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You'll love this because...
Your friend’s name appears on the front of this hilarious and informative Haynes guide to the beautiful game!
Your chosen name appears on the cover
Write a special message on the title page
Name appears at top of every page
Hardback official spoof Haynes manual
Add a luxury gift box for a thoughtful finishing touch
The Haynes Owners Workshop Manual format of book is something that just about everyone who has ever owned a car or motorcycle will be familiar with, and this official Haynes Explains Football book parodies the manuals by applying the same detailed approach with diagrams to explaining the world’s most popular sport! Full of interesting facts and also the all important rules of the game, this book is a funny gift for a sports fan, or a useful one for somebody who’d like to be able to talk about soccer with their partner or friends!
Your friend’s name will appear on the cover, and at the top of each page. You can also add your own personal message on the title page.
How to Personalise Your Haynes Football Manual
Personalise with any name up to 12 characters, and a personal message of two lines, up to 80 characters.
Check your personalisation: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated. Please be advised our Haynes spoofs are not the same size as Haynes car manuals. The books are personalised parody guides and measure 20.2 x 15.1 x 0.8cm (L x W x D).
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We’re constantly researching new materials to create more personalised books, so what you think matters! Tell us your feedback. From finding the book you were looking for to how easy your chosen book was to personalise – every little detail is important, so we can perfect your shopping experience the next time you return!
Karen J'Bair18 Nov 2018
Whitty, funny - great gift for Christmas for footy fans especially those who remember the Haynes books!
Lorraine Durrant7 Nov 2018
Haven't opened the book fully as it is for a Christmas present but from what I have seen it looks very good quality. Smaller than expected.
This was a great gift. The personalization made it even more special. Well made, great packaging
Teri Grier27 Sep 2020
Very disappointed. I ordered a book for my grandson’s 5 birthday and had it sent directly to his home in another state. It never arrived! When I inquired they sent me an email from Linda in the United Kingdom with a screenshot of the tracking code stating that it was delivered. I’ve contacted the post office and it was delivered to another address and isn’t retrievable. I’ve called the company and asked for a call back and also sent additional emails without response. If you want something from this company, don’t have it shipped directly as a gift and don’t rely on customer service to address any issues. I’m out my money and a lot of time and have had to quickly find an alternative gift for my grandson’s fifth birthday. Very disappointing!!!
Carol26 Sep 2020
I thought it was going to be in book…
I thought it was going to be in book form
Dear Mr Hinchliffe26 Sep 2020
As the sender,I understand it was very…
As the sender,I understand it was very well received ... thank you!
Laura26 Sep 2020
Great idea! Will not be giving present for another two weeks so will have to wait to see friend's reaction!
Derek richardson 26 Sep 2020
Day at the zoo
Day at the zoo. Highly recommended.
A happy Nana25 Sep 2020
The book was wonderful and arrived sooner than expected!
STEWART GEORGE POINTING25 Sep 2020
very pleased with the book and as his…
very pleased with the book and as his name is all the way through the book it get more attention
James. 7525 Sep 2020
2 star rating could be better
The book design was good but there was a few problems the book was bent due to poor packaging maybe some bubble wrap or better packaging would be nice not just a cardboard envelope and there were finger prints on every page in the same place but other than that good design
Alan 25 Sep 2020
This was the first time I have used…
This was the first time I have used your company and the experience was excellent!
Quality product and clear and efficient ordering process. During the lockdown my wife and I have used many companies for orders and deliveries and you have been the best!
Thank you very much