It’s clear that Zoella is a huge fan of surprising all her followers because news has just broke that her highly-anticipated WHSmith Book Club will be hitting the High Street on the 9th of June, if any of y’all needed to know the date. Zoe’s collaboration with the nationwide book retailer sees her spotlight eight hand-picked books that she truly believes her fans will absolutely read in the hopes it will get “lots more people with their noses in books this summer”.
In an announcement video posted to her main channel, Zoe talks about the books she has chosen as well as giving followers a little mini review of why each book was so “thought provoking” to her. Starting tomorrow, you will be able to purchase the following titles from the Zoella Book Club: Fan Girl by Rainbow Rowell, Beautiful Broken Things by Sara Barnard, All The Bright Things by Jennifer Niven, Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon, Billy and Me by Giovanna Fletcher, The Sky Is Everything by Jandy Nelson, Potion Diaries by Amy Alward, and We Were Liars by E. Lockhart.
Each of the books will be individually featured in the store fortnightly in stores all across the UK, with accompanying interviews, blogs and “never-before-seen” content appearing on the official WHSmith Blog. In response to her work with the company, Zoe Sugg had this to say; “I’ve read some amazing books for the Book Club that I can’t wait to share with you. I’m really happy with my top picks and I’m looking forward to seeing lots more people with their noses in books this summer”.
Zoe and WHSmith will also be collaborating with STABILO to offer customers a “Fun” range of pens to purchase when they join the club, including “amazing erasable blue ink” pens with “refillable cartridges”. Jo Sayer, the Trading Controller at WHSmith, speaks more about their excitement to work with the YouTube sensation; “We are absolutely delighted to be launching the Zoella Book Club. Being able to offer something like this exclusively is really exciting and these eight titles, all handpicked by Zoe, are just fantastic. we really hope that our younger readers will get involved with the Book Club and encourage their friends to join in too”.
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