Looking for a great Christmas gift for the Young Adult reader in your life? Consider a Young Adult book subscription box. It’ll reignite the joy of Christmas month after month and encourage their love of reading. Here are 4 Young Adult book subscription boxes that have proved to be very popular choices.
1. Owl Crate
Owl Crate has been a favorite among Young Adult readers for some time now. If you search #OwlCrate on Instagram, you will see over 71,000 posts showing items received. Each box is centered around a theme and includes a newly published hardcover book, 3-5 other bookish goodies (jewelry, collectible toys, stationery), as well as exclusive items from publishers and authors. Past boxes have included exclusive covers, candles, art prints, tea, fountain pens, bookmarks, socks, mini Funkos, signed items, and letters from authors.
2. LitJoy Crate
LitJoy Crate is another Young Adult monthly subscription box that’s growing in popularity, especially among booktubers. Each box has a theme and contains AT LEAST 1 book and 3-4 bookish goodies. There are 3 different versions of the monthly box: Picture Book Crate (ages 3-7), Middle Grade Crate (ages 8-13), and Young Adult Book Crate (ages 14+). So, make sure you choose the correct age group. Past boxes have included art prints, socks, candles, travel cups, dream catchers, candy, and bookmarks.
3. Once Upon a Book Club
For the Young Adult fan who wants a full reader experience, Once Upon a Book Club includes 1 book, a 5″ x 7″ quote print, and 2-4 corresponding gifts to match a quote/item mentioned in the book. Each item is individually wrapped and marked with a page number, and should not be opened until the page is reached. The unique system immerses the reader into the story. They’ll feel like it’s coming to life! By the way, there’s an adult version of the club, as well.
4. Shelflove Crate
The Young Adult subscription boxes previously mentioned cover the whole range of YA genres. Shelflove Crate covers just science fiction and fantasy. Each box contains a new YA Fantasy/Sci-Fi novel and 4 or more themed-based goodies. Past boxes have included canvas prints, candles, totes, wands, Funko figures, mugs, and bookmarks.
Have you tried any of these boxes? Let us know what you thought in the comments!