Owl Crate is a young adult book subscription box where every month you receive one new hardcover book and an assortment of bookish goodies connected to the monthly theme. Some of these items are very practical and some are better suited as decor or for a pin/builtin board. August’s theme is Storms and Seas.
Each box includes different bookish goodies that fit the theme of the month and are connected to other books.This months bookish items include bath salts inspired by the Little Mermaid, a wooden tassel bookmark inspired by Daughter of the Pirate King, a tea light candle lantern, a metal pencil case inspired by The Scorpio Races, and some loose leaf tea inspired by the Sea Witch.
Every month Owl Crate has a new young adult hardback book that has an exclusive cover, is signed and comes with a letter from the author. The enamel pin the is in every box is also inspired by that months book.The book this month is House of Salt and Sorrows by Erin A Craig. Flowing a family living in a manor by the sea when several of the families daughters die the rest of the family feels like they are cursed. House of Salt and Sorrows is a retelling of the Twelve Dancing Princess fairy tale that add in a ghost story and murder mystery elements. Our main character Annaleigh is starting to believe that the deaths of her sisters were not accidents and she must find out truth before the darkness of her family claims her. This month a matching book mark was also included.
September’s theme is Fear the Night.