a great value, but also guarantees she will love at least one book so the box doesn’t end up feeling like a waste if one isn’t a hit. They also pick some awesome goodies and we’ve discovered some fun new places to shop small through the products! Jillian is very in tune with the tween audience and does a fantastic job with these boxes!
My daughter loved everything in this box. Perfect for a 10 year old avid reader. She couldn't wait to start reading the books.
My tween loves this box! It has a nice mix of products (stationary, self care, trinkets) and the books are perfect.
My daughter loved her box! All the items are great, everything was packaged beautifully, and it arrived sooner than expected. Absolutely no complaints!
Great first box!
Given as Christmas and Valentine's Day gifts, these were a huge hit with my great-nieces, ages 8 & 10. The items selected were on target for both of them and I could tell were chosen carefully to make the most bang. Thank you!
I have been so pleased with these boxes! Super fun items that are perfectly matched to the books. I like how they highlight different small businesses in each box also. Great idea!
Our August box took us to the beach no matter where we opened it. With fun beachy reads, a pop it, bath salt soak and other themed goodies! This box is now available as a one time purchase.
Our back to school box features books and lifestyle items perfect to celebrate your first day back to school with! Our full size box is pictured.
Our October box has the theme of SCARY GOOD READS. Full size and gender neutral boxes will include a tote bag with a bookish quote printed on from small shop CBC Designs, full and mini boxes will have a paperclip bookmark from small shop mykookiejar, and all boxes will include a ghost bath bomb from small shop A Scents of Grace. Full box will have two books and a total of seven items.
Our November box had the theme "Reading is Magical". Full size box is pictured.
Our December box has a "Winter" theme! The book of the month in all boxes is THE ROOT OF MAGIC by Kathleen Benner Duble. Also pictured are peppermint hot cocoa (in all boxes) penguin socks (in full and mini boxes), bookish magnet (in all boxes), and an exclusive bubble bath paste (full and mini boxes). Full size box (pictured) will have a total of two books and eight items this month.
January theme is "Hungry for a Good Book". Spoilers pictured are book of the month THE DOUGHNUT FIX, bookish themed coaster set, trio of fruit loops scented bath truffles, and donut themed bandages. Full box is pictured.
February boxes will have a "Travel the World in a Bool" theme! Our book of the month is PENCILVANIA. Boxes will also include bath crumble in a Mango or Strawberry scent from "Bubble T Cosmetics", a washer necklace from small shop "Slightedge Designs", and a sticker set and pin set to match our theme! Full size box(pictured) will include a total of two books and seven items.
Our March box will be themed "Who Done It". Book of the month is "Coop Knows the Scoop". Items include a bookish paint yourself wall hanging(in full and gender neutral boxes only), a flashlight pen, handmade scrunchie (in full and mini boxes only), and our monthly themed button and sticker pack. Full size box(pictured) will include a total of 2 books and 8 items.
April's theme is "Books and Besties". Inside you'll receive books about friendship, and great items to use or share with your besties. Items such as a tic tac toe game(pictured) with pieces to accompany our book of the month, postcards to color and share with friends, and friendship tokens (in full box only) to remind those you love how important they are. Full size box(pictured) will include a total of 2 books and 8 items
May's box theme is "plant your story" and will feature books and items with a garden and nature theme! Our book of the month is "Hello from Renn Lake" by Michele Hurwitz. Spoiler items include a rice and lavender eye mask, a DIY seed bomb kit, and an avocado keychain. Full size boxes will include a total of 3 books and 8 items this month!
June's theme is "A home between the pages". Box will include books and items that can be used at home. Spoilers include our book of the month, a fun family fill in book, a flamingo keychain for your house key, and pick up sticks to play with your family in a fun bookish themed wooden box! Full size box will include a total of 3 books and 7 items.
July's box theme is "Reading under the stars". Full size boxes will include a total of 3 books and 7 items this month! Spoilers pictured include Tote bag with exclusive design by KarenThaco (full and gender neutral only), exclusive enamel pin with same design(full, mini, gender neutral), and a beautiful gold star necklace (full and mini only). Follow @betweenthebookendsbox for better looks at each spoiler throughout the month.
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