Blind Date with a Book

Stumped on what to read next? Looking for a book that totally fits your vibe? Let us be your literary match makers!

Stop by any Book Culture location to check out our 'Blind Date with a Book' displays. You just might meet your perfect match. Not sure what we're talking about? Read on for an FAQ.

What is 'Blind Date with a Book'?

We wrap a book in brown paper, and paste on a bullet-pointed "dating profile" indicating some key features you can match to your taste.

Can I buy a 'Blind Date' book online?

Yes! Browse our list below!!!!!

How do I know which book is inside?

You don't! That's the fun. You'll just have to read it and find out. ;-)

What if it turns out I already own the book... or just plain hate it?

Not a match?--No problem! So long as the book is in new condition and you have your receipt, we'll be happy to exchange the book for something else or issue a refund for store credit.

Ok, but seriously, what books are they?

:) :) :)

 

$18.00
SKU: x331

LITERATURE

Read me if you like...

  • The Aeneid
  • Afrofuturism
  • Intergenerational Sagas


$16.00
SKU: x332

LITERATURE

Read me if you like...

  • Cyborgs
  • Black Mirror
  • The slow deterioration of all your faith in humanity


SCI-FI

Read me if you like...

  • Star Trek
  • Afropolitanism
  • Edgy Campus Novels


$17.00
SKU: x334

LITERATURE

Read me if you like...

  • Whodunits
  • Familial Melodrama
  • Navigations of Gender and Racial Stereotyping


$16.00
SKU: x335

SCI-FI

Read me if you like...

  • The Left Hand of Darkness by Ursula LeGuin
  • The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint Exupery
  • Annihilation by Jeff Vandermeer


$16.99
SKU: x336

LITERATURE

Read me if you like...

  • It
  • The original Grimm's Fairy Tales
  • Reading by flashlight under your blanket


$16.00
SKU: x337

SHORT STORIES

Read me if you like...

  • Gothic Supernatural
  • Sensuous Surrealism
  • Human-Animal Transformations