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Delivery Information

No matter where you are in the world, we’ll make sure your order arrives on time. Storybooks have the power to transport your child to fantastical places, and a gift like this takes time when it’s specially made for your child. This means the time to make, personalise and bind the book by hand is factored into the delivery time.

You can check the delivery times for your location by choosing from the state options below.  Once you’ve chosen and personalised your gift, the actual delivery estimate will be shown during checkout.

Select the location you would like to ship to:

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Royal Mail 48 £3.99 Delivery Between
Royal Mail 24 £4.99 Delivery Between
Urgent Signed For (Courier) £6.99 Delivery Between

16th October - 17th October
15th October - 16th October
15th October
Hardback / Classic
16th October - 18th October
15th October - 17th October
15th October - 16th October

The delivery times shown here are ESTIMATED times only, and your actual delivery date will be calculated during checkout.

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You can track your order by creating an account and using our order tracking facility.

Production Lead Times

Depending on the product you select, the lead times will vary. Simply click on the delivery tab of the product you wish to order for the exact lead times.

As well as delivery, please keep in mind the time it takes to make and produce the book. All our books are made to order to ensure every part of your gift is outstanding quality.

  • Orders received before 12 noon, ordered on the day, are considered a full day of production. Orders received after 12 noon will then begin production the following day and be considered the first working day of production.
  • Some items require more time, from hand-bound covers to foil embossed covers. Please keep this in mind when ordering multiple items as some items may be despatched and delivered separately. Unlike other companies, there are no additional charges involved in this.
  • We are unable to deliver to PO boxes if you select delivery via our courier service. This applies to all UK and international urgent deliveries.
  • For Non-UK Mainland addresses, Northern Ireland, the Highlands, and the majority of UK islands, please be advised that delivery may take an 1 – 2 days. If an APC courier is selected, this will be switched to Royal Mail Special Delivery instead of APC.

Delivery Terms and Details

When you have completed your purchase, Signature Gifts Limited (trading as In The Book), will despatch your chosen products to the specified address given when the order was placed and invoiced to. You are permitted to choose a delivery address that is different from the address on your invoice. If you’re buying a gift, you can have the order sent straight to the recipient.

If you intend to cancel your order, please do so as soon as possible. Unless your order has been cancelled prior to delivery, you are the owner of the product once it has been despatched and delivered. After the product has been delivered into your care, the product is held in your possesion at your own risk. Signature Gifts Limited will not be held accountable for damage, loss or destruction to said product/s bar the exception the product/s presents an inherent defect.

PLEASE NOTE: If you do not receive Products ordered by you within 28 days of the date on which you ordered them, Signature Gifts shall have no liability to you unless you notify Signature Gifts by email at contact@inthebook.com of the problem within 40 days of the date on which you ordered the Products.

Our working hours are Monday to Friday only. We do not extend our working hours to weekends or bank holidays and therefore do not count these days in the delivery and production timescales quoted. Any orders placed before 11am begin production on that same day. Orders received after 12 noon begin production on the following day at the earliest convenience. Orders placed on Friday after 12 noon or over the weekend period will begin production at the earliest convenience on Monday.