Coffee and a Classic

Curl up with a cup of coffee and a classic book each month with this subscription!

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  • We are currently taking subscriptions for the December box, shipping out the second week of December! Sign up by November 30th to receive the next box. The sneak peek is coming on November 14th! If you'd like to receive a box sooner, check out our Etsy shop, or contact us through our site!
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Curl up with a cup of coffee and a classic book each month with this subscription!

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We at Coffee and a Classic know that there are few things more enjoyable than to immerse yourself in a great book, so each month we carefully select a classic book, beverage and other bookish treats to inspire you to relive (or experience for the first time) some of the greats novels of all time. Select your genre, beverage preference, and size!
  • All boxes include A Classic Novel, Something to Sip on, Two Bookish Items and a Bookmark
  • Two levels to choose from! The STANDARD box ALSO includes a snack, a mug and is packaged in high quality photo box
  • Select your genre between Classic Literature, Children's Classics or Classic Non-fiction
  • Select your beverage preference between Coffee, Tea or Hot Chocolate
  • We post upcoming book selections on the "Sneak Peek" page of our website, you can swap your genre any month if you already have the book or are interested in another genre

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Q: How much coffee comes in the box?Asked by Tessa W., February 2020

Using my Keurig refillable pod, I get 6-8 cups.

by Suzanne T., February 2020

Can't speak to the coffee, but I get enough cocoa for 2-3 mugs. When we got tea, it was enough for 3-4 mugs.

by Private, February 2020

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Q: Can I only order this box for a month?Asked by Aysha N., July 2019

You can purchase previous boxes on her Etsy page, but the website is subscription only. If you want a surprise box, you could subscribe for one month, and then cancel. You won't want to cancel, though. The boxes are always awesome! I subscribe to all three genres.

by Shayla W., July 2019

They have an Etsy shop where you can buy just one box.

by Bronwyn B., July 2019

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Q: Do most boxes come with a coffee cup? I love the idea of the box but I am not sure how many mugs I need.Asked by Diana D., October 2020

They have a starter box that comes with everything except the mug and snack. It has a lower price and is perfect for someone who doesn't want any more mugs.

by Lauri S., October 2020

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Q: I need to be issued a refundAsked by Kacie B., September 2020

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Oct 09, 2017
Lauri S.
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I received the Steven Hawkins box as a gift and was delighted! The large hardcover edition was gorgeous. The items in the box were perfectly themed. The bath bomb filled the box with a great fruity smell, my hot chocolate had galaxy sprinkles mixed in and the bookmark was very cool! I loved this box!!

Love it!

Jul 03, 2019
Kelsi K.
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Love my first Coffee and a Classic Box! I have always wanted to read Don Quixote. The book is beautiful and I love the bookmark and journal as well. Can't wait to try the coffee.

The only negative is shipping time and cost, but I guess that goes with getting shipped to Canada. It is worth it for the fun of getting the book and goodies though!

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Beautiful and the Damned

Jun 06, 2019
Bronwyn B.
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This has been my favorite box so far! I was so excited to see a Fitzgerald book in such. Gorgeous cover. The speaker was a nice touch and the mug is beautiful.

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One of my favorite book subscriptions!

Oct 27, 2020
Loraine N.
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I've been subscribing to this box for a few month now and I have to say that this is one of my favorite book box subscriptions. I have loved all the products and the quality of the classic books in particular. I also liked that you can very easily switch back and forth between the adult classic and the kids classic boxes. Customer service is great.

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5 star box!!

Jun 21, 2020
Danielle I.
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Just tried out Coffee and a Classic for the first time and I am in love with these boxes! The attention to detail of all the items in the box and how they correlate with the book is excellent! The book The Secret Garden is a beautiful leather bound copy, the toffee flavored coffee is delicious, the bookmark hand made, and the chocolate covered pretzels were amazing! Highly recommend!

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Fantastic Box

Jun 17, 2020
Megan L.
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I love this box! This was my first month of Coffee and a Classic and now I am hooked. Everything is gorgeous from the copy of the book to the bookish accompaniments. Although I am familiar with the story, I've never actually read the book. I'm looking forward to starting it this evening.

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Excellent quality!

Nov 01, 2020
Brittnay C.
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I loved the thought put into each box. I enjoyed the mask of the red death face mask in Edgar Poe’s box.

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Jul 07, 2020
Catherine C.
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I would like to retract my previous review due to the seller promptly contacting me after my previous review. They kindly explained the situation, and they answered all of my questions regarding my order. I have since received a confirmation email regarding the shipping of my order, and I am eagerly awaiting it's arrival.

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10 stars

Oct 30, 2020
Mara W.
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I love getting this box. Everything is super cool

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Best. Box. Ever.

Oct 18, 2020
Alexis T.
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This box is easily the highlight of my month!!

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Upcoming Boxes Still Available!

Upcoming Boxes Still Available!

The upcoming boxes are now available to order! Subscribe by July 31st to receive the next box!

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

A collection of three classic crime novels by Agatha Christie, the undisputed Queen of Mystery. In And Then There Were None, the bestselling mystery of all time, ten strangers are lured to an isolated island mansion of the Devon coast where, over dinner, a recorded message accuses each of them of harboring a guilty secret. And then night after night, one by one, another of them is found dead. (December Classic Literature Box)

The Little Mermaid and Other Fairy Tales  by Hans Christian Andersen

The Little Mermaid and Other Fairy Tales by Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen is one of the world's most popular storytellers, and his fairy tales are among the best-loved works of literature. Readers the world over know his poignant tale of "The Little Mermaid," who sacrifices everything for love. Several of Andersen's stories are so well known that their titles alone have become meaningful figures of speech. (December Children's Classics Box)

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou

Here is a book as joyous and painful, as mysterious and memorable, as childhood itself. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings captures the longing of lonely children, the brute insult of bigotry, and the wonder of words that can make the world right. Maya Angelou’s debut memoir is a modern American classic beloved worldwide. (December Classic Nonfiction Box)

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Most famous in the realm of holiday literature for his 1843 publication, A Christmas Carol, Charles Dickens was in fact a prolific writer in the yuletide genre and a great contributor to many now-prevalent traditions of the holiday itself. (November Classic Literature Book Box)

The Nutcracker by E. T. A. Hoffmann

The Nutcracker by E. T. A. Hoffmann

Hoffmann’s classic Christmas fairy tale, immortalized by Tchaikovsky’s ballet, is brought to life by the gorgeous contemporary artwork of Finnish illustrator Sanna Annukka, and is the perfect holiday gift for adults and children alike. The Nutcracker captures, better than any other story, a child’s wonder at Christmas. (November Children's Classics Book Box)

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

Into Thin Air by Jon Krakauer

A bank of clouds was assembling on the not-so-distant horizon, but journalist-mountaineer Jon Krakauer, standing on the summit of Mt. Everest, saw nothing that "suggested that a murderous storm was bearing down." He was wrong. The storm, which claimed five lives and left countless more--including Krakauer's--in guilt-ridden disarray, would also provide the impetus for Into Thin Air, Krakauer's epic account of the May 1996 disaster. (November Classic Nonfiction Book Box)

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Scarlet Letter was one of the first mass-produced books in America. It was popular when first published and is considered a classic work today. It inspired numerous film, television, and stage adaptations. Critics have described it as a masterwork and novelist D. H. Lawrence called it a "perfect work of the American imagination". (October Classic Literature Book Box)

Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream by Buzz Bissinger

Friday Night Lights: A Town, a Team, and a Dream by Buzz Bissinger

Named Sports Illustrated's best football book of all time and a #1 NYT bestseller, this is the classic story of a high school football team whose win-loss record has a profound influence on the town around them. (October Classic Nonfiction Book Box)

 Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren

Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren

The beloved story of a spunky young girl and her hilarious escapades. (October Children's Classics Book Box)

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson

A book so iconic that its title is synonymous with split personalities, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, was first released in 1886. The story of a virtuous Dr. Jekyll who mistakenly creates an alter ego of unadulterated evil serves as an examination of the duality of human nature and the battle between good and evil. (September Classic Literature Book Box)

 The Borden Murders by Sarah Miller

The Borden Murders by Sarah Miller

With murder, court battles, and sensational newspaper headlines, the story of Lizzie Borden is compulsively readable and perfect for the Common Core. "Lizzie Borden took an axe, gave her mother forty whacks. When she saw what she had done, she gave her father forty-one." (September Classic Nonfiction Book Box)

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