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The magic of Eric Carle’s timeless classic comes to life in this personalised version of The Very Hungry Caterpillar book
Your child’s name appears on the cover
Write a special message on the title page
Hand-drawn illustrations on every page
Available in hardback
Add a luxury gift box for a thoughtful finishing touch, and to keep your book protected as time passes
Our Journey with the Very Hungry Caterpillar story book is the perfect gift for any little girl or boy who adores Eric Carle’s famous board book. A stunning addition to the timeless classic, this personalised story tells the tale of the Very Hungry Caterpillar who journeys into the world, making new friends and filling up on lots of sumptuous-looking food along the way. Before you know it, the Very Hungry Caterpillar emerges as the wise and beautiful butterfly!
Featuring artwork in Eric Carle’s iconic style, this beautifully bound hardback edition features your child’s name stunningly embellished on the cover and a special title page to include a heartfelt message for the little reader, making it a precious and timeless keepsake.
Pair your book with a luxurious plush Hungry Caterpillar toy for an even more special gift by clicking on the image below!
How To Personalise the Very Hungry Caterpillar Book
Personalise with any name up to 12 characters which will feature on the cover of the book. Add a personal message of two lines, up to 40 characters per line, which will appear on the title page.
When entering your personalisation, please note that accents, emojis and other symbols can’t be used as our system doesn’t support these. Make sure to double check your spelling!
🌲 Our books are made from responsibly sourced paper from FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified paper manufacturers. 🌎
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Christine Bosworth17 Oct 2021
Very pleased with the book
Andrea Solomon27 Dec 2020
Excellent product and service!
John Dumas16 Oct 2020
Perfect first birthday present!
Louise Hayward2 Aug 2020
Got it for my daughter's baby. My daughter liked it
Megan McNeil16 Aug 2019
Wonderful personalised book, was a great gift for my niece x
2 books ordered , really pleased with both .Good price, fast delivery ,easy ordering .looking forward to giving as presents .would order again .
Customer7 Dec 2021
Very quick delivery and very pleased…
Very quick delivery and very pleased with order. Thanks
neal todd6 Dec 2021
Very pleased with book.what a lovely…
Very pleased with book.what a lovely idea
Michael l Phillips6 Dec 2021
Lovely Book for my Granddaughter
Lovely Book for my Granddaughter, nicely packaged a1 service
jago6 Dec 2021
A beautiful bible
Was very pleased with the inscriptions both on the cover and inside but was disappointed with the print of the actual Bible...it was very small and a bit difficult to read.. should have come with a magnifying sheet .
Teri fisher6 Dec 2021
Great books . Brilliant service. I would highly recommend buying from in the book