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Reading Is a Lifestyle Subscription (3 months)

“My RIAL subscription books always manage to be interesting, topical and a great match to my interests. You can tell that there is thought and care behind the selections, as well as excitement to build a community of readers.”
– Alexandra (Denver, CO)


  • Do you enjoy reading books in print?
  • Want to be introduced to books that aren’t necessarily “trending” in the media (click here to view our book picks)?
  • How does getting access to private virtual conversations with authors sound?

You’ll get all of this plus more when you join the Reading Is a Lifestyle crew!

How does it work? First, tell us what kind of books you’re open to reading (see below) then purchase your subscription. During the first full week of each month, we will drop off, deliver, or ship you a new Adult Hardcover book that fits one or more of the categories you select.

But… you won’t know what book you’re getting each month until you receive it. It’s like getting a surprise birthday gift from yourself to yourself every month.

And there’s more… As a RIAL member, you will get access to an exclusive monthly virtual hang out (not a book club) where you’ll have the opportunity to converse with authors, as well as listen and share your thoughts about the book you received with other members who may or may not have received the same book that you did. Click here to read real reviews from our members.

When will I be billed? You will be billed every 3 months (between the 15th and 20th) based on the cost of our 3-month RIAL subscription at time of renewal, plus the cost of your preferred delivery method (choose at checkout), as well as any applicable sales tax. This is a self-managed subscription, which means that you can pause or cancel your RIAL membership at any time.

You must create or login to your Shelves account when purchasing this subscription at checkout.

All sales, including monthly renewal payments are final.

Ready to give it a try? Join now to receive a book in February!

DISCLAIMER: This subscription MUST be purchased as a standalone product at checkout, and there MUST only be a total of 1 subscription in your cart at time of purchase. Also, please DO NOT purchase this subscription using mobile pay (i.e. Apple Pay, Google Pay; etc.). These payment methods are NOT compatible with our subscription.

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$73.50 / 3 months

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