Jambo Book Club

Build a Multicultural Book Collection!

Plans as low as $34.83 / month
Product Overview
  • Your box will ship by the 10th of every month. Orders placed in month 1, will ship in month 2. For instance, if you place an order on or before January 30th, your first box will ship by Feb. 10th.
  • Ships worldwide from United States
  • Subscriptions automatically renew. Cancel anytime
Stories for All of Us
Jambo Book Club is a multicultural book club for children. Jambo sends your child two books each month that feature a child of color as the star. These books are inclusive of our modern communities and are sure to engage your children's imaginations. Jambo Books makes a great gift for any of the children in your life!
  • Stories emphasize fun things the engage young imaginations
  • Multicultural children star in every book
  • People of color shown in everyday situations
  • Great stories with relatable characters
  • Books specially curated to delight your child

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Q: Does anyone know if people with Asian heritage are represented in the books, too? South Asian? Chinese? Japanese? Korean? Thank youAsked by Rachel M., June 2020

Hi Rachel. Yes, we do include books featuring children of East Asian and South Asian backgrounds. For example, this month, Meenal Patel's Priya Dreams of Marigolds and Masala is going out to our 5-6 year old members. Priya is Indian-American. Jasmine Toguchi, Mochi Queen by Debbi Michiko Florence is going out to our 7-9 year old members. Jasmine is Japanese-American.

by Mijha G., June 2020

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Q: How do I track my order?Asked by Maggie G., December 2020

Jambo Book Club answered...December 2020

Once your box has been picked up by the USPS, you will receive an email with the tracking number that will allow you to track the box to your home. Thanks for your question!


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Q: My niece is 9 years old. Is this for the appropriate age?Asked by Jussara S., October 2020

Jambo Book Club answered...October 2020

Jambo, Jussara! Thank you for your question. The 7-9 year old selections are usually one picture book and two chapter books that are about 100-150 pages long with limited illustrations. If your niece wants more challenging books, I would suggest going to the 10-13 subscription. If she'd like to receive only picture books, a 5-6 year old subscription would be a better fit. I hope this helps. If you have further questions, please don't hesitate to post it here or email us at info [at] jambobooks [dot] com.


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Q: Do the child keep the books, or do we have to return the books? I'm looking to build my grand girls a library of books they can keep and pass down to one anotherAsked by Lavonne N., February 2020

Hi Lavonne. Yes, the children keep the books. We love to help families build quality libraries that reflect the beauty of their world.

by Mijha G., June 2020

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😊 Awesome Crate!

Mar 09, 2021
Colleen W.
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Subscribed for 3 months
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Loved it. Great customer service

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Problem with product fulfillment

Mar 13, 2021
Carmelita B.
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Subscribed for 3 months
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I've contacted the seller about not receiving the last two boxes of this three box subscription. The only one we received was back in December. January and February never showed up, although shipment tracking reflects label creation for a box in February. The books selected were great for our girls and we were looking forward to receiving more. It just never happened. I'd like a refund of two-thirds the price of the full subscription since I only got one-third of the product.

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Jambo Book Club said...Mar 14, 2021

Jambo, Carmelita! I sent you a more detailed response personally, but I want to apologize publicly here. I started responding to your email on Friday, thought I hit send and walked away from my computer. I didn't realize until I saw your review that I hadn't hit send on my response to you (it was hanging out as a big red draft in my inbox).
It appears that the post office lost track of your February box. My warehouse shipped it in early February. Your March box was shipped a few days ago. I am personally dedicated to making sure every subscriber receives every book they order and I am sending your replacement February box no later than Tuesday. I apologize for having caused you...

We LOOOOVE Jambo

Mar 18, 2019
Jennifer M.
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Subscribed for 15 days
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Highly recommend - expertly curated, it’s like hitting the easy button for great literature for our little one. The books have become fast favourites, and we have loved the content - great illustrations, stories and messaging for kids.

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My nephew loves it!

Mar 15, 2019
Shannon W.
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Subscribed for 11 months
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I got a Jambo subscription for my now 2-year-old nephew when he was an infant. It was a great way to build his library with stories that engage his curiosity and are age-appropriate. Several of the Jambo books have become favorites, the tried-and-true old faithfuls that he drags out every night. It's also been a fun way to build our long-distance relationship since he gets reminded every month that his aunt sent him a gift! My cousin is having a baby this month and I've gotten her baby a Jambo subscription too. It's my favorite way to welcome littles into the world.

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Best gift ever!

Mar 14, 2019
Patarin I.
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Subscribed for 2 months
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I've ordered both the year long subscription and the special three month subscription for two special girls in my life. This gift exceeded all of my and the recipients' expectations! Everything from the customized letter to the child, to the beautiful packaging, and to the thoughtfully curated selections so very much emphasized the love and care that the Jambo Team puts into every brilliant package. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

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The perfect gift!

Mar 13, 2019
Debbie F.
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1 Helpful Vote
Subscribed for 3 months
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I ordered a theee month subscription as a birthday gift. The books came in beautifully decorated boxes - with fun party streamers inside!- and a personalized note with a little background about the books. The books were beautiful and unique, and they opened the door to many meaningful conversations. We will definitely subscribe again!

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Great selections

Jul 26, 2020
Amy Z.
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Subscribed for 1 month
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We just got our first box from a month to month subscription and I love it!! There was an old title that I had when I was younger which was such an amazing surprise! Plus 2 great books that were new to me - thank you jambo!

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Exquisite selection of books

Jun 24, 2020
Mala S.
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Subscribed for 5 months
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I have given Jambo boxes as presents and just recently received our first box. Everything about the box was perfect-the book selection, the letter, and the JambArt on the box!
Jambo Books should be a part of everyone’s home library. This is how we begin to lay the foundation for a better, and more just future.
Congratulations to the team at Jambo Books for knocking it out of the park!

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Astounded!

Jun 23, 2020
Sierra A.
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Subscribed for 21 days
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Oh my word! This box exceeded my expectations. The packaging is absolutely beautiful. The books are such wonderful quality and the personalized letter was an important and heartfelt touch. I am so excited to begin reading with my sons and see this book box show up each month. Thank you so much!

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Great selection

Sep 17, 2019
Anna M.
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Subscribed for 11 months
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Fantastic books and a great variety. Enjoyed the box art and newsletter too.

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