It takes up more than a city block (and that’s just one location) and the online store is your go-to for new releases and old favorites. Portland, Oregon’s “City of Books” itself, Powell’s Books, just started the next best thing to roaming those stacks yourself: a subscription box of carefully curated kid’s books. Read on to learn more about BOOX and why you probably want to go ahead and start measuring for new bookshelves.

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What It Is
It’s BOOXS, baby! Imagine getting a box of new books to read every eight weeks. Now imagine that those books are hand-selected by book buyers and readers who often know before you know. Each BOOX box is themed around one feature hardcover picture book and includes at least one other additional book along with other surprises to delight your little litterati. Powells promises you won’t be disappointed with lush illustrations, diverse characters and prose you’ll find yourself reciting when the kids aren’t around.

What You Should Do
Sign up now. It costs $35.95, which includes domestic shipping. There are limited supplies so that each box can get detailed attention. Click here to sign up. Done? Great. Now get your reading nook tricked out

Have you signed up for this new box yet? What books do you hope are included? 

—Amber Guetebier

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