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Ladybird’s ‘how it works’ book to help you understand the mystery of ‘The Wife’
Your chosen name appears on the cover
Write a special message on the title page
Features original Ladybird artwork
Written in Ladybird’s large clear script
Available as a hardback and measures 12.6 x 17.8cm
Wives. They look happy, don’t they? According to this personalised ladybird book, it’s because they’re probably on their second glass of wine. Entertaining and informative, this vintage Ladybird book is revitalised with all the information anyone will need to understand how the wife works.
Better yet, thanks to the large clear script and original Ladybird artwork, the reader will soon be speaking her language. The book itself includes a message on the opening page and features the individual’s name on the cover, giving the book a charming, personalised twist to help anyone fully understand ‘the wife’.
How to Personalise
Personalise with any name up to 12 characters which will appear on the cover of the book. Add a message of 2 lines, up to 40 characters per line which will appear on the opening page. Check your personalisation: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated.
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fatbird29 Aug 2018
Very amusing and great illustrations, it got 4 stars as I feel it could have been more personal rather than just using names, the woman I bought it for drinks vodka but the wife in the book drinks wine. But she loved it anyway and it brought back memories of the original books. Hope Ladybird have a few more ideas for these books.
Yay we got it right in the end my grandson is only two and six months and he has actually said I love my book with dinosaurs.its lovely for little ones colours of the pictures are lovely as well as the meaning full story .it's worked out as a expensive book for me but that was down to predicted spelling of his name wrong twice ,so I am sooo pleased he loves it .
- Mrs Diane Richards
Samantha1 Jun 2020
OMG!!! 100% must buy!!!!!
OMG!!!! Amazing book, can’t wait to give to to my niece for her birthday. She is going to love it.
Jacqueline B1 Jun 2020
A lovely book
A lovely book. My nephew loved it.
Sav Tibbs1 Jun 2020
60th Birthday Present
Bought this book for my brother and he he loved it. Brilliant service arrived on time even with all the restrictions of COVID.
Will use them again👍
Valerie Stenson1 Jun 2020
Excellent service. Extremely pleased with the product
David Emmott1 Jun 2020
You are contacting the donee of the…
You are contacting the donee of the gift not me the donor who ordered and paid for it!!!! Nat happy at that
Gary Hannah1 Jun 2020
Perfect for story time
The book is fantastic a very high quality finish. Very pleased with how well designed this book is it’s 10 ⭐️
Fleur McCarten1 Jun 2020
Lauren1 Jun 2020
Quick prompt delivery
I purchased the spider man book for my nephew, the product came promptly and I was updated to its delivery progress which was helpful. The only issue that I encountered was that the website kept crashing so I had to enter the information several times and I was unable to load the picture I wanted at the back of the book, which was a shame. Other than that, good quality book which my nephew loved seeing his name in throughout.
Danusia1 Jun 2020
Came on time and very pleased with product. Hoping my husband will be too. I'm sure he will