Before I joined bookstagram, I was completely unaware of the existence of book subscription boxes. I had no idea that companies existed that put together a box featured around a theme, filling them with lovely content like bookish candles, bookmarks, or quote prints, along with a new release.
Then I joined bookstagram, and the floodgates opened.
Living abroad makes it really difficult to get book boxes (international shipping costs make me cry), but I did it anyway. Though it made my wallet cry, getting these boxes in the mail was something I looked forward to, a thrill of excitement that had me quivering with joy when I saw the box peeking out of my mailbox.
Recently, I discovered a relatively new company on bookstagram called Fae Crate and I ordered their very first box! They’re small right now compared to other book subscription companies, but I think that they have the potential to become huge! The care that they take in selecting their products and the way that they interact with their followers will pull more people to them. They’re so kind, which is a big reason why I wanted to support them for their first box! Continue reading