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The Elves and the Shoemaker: A Ladybird Personalised Book

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Delivery InformationFrom: Wed 1st Apr

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You'll love this because...

Your child gets to star in one of the most well-known children’s fairytales of all time.

  • Personalise with any name and a special presentation message
  • A personalised, hardback Ladybird copy of The Elves and the Shoemaker
  • Easy-to-read script
  • Delightful hand-drawn illustrations
  • Measures 12.6 x 17.8 cm

Treat your child to a Ladybird easy reading book they will love because they get to star alongside its famous characters. First published by Ladybird in 1965, this timeless story tells the tale of an impoverished shoemaker and his wife. Out of the kindest of his heart, the shoemaker donates his last pair of shoes to a needy lady. Luckily, a group of elves rush to the shoemaker’s aid in the middle of the night. The elves then help him make shoes, which sell for higher prices than usual. A tale of morality and overcoming hardship, this delightful story teaches plenty of important life lessons. With this gift, you can open your child’s imagination and put them within the story themselves. It will be a book they will treasure throughout their life. Complete with stunning, hand-drawn illustrations, and text by Vera Southgate, this book will bring a smile to the face of any child who reads it.

Our The Elves and the Shoemaker storybook is a truly thoughtful gift. Even better, you can personalise this wonderful book with any name, which will appear thoughtfully embedded into its colourful images, making your child feel extra-special.

How to Personalise

Personalise the book with any name, up to 12 characters, which will appear on the cover and featured throughout the images, and add a special presentation message in the book’s opening pages. Check your personalisation: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated.

Further Information

Number of pages: 52, measures 12.6 x 17.8 cm

ISBN 978-1-78597-679-7

121mm
Elves and the shoemaker ladybird book
177mm

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Rated 5 out of 5

based on 2 reviews

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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!

Framebo Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Excellent personalised traditional nostalgic gift idea. Went down a treat. Beautifully illustrated with recipients name on every picture on every page. Even lovelier than expected. Will definitely purchase another. And the speed of delivery was most impressive. Well done and Happy New Year to you all (-:

Stuart J Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Perfect gift, highly rated.

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delivered on time . a great present .

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Caspia Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 11 Feb 2020

It's the second one I've bought and…

It's the second one I've bought and both people loved them and thought they were really special gifts. Would be good if it wasn't just Mirror clippings but that's a small point.

Mary Beer Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 11 Feb 2020

Very quick

Very quick, efficient service and an excellent product. Bought as a present for a friend and he was delighted with it.

harris Trustpilot product review 1 star rating 11 Feb 2020

not very good with updates on their…

not very good with updates on their shipments

J Walker Trustpilot product review 1 star rating 11 Feb 2020

Haven't received my order.

Haven't received my order.

Karen Beale Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 11 Feb 2020

Arrived in good time

Arrived in good time, beautiful presentation box. Really pleased with my purchase

E. Edwards Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 11 Feb 2020

My great-nephew loved it

My great-nephew loved it! That his name and picture were in the book - PLUS the fact that he LOVES dinosaurs

Roseann Ryan Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 10 Feb 2020

Beautiful book

Excellent service and the book is excellent, comes in a lovely gift box, bought for my only grandsons first birthday. I would highly recommend and it’s not expensive. Such a beautiful book.

Daphne Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 10 Feb 2020

This is actually an 80th birthday…

This is actually an 80th birthday present but was very pleased with the quick service and presentation. I’m sure she will be very impressed with the gift

MRS WORTHING Trustpilot product review 3 star rating 10 Feb 2020

Didn’t think the item was worth the…

Didn’t think the item was worth the original purchase price

Marilyn Deeming Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 10 Feb 2020

Very pleased with my purchase it was…

Very pleased with my purchase it was exactly as described and came beautifully packaged, can’t wait to give it to my daughter.

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