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The famous poem by Edward Lear and his posthumously published poem, “The Children of the Owl and the Pussycat”
Personalise with the individual’s name on the cover
Add a special message on the opening page
Presented in a unique gift box to keep your book protected as time passes
Filled with images by the illustrator and author, Edward Lear
Available in hardback and measures 20 x 20cm
All kids love a bit of nonsense! The Owl and the Pussycat poem by Edward Lear is weirdly wonderful, written in rhyme and boasts original illustrations by Lear on every other page. Along with large easy-to-read-text, the individual will absolutely adore naming and spotting the Owl, Pussycat and the Turkey – they’ll be mesmerised at just how realistic the illustrations are!
Even more amazing, the book itself is bound in a special, hardback cover which features the recipient’s name on the front. Their name is even embedded along the top of each page too, presented inside a one-of-a-kind protective gift box for a timeless finish. At the back of the book, the individual will find a marvellous surprise… Edward Lear’s posthumously published poem about the Owl and the Pussycat’s offspring is included at the end of the story, so the individual can find out what happened after this famous pair sail in their pea green boat!
Personalise the book with any name of up to 12 characters over 1 line, which will appear on the cover of the book and along the top of every other page. Add a special Message of up to 80 characters over 2 lines, which will appear on the opening title page.
The book is available in hardback, presented inside a unique gift box with embossing. The book itself measures 20 x 20cm (L X W). Check spelling, punctuation and capitalisation. Accents and other symbols cannot be printed unless otherwise stated.
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Susan Wadsworth9 Dec 2018
So pleased with this beautiful book in a lovely presentation box
The quality of the books were really great and I loved that it was so personalized with the option of a picture! I ordered 3 and they all were beautifully done! And delivered very quickly!
Mr DAVID Jones13 May 2021
Delighted with book
Book ideal as a gift for a cricket fanatic. Very pleased with it.
Glunn13 May 2021
Beautiful as a gift!
Bought this book as a gift for my 8yr old nephew who is a huge fan of Marvel. This book is a completely unique gift! And after receiving the book in the post you can personalise it with a message and a photo all for free which then makes this gift extra special. I love it and so does my nephew!
Carol Pooley13 May 2021
I have not received the book I ordered…
I have not received the book I ordered from you. It was easy to contact you by email & you replied the next day. Also it was easy to reach you by phone. I tried to make one small change of the birthdate & I was advised it was too late as the book had already been sent to the production department. It seems odd to ask for a review of a book I have, as yet, not even received. Since you asked a 2nd time I can only give you a “C,” so far. The grade could go up or down depending on the quality of the book.
Janet Dougherty12 May 2021
Excellent my Grandaughter will love it
Excellent my Grandaughter will love it
Jodie12 May 2021
Disney - The Ultimate Princess Collection
I had previously ordered the disney princess book from a different website and was disappointed with the results. The text I had requested had only been half printed and the photo I sent hadn't been cropped or zoomed into the frame correctly so didn't provide a good finish. For the price and as a keepsake for my Daughter's 1st Birthday I was not happy. However, I reordered with in the book and was able to adjust the photo myself to ensure it fitted the frame and the personalisation was spot on! I wish I'd have gone directly to them initially!
IJay12 May 2021
Great item and service
Great book with my child's name throughout he loved it. This book was bang on for the age range for the book. As my child is able to read or sound out most of himself
Ordering was easy. And book came quickly. Was very high quality. Brilliant. Service. Can not fault will be using again for nephew and niece's birthdays.
W Bell12 May 2021
Easy too use and upload photos
Easy too use and upload photos. Niece was delighted with book.
Sue S11 May 2021
Love the book
Love the book! It was put together well and had great pictures! My daughter loved it as her first Mothers Day gift!
Marion11 May 2021
Terrible service still not arrived…
Terrible service still not arrived after ordering on 16th April now it 11th May .. poor customer service putting all the blame on customer.. never again buy and advise people not too
Oliver11 May 2021
Great product but would have been nice…
Great product but would have been nice to have received more order updates, i.e. when it was dispatched etc.