Today we’re excited to share with you the brilliant books and goodies that we included in our April 2021 THIS RAVAGED WORLD box!
The Supreme Lie by Geraldine McCaughrean: Gloria is a maid to the impervious Madame Suprema, who rules the whole of Afalia as its cold, cruel Head of State. When a deadly flood threatens to burst through the walls of the capital city, the Madame Suprema flees for safety and Gloria is forced to take her place in disguise. In this world full of corruption, politics and impending doom, can Gloria lead the people she loves to safety before a wave of water destroys them all?
The Outlaws: Scarlett & Browne by Jonathan Stroud: When runaway Scarlett McCain discovers a bumbling boy trapped on an upturned bus, her plan is to set him free and make a quick getaway. But Albert Browne is not easy to shake off and Scarlett soon finds herself with a new partner in crime. Together, these outlaws will navigate a ravaged landscape overtaken by floods, monsters and gunfights. Can they escape to safety before the dark secrets of their past catch up with them?
Clubhouse Invite: Join us in the blissful utopia of our online Clubhouse where you’ll get the chance to ask your questions to our special guest authors Geraldine McCaughrean and Jonathan Stroud. www.bookboxclub.com/the-clubhouse
Handmaid’s Tale Cotton Bag with artwork by Rose Hartley Illustration: Channel your inner Offred and prepare to defeat dystopia! This exclusive cotton pouch is perfect for stowing your survival kit (or for toiletries statshing) www.rosehartley.net
Cosy Cottage Conditioner Bar: In times of toil, it’s important to be kind to yourself and your hair! This sweet orange and cocoa butter conditioner bar is guaranteed to tame your troubled tresses and it’s vegan, natural and plastic free. Go forth and pamper! www.cosycottagesoap.co.uk
Red Rising Eco-Mug by Book Box Club: Don your wolfcloaks and head into battle Howler style… Or, if you’re more of a peaceful sort, simply brew your favourite beverage, enjoy in this exclusive wheatstraw eco-friendly mug and howl from the comfort of your armchair!
Buffy Inspired Bamboo Toothbrush by Book Box Club: Breath smelling like the original Hellmouth? Never fear, even Buffy and the Scoobies need to keep up with their dental hygiene. This eco-friendly, bamboo toothbrush will polish up your fangs fast (whilst avoiding plastic waste).
A big thanks to the very talented small businesses who helped to bring our March theme to life. We’d also like to thank our members for sharing your unboxings with us. We feel so lucky to have so many talented photographers, bloggers and vloggers in our club.
If you missed out on our April box – you can still grab one or a selection of the featured goodies from Our Shop, so hurry over there now and treat yourself!
Lots of love, Team Book Box Club xx