Category: Through the Letterbox

Through the Letterbox: Illumicrate #10 Rise Up Unboxing

Posted April 11, 2018 by Charlotte in Through the Letterbox / 0 Comments
Through the Letterbox: Illumicrate #10 Rise Up Unboxing

Illumicrate is a quarterly subscription box.  This is the frist box that actually has a theme for the box which is Rise Up and is pretty awesome. It was a jam packed box and had so many items in it that there was a slight delay in the box shipping. the box: In each box you can expect: One recently published  book, 3-5 goodies often related to the book, promotional items such as posters, bookmarks and a signed bookplate (whenever possible),  anddddddddd an Advanced Reader Copy of a highly anticipated book!! The box is £29.99 plus free shipping  (if UK based).  For international shipping, depending where you live its between  £4.99 – £13.99. But I can promise you that this box is well worth the price.   the unboxing:  Blood and Sand by C.V.Wyk which is a re-imagining of the story of Spartacus, if Spartacus was a young women. The book also came with a  a signed bookplate, a badge, a bookmark and a temporary tattoo.     The Smoke Thieves by Sally Green  which I am so excited to receive. Not only is it an ARC, but it is also Sally Green’s new book and a start of a brand new series.  Aaaggghh […]

Through the Letterbox: Fairyloot Feburary Twisted Tales Unboxing

Posted April 3, 2018 by Charlotte in Through the Letterbox / 0 Comments
Through the Letterbox: Fairyloot Feburary Twisted Tales Unboxing

So I think that it is fair to say now that I am a huge fan of  FairyLoot. This is a monthly subscription ya book box based in the UK.   the box: In each box you can expect: One recently published Young Adult book, 4-6 goodies often related to the book, promotional items such as posters, bookmarks and a signed bookplate (whenever possible),  a unique hashtag that links you up with one other person receiving a box. The box is £26 plus shipping at £3.95 (if UK based) bringing it to a grand total of £29.95. I wish that the shipping is including in the price because it is like a hidden extra. But I do think that this box is well worth the price. This box is perfect for fans of dark fairytales and The Grimm Fairytales! You can expect items themed on Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White, Hansel and Gretel, and Rapunzel. the unboxing: The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert which is actually signed!!  It also came with a handwritten letter from Melissa and an exclusive interview.  An exclusive ‘Grimm Tales’ mug designed by aunjuliart. This mug features many Grimm tales, can you spot how many there are? […]

Through the Letterbox: Fairyloot Talk Faerie To Me January Unboxing

Posted March 10, 2018 by Charlotte in Through the Letterbox / 0 Comments
Through the Letterbox: Fairyloot Talk Faerie To Me January Unboxing

So I think that it is fair to say now that I am a huge fan of  FairyLoot. This is a monthly subscription ya book box based in the UK. the box: In each box you can expect: One recently published Young Adult book, 4-6 goodies often related to the book, promotional items such as posters, bookmarks and a signed bookplate (whenever possible),  a unique hashtag that links you up with one other person receiving a box. The box is £26 plus shipping at £3.95 (if UK based) bringing it to a grand total of £29.95. I wish that the shipping is including in the price because it is like a hidden extra. But I do think that this box is well worth the price. This box was themed around  ‘Talk Faerie To Me’ box features items inspired by faeries in general, as well as our favourite faerie fandoms! You can expect items themed on Throne of Glass and A Court of Thorns and Roses in this box, as well as general faerie related items. the unboxing:  Exclusive Prince Cardan candle created by @merakicandles. –  This is themed after the book of the month. Fairyloot asked Holly Black what Prince Carden wold smell […]

Through the Letterbox: Fairyloot December Oh So Regal Unboxing

Posted January 24, 2018 by Charlotte in Through the Letterbox / 3 Comments
Through the Letterbox: Fairyloot December Oh So Regal Unboxing

So I think that it is fair to say now that I am a huge fan of  FairyLoot. This is a monthly subscription ya book box based in the UK.   the box: In each box you can expect: One recently published Young Adult book, 4-6 goodies often related to the book, promotional items such as posters, bookmarks and a signed bookplate (whenever possible),  a unique hashtag that links you up with one other person receiving a box. The box is £26 plus shipping at £3.95 (if UK based) bringing it to a grand total of £29.95. I wish that the shipping is including in the price because it is like a hidden extra. But I do think that this box is well worth the price. This months theme was Oh  So Regal. “It’s time to shine those crowns and dust those royal jewels because this winter it’s going to get regal! The December ‘Oh So Regal‘ box features items themed around our favourite royals. You’ll find items themed on Disney, Shakespeare, Red Queen and more!” the unboxing: 👑 A full size Disney @originalfunko POP!  Six Pops where sent out. There were six possibilities – Simba, Tiana, Pocahontas, Rapunzel, Jasmine and Ariel!  I […]

Through the Letterbox: Illumicrate 9 Unboxing

Posted January 11, 2018 by Charlotte in Through the Letterbox / 0 Comments
Through the Letterbox: Illumicrate 9 Unboxing

Illumicrate is a quarterly subscription box. Today I am finally unboxing their November 2017 box! the box: In each box you can expect: One recently published  book, 3-5 goodies often related to the book, promotional items such as posters, bookmarks and a signed bookplate (whenever possible),  anddddddddd an Advanced Reader Copy of a highly anticipated book!! The box is £29.99 plus free shipping  (if UK based).  For international shipping, depending where you live its between  £4.99 – £13.99. But I can promise you that this box is well worth the price. the unboxing: Artemis by Andy Weir – this is an exclusive edition has it has black splayed edges. And extras included where a travel brochure and bookmark  Bookish Tea Towel by evannaveillustration which was covered in gorgeous mugs, books and cacti. “The Right Book” Quote Print by nutmegandarlo which is inspired by the Queen herself – J.K. Rowling and has been immortalised in shiny gold  Unicorn Journal by prismofstarlings which is perfect as I needed a new one to start the new year with. There is enough space for each day to write in. Reading In Bed Candle by merakicandles which smells like hot chocolate and is full of glitter. This is one […]