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Guess what? I found another book subscription box to try.
This is my first month with a new box subscription: Coffee and a Classic. The box that I subscribed to is the monthly starter classic box which includes a book, drink, bookmark, and two bookish items. They also have a standard classic box which includes everything in the starter box plus a snack, mug, and is packaged in a photo box.
What did I get in my box this month? I am going to share the contents with you here. My review is not for the book or the items I received because I haven’t read/used them yet, but instead will be for the content and subscription experience.
The box arrived in good shape and I like that it was clearly labeled so I knew what it was right away.
On the very top of everything was a postcard listing what items I would find in the box.
The first item in the box was a packet of dark roast coffee. There are three drink options to choose from: coffee, tea, and hot chocolate.
The second item in the box was a key chain with a ‘key’ to Sherlock’s address at 221B Baker Street.
The third item in the box was a fabric bookmark with two Sherlock charms.
The fourth item in the box was a soy candle.
The fifth item in the box was a bonded leather copy of The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle. There are two options to choose from: Adult Classic or Children’s Classic.
Here is everything that was in the box.
What I liked:
- You can get a sneak peak of the classic book choices before the box ships out.
- You can choose from three different drink options.
- All of the items related to the book choice.
- The book I received was a bonded leather copy.
- The fragrance of the soy candle was nice and understated.
- The price included the shipping cost.
- Everything was packaged well.
What I didn’t like:
- Nothing. I loved this box.
Even though I knew what book I was getting and that I was getting coffee (since those were my choices when I subscribed), I still found opening this box to be a fun experience. I loved all of the items (especially the book) and that they related to the book.
This subscription service is $41.99 and includes shipping. There wasn’t any retail amounts but from my brief research, I know that what I received was definitely worth what I paid.
-Loraine NunleyUnboxing and review of the Coffee and a Classic subscription box for August 2020 #cratejoy #SubscriptionBox @classicbookbox @cratejoy Click To Tweet