FAQ - Blind Date with a Book
What is a Blind Date with a Book ?
A Blind Date with a Book is a book wrapped in brown paper, tagged with clues as to what is inside and tied up with string.
Who chooses the Blind Date books ?
The books are hand selected by staff from Elizabeth's Bookshop.
Do we ship internationally ?
Yes we do.
What type of books are they ?
The books are hand selected great reads in new condition and are, chosen from all genres including classics, thrillers, mysteries, romances, science fiction, adventure, and literary fiction.
Why can't I buy more than one of a particular book ?
Some of the Blind Date books are unique so there is actually only one copy.
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Will you tell me the title/author of a particular Blind Date book ?
My book is a gift please don't put a receipt inside!
Because people love to send a Blind Date with a Book as a present we do not put an invoice in any of our packages as standard practice. All receipts are sent by email to the address of the person who purchased the gift. If you require a copy of the receipt contact us as at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will happily send you a new one.
Why are there two websites now?
We now have one website based in Australia and one based in the UK. Choosing the website closest to your location should give you the quickest shipping times.
Do they have different books ?
Yes they do. At the moment you cannot combine orders between the different sites but we are working on it.
What payment method can I use ?