November 2021:
Of Land and Sea

  • Skin of the Sea by Natasha Bowen
  • "Of Land and Sea" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Skin of the Sea
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Chile-Lime Catfish with Corn Saute recipe
  • Legend of Mama Wata crossword puzzle

 

November 2021:
On the Hush...

  • All Her Little Secrets by Wanda M. Morris
  • "On the Hush..." mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by All Her Little Secrets
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Pound Cake recipe
  • Little Secrets word search puzzle

 

September 2021:
Spark of Rebellion

  • Defy The Night by Brigid Kemmerer
  • "Spark of Rebellion" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Defy The Night
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Homemade Cough Remedy recipe
  • Feel Better Ginger & Lemon Tea recipe
  • Spark of Rebellion word search puzzle

 

September 2021:
The Artist

  • Dark Things I Adore by Katie Lattari
  • "The Artist" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Dark Things I Adore  
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Juicy Pan-Seared Filet Mignon recipe
  • The Artist word search puzzle

 

August 2021:
Into The Deep

  • Ashfall Legacy by Pittacus Lore
  • "Into The Deep" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Ashfall Legacy
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • 15-Minute Homemade Donuts recipe
  • Into The Deep crossword puzzle

 

August 2021:
Wild, Free, Beautiful, Tragic

  • The Ophelia Girls by Jane Healey
  • "Wild, Free, Beautiful, Tragic" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by The Ophelia Girls  
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Best Gazpacho recipe
  • Wild & Free word search puzzle

 

July 2021:
Big Love

  • Blackout by Dhonielle Clayton, Tiffany D. Jackson, Nic Stone, Angie Thomas, Ashley Woodfolk, Nicola Yoon
  • "Big Love" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Blackout 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Cold Stone Creamery Cake Batter Ice Cream recipe
  • Love in The Dark Word Search Puzzle

 

July 2021:
Scream Queens

  • The Final Girl Support Group by Grady Hendrix
  • "Scream Queens" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by The Final Girl Support Group 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • DIY: Homemade Pepper Spray
  • The Final Word Word Search Puzzle

 

June 2021:
Divide & Conquer

  • Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé
  • "Office Politics" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Ace of Spades 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Efo Riro (Spinach Stew) recipe
  • To Divide & Conquer Word Scramble Puzzle

 

June 2021:
Office Politics

  • The Other Black Girl by Zakiya Dalila Harris
  • "Office Politics" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by The Other Black Girl 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Chicken Enchiladas recipe
  • At The Office Word Search Puzzle

 

May 2021:
A Royal Scandal

  • Tokyo Ever After by Emiko Jean
  • "A Royal Scandal" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Tokyo Ever After 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Gyoza recipe
  • Tokyo Ever After Word Search Puzzle

 

May 2021:

Fiction Book Monthly

 

Dial A for Aunties by Jesse Q. Sutanto

Fiction

 

March 2021:
Community

  • Firekeeper's Daughter by Angeline Boulley 
  • "Community" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Firekeeper's Daughter 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Firekeeper's Hunt Word Search Puzzle

 

February 2021:
Blood Sisters

  • The Gilded Ones by Namina Forna 
  • "Blood Sisters" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by The Gilded Ones 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • The Gilded Ones Crossword Puzzle

 

January 2021:
In the Heights

  • Signed first edition Concrete Rose by Angie Thomas 
  • "In the Heights" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Concrete Rose 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • DIY: How To Start An Indoor Garden

 

December 2020:
The After Effects

  • Take it Back by Kia Abdullah 
  • "The After Effects" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Take it Back 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Word Search puzzle

 

November 2020:
Songs of the Saints

  • Soulswift by Megan Bannen 
  • "Songs of the Saints" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Soulswift (also available on Apple Music) 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Word Search puzzle

 

October 2020:
Into the Spotlight

  • Shine by Jessica Jung 
  • "Into the Spotlight" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Shine (also available on Apple Music) 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Spicy Korean Fried Chicken recipe
  • Matcha Green Tea Face Mask recipe

 

 

September 2020:
Break Free

  • Signed copy of Grown by Tiffany D. Jackson 
  • "Break Free" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Grown (also available on Apple Music) 
  • Themed bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • Baja Fish Tacos recipe

 

June 2020:
The Outside World

  • Agnes at the End of the World by Kelly McWilliams 
  • "The Outside World" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Agnes at the End of the World (also available on Apple Music) 
  • "The Birds" bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book club discussion guide
  • DIY: Miracle Mac and cheese recipe

May 2020:
A World Apart

  • Autographed first edition of Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo 
  • "A World Apart" mood tunes - a curated Spotify playlist inspired by Clap When You Land (also available on Apple Music) 
  • "Birds Flying High" bookmark
  • Like This? Read This Next... book list
  • Online streaming guide
  • Book discussion questions
  • DIY: Dominican Sancocho (Three Meat Stew) recipe

December 2019:
Privacy Please!

  • Catfishing on CatNet by Naomi Kritzer
  • "Privacy Please!" mood tunes - a curated playlist inspired by Catfishing on CatNet (also available on Apple Music)
  • "Cat Paw-sed" bookmark
  • Like This? Read This... book list
  • Book club discussion guide
  • "Holiday CatNet" post card

September 2019:
for the culture

  • SLAY by Brittany Morris
  • "for the culture" mood tunes - a curated playlist inspired by SLAY (also available on Apple Music) 
  • Autographed bookplate
  • "Literature is my utopia" bookmark
  • Like This? Read This... book list
  • Book club discussion guide
  • McDonald's Money art card

May 2019:
Dash Of Magic

  • With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo
  • "Dash Of Magic" curated Spotify playlist (also available on Apple Music)
  • 2 Recipe cards 
  • Vanity "Dash Of Magic" themed bookmark

February 2019:
Against All Odds

  • Signed first edition hardcover copy of "On The Come Up" by Angie Thomas
  • "Against All Odds" curated Spotify playlist (also available on Apple Music)
  • Vanity "Against All Odds" themed bookmark

FEBRUARY 2018:
Beauty is in the Blood*

  • First edition hardcover copy of "The Belles" by Dhonielle Clayton
  • "Beauty is in the blood" curated Spotify playlist
  • Custom "Flower Crown" greeting card by Jade & Serif   
  • Handmade macaron soap by Soapisticatedsuds 
  • Exclusive "Belle-Rose Tea" pack
  • "Book Date" pin by Prickly Cactus Collage 
  • Rose flower hair clip

*special edition box