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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.
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Nicky29 Aug 2018
Purchased this as a gift and the recipient was delighted with it. Good value.
Normadorma29 Aug 2018
Great product, great price, great quality, great service.
mrsb129 Aug 2018
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.
Wooks29 Aug 2018
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.
Micky9029 Aug 2018
Excellent book and a good price also a very quick delivery.
LittleSis7129 Aug 2018
Good value for money, gives lots of information and plenty of memories. Lovely for a birthday gift.
Flossyboots129 Aug 2018
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.
Jasper2629 Aug 2018
Have bought this as a special birthday present for a few friends, all of them have been delighted.
Deagle29 Aug 2018
This book certainly brings back some memories. Well put together and an ideal gift for the man in your life
collygate29 Aug 2018
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
very happy with the unicorn poo book! It was a gift for a 7 year old who has found great enjoyment with her new book. Lots of things to look out for and having her name to find on each page has made it all the more special. Very happy over-all
- Emily Roche
Mr Ian Coy29 Sep 2020
This book is very good
This book is very good and value for money.
Patti Moncrease 29 Sep 2020
The book was excellent We will enjoy it…
The book was excellent We will enjoy it for years to come
E;sie29 Sep 2020
When I first tried to place my order…
When I first tried to place my order for Swallows and Amazon personalised hardback the website would not allow me to enter my message. I telephoned and was told by a very helpful lady who I think her name was Sandra told me it was a technical problem and she would get back to me when it was resolved. I was amazed that at 9am the next morning she called me to say all was now fixed.The customer service was great and when the book was received it was really good quality. Very impressed and would recommend.
Christy Jindrick Tholl29 Sep 2020
Easy to create! Fast shipping! Quality work!
Ray29 Sep 2020
Amazing books! Purchased as Birthday gifts for 3 daughters and they love them as well as their children. One daughter left to go and she is excited already for HER OWN story. Book Quality is exceptional and the service is Fantastic and cannot say enough positive regarding all 3 experiences. Highly Recommend.
Mike 29 Sep 2020
Promises of delivery date..completely…
Promises of delivery date..completely wrong and not so helpful folk.
Product...much, much smaller and thinner than I had believed. Not sure I would repeat my experience with company.
Lisa jane29 Sep 2020
To be honest I was slightly let down... the book basically has my nieces name on the front of the book and that's it! I thought her name would have been involved in the story?! €28 is alot of money for something I could have done myself!
cjack29 Sep 2020
Nicely presented book.
The book was presented very nicely and looks very engaging. There were two pronoun errors in the text but given that it took a while to arrive, I don't have time for an exchange before the date I intend to present the book. The receiver is not at an age where he will be bothered around pronouns too much but likely to be delighted to see himself and his beloved dog in the story. It would be good if there were a range of different adventures to choose from.
In the Book Team29 Sep 2020
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G&G29 Sep 2020
The service given and the final product…
The service provided and the final product were both fantastic. Having made an inputting error (wrong year!) at the point of order, the error was picked up, queried and corrected by a member of the In The Book team, before going to print. My parents were simply delighted with the finished product; they described it as beautifully presented, a trip down memory lane and a real keep sake to share with friends and family. Thank you In The Book.
Karen McDonald29 Sep 2020
The Haynes guide for Pensioners…
The Haynes guide for Pensioners dedicated to Arthur was a huge hit! His thank you card about it read that he had started out with chuckles and giggles but it became laugh out loud funny once he had claimed it from the rest of the family!