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May 2023 Book Box Spoilers

Updated: May 2, 2023

I am not sponsored or affiliated with any of these boxes. Additionally, a mention on this wrap-up page does not mean I endorse the box. I am simply providing information.

In the interest of keeping data use down (uploading this many pictures of book covers is extremely costly), I have only provided titles of books. In the case where titles are duplicates with other books, an author has also been provided.

For quick reference, use the find feature (CMD + F for Mac, CTRL + F for Windows) to search for a specific book or box.

Aardvark Book Club

An American Beauty/The Bird Has Flown/Chain-Gang All-Stars/The Perfect Ones/Swamp Story

Abraxas Boxes

Authentic Books

Yellowface* (duplicate with LitLove June 2023)/The True Love Experiment* (duplicate with Afterlight May, BOTM May, and Hushbug June)/The Senator's Wife

The Arcane Society

Crowns of Nyaxia series by Carissa Broadbent

The BC Case The Ghost Theatre by Mat Osman

Belle Book Box

Featured Author: Devney Perry

Beyond the Pages Charli

Isle of Sun and Shadows/Fables and Other Lies

Book Brewed

Book Brigade Box

Adult: Yours Truly

Non-fiction: The Wager: A Tale of Shipwreck, Mutiny and Murder

BookHooked Box

No longer doing boxes

The Book(ish) Box Adult

A Crown of Ivy and Glass

The Book(ish) Box YA

Blood Debts

Bookish Buys


Bully Me:

Bookishly UK

Books by Nature Book Box

Book of the Month

Yours Truly* (duplicate with Book Brigade May)/The Last Word* (duplicate with Lit Love May)/The Collected Regrets of Clover/Did You Hear About Kitty Karr?/The Half Moon/Paper Names


The Secret Book of Flora Lea/Warrior Girl Unearthed/Clytemnestra/The True Love Experiment* (duplicate with Authentic Books May, Afterlight May, and Hushbug June)



Zauberbüchse: Jade City

Liebes: Wie Wellen im Sturm / Internat Schloss Mare Bd.1

Butterfly Book Club

When Stars Become Shadows

Caffeine & Legends

The Sword Defiant* (duplicate with Inkstone Books Quarter 2)

Celestia Book Crate

The Tangled Lies Series

Chest of Fandoms

Chest of Hearts

Cover to Cover Book Box

Featured authors: Cora Reilly/Catherine Cowles/Fiona Cole

Dark and Disturbed

Dark & Quirky

Dazzling Bookish Shop

If Tomorrow Doesn't Come

Down the Rabbit Hole

Peril at End House

Dreamer Whale Boxes

Dryad Book Box


Duality Box

Emboss & Spine

Enchanted Fandom

Lunar Paradise/Lunar Luxury

Fabled Nights

Forever After All

Fabled Twilight

The Isles of the Gods

Fae Crate

Secret of the Moon Conch

FairyLoot Adult

The Curse of Saints

FairyLoot YA

Divine Rivals* (duplicate with OwlCrate May 2023 and BOTM Add-On April 2023)

Fated Romance

Power of Fate/Masked by Chaos

Fiction Addiction

Forbidden Library Box

Author: R. O'Leary

Fox & Wit Adult

Angels Before Man

Fox & Wit YA

Venom & Vow

Foxcrate YA

Foxglove (Fox & Wit Romance)

Gold Leaf Book Box

In the Lives of Puppets* (duplicate with FairyLoot April 2023 Adult)

Goldsboro Prem1er



Perilous Times

Habibi Kutb

Hushbug Book Box

Happy Place/Practice Makes Perfect/Meet Me at the Lake/The Boyfriend Candidate

Ignite English

Indie Book Scene


The Witch King

illumicrate Afterlight

True Love Experiment* (duplicate with BOTM May, Authentic Books May, and Hushbug June)

I Smell Books Classics

I Smell Books YA

The Librarian Box

Lit Love Box

Adelaide*(duplicate with BOTM April 2023)/The Last Word* (duplicate with BOTM May)/The Boyfriend Candidate* (duplicate with Hushbug April 2023)/You Shouldn't Have Come Here/Practice Makes Perfect* (duplicate with Hushbug April 2023)

The Locked Library

All the Dead Lie Down

Midnight Bookshelf

The Monsters Within duet

Midnight Whispers

House of Beating Wings (April/May)

Moonlight Crate

My Chronicle Book Box

The Mystic Box

Nerdy Book Box

Not doing boxes

Night Worms

The Haunting of Alejandra/The Salt Grows Heavy

No Shelf Control

Novel Tea Chest

No longer doing boxes

Novellous Box

Obsidian Moon Crate

Quarterly-Next box in June

Obsidian Flame Crate

Next box in July

Once Upon a Book Club Box Adult

Mastering the Art of French Murder

Once Upon a Book Club Box Middle Grade

The Last Shadow Warrior* (duplicate with OwlCrate, Jr. May 2021--signed exclusive hardcover edition still available here for only $9.00)

Once Upon a Book Club Box YA

Where You See Yourself


Divine Rivals* (duplicate with FairyLoot May 2023 YA and BOTM April Add-On)

OwlCrate, Jr.

The Kingdom over the Sea

Paper Orange

Phoenix Crate

Quarterly-next box June

Use code: eaterofstories

Quotes and Curses

not doing any more boxes

Rainbow Crate Book Box

The Sun and the Star/The Fate of Stars

Read Between the Vines

The Lost Shtetl

Readers Joy Box

Satisfiction Box

Blood Debts

Siren’s Trove

So Many Pages

Tales by Mail

The Big Book Box

The Broken Binding

To Bee Read by LitJoy

Eros and Psyche/Cursed Crowns

Twisted Retreat

Sallow Bend

Unplugged Book Box Adult

Daughters of Smoke and Fire

Unplugged Book Box YA

Hurt You

Witch Crown Box

*duplicate book with another box

7,898 views5 comments


May 09, 2023

Thanks so much for doing these compilations! It made it easier for me to decide which of my delayed Bookish Box subscriptions to cancel.

Story Eater
Story Eater
May 10, 2023
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Apr 06, 2023

Hi, do you have any guesses for the Fairyloot adult book for May?

Story Eater
Story Eater
Apr 13, 2023
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Goodness! Sorry I missed this comment! Yes, I believe it is The Curse of Saints. You can also find all of the May titles I know so far on my May wrap up post.

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