Softback Decade Books


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Delivery InformationFrom: Tomorrow, Wed 23rd Oct

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You can experience historical events, as they happened, in a truly unique and insightful way; you can view events through the lens of those who were there.

  • Commemorate a decade of your choice with a unique view into the past
  • Contains more than 100 stories carefully reproduced from the Daily Mirror
  • Bound in a plush A4 glossy cover
  • Choose from five intriguing decades from 1930s to 1990s
  • Add a luxury gift box for a thoughtful finishing touch

Have you ever wanted to peer through a window into history? Have you ever wondered how major events were reported at the time they occurred? Do you wish you’d lived through the 50s, 60s or 70s? With this wonderful decade book, now you can. Newspapers tell history in a truly unique way. Newspapers capture a moment in time. Relive significant historical moments—such as the moon landing or the Queen’s coronation—and lose yourself in dynamic British reporting. Ignite your passion for modern history, or rekindle fond memories, with this newspaper decade book.

An intriguing glimpse into the past, as reported in the British tabloid press at the time, this book is complete with headlines and advertisements, which tell a story of shifting attitudes. Buy this book for a friend or loved one to celebrate their passion for journalism, history or to mark a special occasion, like a wedding or birthday. Choose from five momentous decades, which saw huge shifts in social attitudes, and recreate historical movements and events. Select your decade of choice at the personalisation stage.

How to Personalise the Softback Decade Book

Personalise this newspaper book with any decade. There is no option to personalise the cover with a name.

Further Information

All books are bound in a stylish A4 glossy cover.


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Rated 4.6 out of 5

based on 33 reviews

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Nicky Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

Purchased this as a gift and the recipient was delighted with it. Good value.

Normadorma Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

Great product, great price, great quality, great service.

mrsb1 Trustpilot product review 3 star rating 29 August

The 40's decade book was a birthday present for my dads 80th birthday.The problem was the print is tiny and was very difficult to read even for me (in my 50's)So perhaps the font size needs to be adjusted.

Wooks Trustpilot product review 2 star rating 29 August

I bought this book as part of a joint 70th birthday gift for my friends, was dissappointed with the quality of a lot of the Print.

Micky90 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

Excellent book and a good price also a very quick delivery.

LittleSis71 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

Good value for money, gives lots of information and plenty of memories. Lovely for a birthday gift.

Flossyboots1 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

I bought this book to give as a birthday present to someonewho was born in this era.It looks to be very interesting, and I am sure my friendwill enjoy reading it, and having happy memories ofthat time.I was very pleased with the quality of the book, the speed ofdelivery, and value for money.

Jasper26 Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 29 August

Have bought this as a special birthday present for a few friends, all of them have been delighted.

Deagle Trustpilot product review 4 star rating 29 August

This book certainly brings back some memories. Well put together and an ideal gift for the man in your life

collygate Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 August

This was bought as a birthday present for my father in law's 80th birthday, which he was pleased to recieve. A unique present and very interesting read. Service was excellent, only took 3 days to arrive, easy to order. Would definately use again for giving something that is different as a present


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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. 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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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

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Excellent service

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