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Happy Birthday to Us!

Happy Birthday to Us!

It's our One Year Anniversary and we couldn't be more excited. 

In September 2017 we shipped our first boxes to reviewers and October 2017 we sent our first boxes to subscribers. 

We have shipped over 1100 boxes to book lovers from British Columbia to Newfoundland. From big cities to tiny towns and everything in between. 

We have featured 12 fantastic novels from Thriller to Romance, Historical Fiction to Humour and read over 50 books to choose those 12.  

We are still a two-person operation which means that we (Kerrie and Mark) choose the books, products, answer your emails and pack your boxes ourselves.

We love getting to know our subscribers and squeal with delight each time you renew and stay with us for 3 or 6 more months. 

We love your feedback. Never hesitate to reach out to us on social media or info@sweetreadsbox.com It may take a day or two to respond but you can be assured we read each and every one. 

To thank you and celebrate our One Year Anniversary we are offering a special promo code:

CELEBRATE = $40 off a 6 month subscription

ONEYEAR = $15 off a 3 month subscription 

*if you already have a subscription use these codes to renew and we will add it onto the end of your current subscription*

Thank you to each and every one of you for loving Sweet Reads Box and supporting a Canadian small business. 

Happy reading! 

September Box Revealed!

September Box Revealed!

Our September Box is happily into the homes of our subscribers and we are excited to share its contents. 

We read the novel When We Found Home by Susan Mallery while on vacation this summer. Coincidentally we were in Seattle, B.C., and Alaska while reading and loved that the novel was set in Seattle, WA - a city we love to visit. 

It's a tale of a family and their work to find a home in Seattle and with each other. So, we picked lots of Seattle/Home/Family themed items. 

Here is what's inside the September box:

Novel = When We Found Home - Susan Mallery

@blue_q "You are My Favourite" Socks
@starbucks Coffee - Pike Place Blend 
@lakefieldbakery Chocolate Almond Biscotti
@imperfectlyworthy Wish Bracelet
@weareooly Colour Cats Sticky Tabs
@harpercollinsca Bookmark 
and “Home is the Nicest Place to Be” wooden sign.

Why We Keep Selling Out Early and Why You Should Subscribe!

Why We Keep Selling Out Early and Why You Should Subscribe!

One of the most common questions we hear is...why do you sell out so early? Why don't you order more boxes and ensure that we can order after the reveal?

Well, the answer is pretty simple. We DO order more boxes but we keep selling out!

Since Mark and Kerrie need to read the novels, choose the box items and order them decisions are made two months in advance (typically) to ensure that the product gets here in time to be packaged and shipped on the 5th of the month. 

If you've been a subscriber since the beginning you probably know that Mark and Kerrie almost had an ulcer in November when the shipment of one product was late and they had to delay shipping. That was not good, and they never want that to happen again. Books are chosen, items are selected, everything gets sent to them (or purchased locally if available) and then hand packed before it's shipped to you. 

Want to ensure Sweet Reads Box is coming to your door every month? Subscribe for a 3 or 6-month subscription and we will reserve your box. See a sale and want to renew before your subscription is up? No problem - purchase with the discount and we will add to your subscription. 

Have questions? Email us at info@sweetreadsbox.com 

Thank you for loving Sweet Reads Box! We are thrilled you do :)