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Personalised This is Your Life Book

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Product Description
Delivery InformationFrom: Mon 21st Oct

You can check the delivery times for your location by choosing from the country options below.  Once you’ve chosen and personalised your gift, the actual delivery estimate will be shown during checkout. Every book is made to order, so the time to make, personalise and bind the book by hand is factored into the delivery time.

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Up to 10 entire newspapers from special dates in the individual’s life, bound in a hardback leatherette.

  • Up to 10 Newspapers covering significant dates in the individual’s life
  • Personalise the title page with a name and message
  • Option to gold emboss the cover with the recipient’s name
  • Tabloid size (38 x 31cm) and bound in handmade and gold embossed covers
  • Add a luxury gift box for a thoughtful finishing touch

A momentous gift to commemorate significant moments, the book of your life can feature up to 10 quality reproductions of a national newspaper. By choosing multiple important dates from the individual’s life, the book captures the moments that coincide with major headlines in history. We’re always curious to know what else was happening in the world whilst making precious memories of our own and the book of your life is a gateway into nostalgia.

The unique newspaper book itself is bound inside a leatherette cover and features any name and message printed on the certificate on the title page. You can even choose to have the individual’s name embossed on the cover. Keep in mind the thickness of the book will depend on the number of dates you choose. As you will receive entire newspapers for each date, the more newspapers you choose will mean more unique content surrounding the individual’s life and the dates you choose. The result is a step back in time to some of their most memorable life events.

How to Personalise the Book of Your Life

The book can be personalised on the certificate label on the title page, with the recipient’s name up to 22 characters and a message up to 150 characters over 5 lines.  Your chosen newspapers will be printed in date order, with the earliest date appearing first, and the most recent as the last paper within your book.  The earliest newspaper date you have selected will also be ‘Gold Embossed’ under the name of the recipient, should you choose the embossing option for the cover of your book.

Further Information

Please Note: Where five or more newspapers are ordered, we may have to bind the newspapers in two or more books. There will be occasions (very rarely) when a front page for your exact date isn’t available. For example, no newspapers are printed on Christmas Day, Good Friday and during strikes, in which case a front page from the day after will be used.

The content of the book is reproduced from the Daily Mirror, and are tabloid-sized, measuring a remarkable 38 x 31cm. IMPORTANT: On March 26th, 1955 through to April 20th, 1955, the Mirror was on strike. As such, if your chosen date falls during this strike period, we will be unable to supply a book for this time period.

310mm
book of your life
380mm

See what our customers have to say

Rated 4.9 out of 5

based on 32 reviews

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PaperLover Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

This product is fantastic, it lets you see what has happened over the years, if you are into that kind of thing.The quality and content are very detailed and appropriate.Well worth the money and is something special and different for a gift.

hmead Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

We purchased our gift for my father -in -law's 80th birthday. The book was unique to him and he had never seen anything like it before. He was delighted with it, as were we!The book is of excellent quality and we could not believe how quickly it was delivered.We are extremely pleased with the the pleasure it has givenMany Thanks

eleanor45 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

My wife was delighted with this gift for her 70th. The only criticism I would make is that I ordered 9 newspapers and the book only contained 8. The paper for 11th March 2002 was not included.

Martin1967 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

Purchased this product for my fathers 70th birthday. It came in two books; one would have been nice, but they still worked well. They were both full of news articles from relevant birthdays from 1944 till he retired. We picked out topical articles and conducted a mock This is Your Life presentation. Lots of the family now want to look into this as a present , as do work mates. Spot on.

Bazbo Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

Purchased this as a gift. Beautiful momento. Top quality presentation. Would certainly recommend the leather bound product.

gwen Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

i bought this for my fathers 80th birthday, it had three papers one from the day he was born, his 21st, his 50th, he loved it and so did everyone else in the family! It was fantastic quality with weeks of reading and reminiscing, would highly recommend this product.

Michelle158 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

A great product for a special birthday - my dad's 80th, in this case. Not given to him yet, but he will be thrilled. I'm looking forward to reading the last few newspapers from 30/20/10 years ago, but want him to do it first! Free newspaper of the decade was a bonus.

harri Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

Fab present for impossible to buy for husband. He actually read it straight away & continued to read many times .... A first!!

Gertie Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

I was really pleased with both the quality of the book I ordered and also the fantastic customer service you receive. The book is a wonderful keepsake of excellent quality, which I received very quickly. I will definately use this company again and recommend it to anyone.

jsasfraser Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

An excellent product with an excellent support service . Advice was helpful and precise . The book marking key times over an 85 year period on her birthday was well received, admired by many and from my perspective an excellent choice.Well done to you all,regards,J A FRASER

Testimonials

Our customers rate us as Excellent

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Book was excellent quality, cant wait to give the little one her book for her birthday. Quick delivery and personal picture at the back is a fantastic end to the book.

- Michael Urwin

Patty webb Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 17 October

Very happy

Very happy, great product

Michelle Buttle Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 17 October

Received my book I ordered for my…

Received my book I ordered for my nieces daughter for xmas and it looks amazing apart from the curled up corners on the book .It wasn't a big problem as I placed it under the seat of my sofa and now it's as good as new.

Carrie Richter Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 17 October

I forgot to use my discount code and…

I forgot to use my discount code and customer service took care of it right away

Hilary Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 17 October

Good stocking filler.

Nice book with good story line and nicely illustrated. Quick delivery and very good value with groupon offer. Wouldn’t pay full price and ordering confusing with having to pay in two stages. Overall very pleased and it will be a stoking filler for my 6 year old grandson.

Chez Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 17 October

Excellent

Excellent. Very well presented and speedy delivery.

Karen York Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 17 October

Lovely book it's a gift for my grandson…

Lovely book it's a gift for my grandson he will love it.

Mary White Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 17 October

Excellent BOOKS and service

Excellent service and easy to order. Thrilled with first order and upon receiving this for my Grandaughter have ordered for her twin brother for their 5th birthday. Thank you.

Ann Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 16 October

Beautiful book my grandson will love…

Beautiful book my grandson will love it, wish I had ordered the hard back. Well recommended will use again.

Morag Blair Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 16 October

Great company to deal with

Great company to deal with and the books are lovely. I have bought several books , all of them were lovely and were well received. I would recommend buying from this company.

Irene Grayson Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 16 October

Better than I expected was really…

Better than I expected was really pleased my grandson will love it

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