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The Elves and the Shoemaker: A Ladybird Personalised Book

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Delivery InformationFrom: Tomorrow, Wed 23rd Oct

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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
177mm

See what our customers have to say

Rated 5 out of 5

based on 2 reviews

In The Book wouldn’t be here without its terrific customers. That’s why we care about what you have to say.

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 August

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 August

Perfect gift, highly rated.

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Andrew Oatley Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 20 October

Received quickly

Received quickly, much appreciated.

Theresa King Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 19 October

Excellent

Excellent. Book as described, quick delivery. Love it!

Mr Steven Nitsche Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 19 October

A great present !

The book lived up to expectations & will be a great Xmas stocking filler for our eldest granddaughter.

Cathrine Trustpilot product review 1 star rating 18 October

My order was mixed up with someone…

My order was mixed up with someone else's, so not a great experience for me

  • In the Book Team 18 October

    Thank you for your review.

    We are so sorry to hear this.

    From looking into this, we can see that you have been in touch with the customer service team who have since set up a free of charge replacement for your item, unfortunately we can only image this fault was due to human error which we can only apologise for.

    We hope that when the replacement item is received you are pleased with this.

    Once again please do accept our apologies for the inconvenience caused.

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    The In The Book Team

Morag McKeown Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 18 October

I would prefer to be able to choose the…

I would prefer to be able to choose the newspaper and would order again if this was possible.

Mrs Monique Taylor Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 18 October

This book is for my grandson

This book is for my grandson. He will love it. The book is amazing. Quick delivery. Excellent service. Thank you

Reena Sarnie Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 18 October

I loved the book

I loved the book. It was awesome. A little pricey but I would definitely order another one.

F ALSHAARI Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 18 October

Excellent experience fast delivery

Excellent experience fast delivery

kelly allen Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 18 October

Very quick delivery great item

Very quick delivery great item

Miss. Margaret Christie Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 18 October

Toy story 4

Excellent service

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