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General infotmation about OwlCrate and OwlCrate Jr.


What is OwlCrate?

OwlCrate is a monthly subscription service that delivers newly published hardcover novels and a collection of bookish goodies to your doorstep. Our original OwlCrate boxes are designed for ages 14+ but, as we always say, you are never too old for YA!

Who is OwlCrate Jr recommended for?

OwlCrate Jr is our Middle-Grade box designed for ages 8-12. Our main monthly book picks tend to lean towards a higher reading level, making them great independent reads for strong readers or fun read-alouds for younger or new readers. The boxes are d

How much do boxes cost?

We currently offer three Subscription Plans for OwlCrate and OwlCrate Jr. OwlCrate: Monthly Plan = $32.99 USD per month plus shipping and any applicable taxes. 3-Month Plan = $95.97 USD per 3-Month period plus shipping and any applicable taxes. Each

What can I expect to find in my monthly book box?

Each box will include a newly released title and an assortment of bookish goodies curated around our monthly theme. The books included in our boxes will be the US editions of newly released hardcover novels, published within 45 days of our ship date.

What's the deal with Special Edition Books and Boxes?

We love being able to offer Exclusive OwlCrate and OwlCrate Jr Books and Special Edition Boxes! These books and boxes are completely separate from our regular monthly subscription boxes and must be purchased individually through our shop.Active subsc

How do I know I won't already own the book you send me?

The books we include in our boxes are published within 45 days of our monthly ship date. If you are in the habit of picking up new books on release day or pre-ordering anticipated titles, there is a chance you may receive a book you already have. Be

Do you include sequels in your boxes?

As a rule, no, we don't include sequels on our boxes. We always want our subscribers to be able to enjoy a book right out of the box without having to worry about reading other books first. We will often include the first book in a new series in a mo

I'm buying a subscription for a strong reader. Should I choose OwlCrate or OwlCrate Jr?

Choosing between OwlCrate and OwlCrate Jr all depends on your reader. Our original OwlCrate is designed for Young Adult readers ages 14 and up. Publishers generally recommend ages 14+ for YA novels as they can contain mature themes language and subje

Can I switch my subscription from OwlCrate to OwlCrate Jr or vice versa?

Absolutely! To switch plans you just need to log into your account in general and click MANAGE SUBSCRIPTIONS or My Subscriptions (both in teal). On the next page, you will see a SWAP PRODUCT button: When you click that button, you will be able to c

OwlCrate Loyalty Program

Since launching our new website, our previous Referral Program has been disabled. We aren't sure what our Rewards Program will look like going forward but we will have something! If you are recommending us to a friend, you can have them use the WELCO

Join the OwlCrate Collective!

Want to become an OwlCrate Social Ambassador?Click HERE to find out more!. Please visit the official OwlCrate Collective page for more information on how to sign up, the general rules, and a dedicated OwlCrate Collective FAQ.