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The magic of Eric Carle’s timeless classic comes to life in this personalised version of The Very Hungry Caterpillar.
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
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.
How to Personalise
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. Check your personalisation: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated.
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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 reviews
In The Book wouldn’t be here without its terrific customers. That’s why we care about what you have to say.
We’re constantly researching new materials to create more personalised books, so what you think matters! Tell us your feedback. From finding the book you were looking for to how easy your chosen book was to personalise – every little detail is important, so we can perfect your shopping experience the next time you return!
Megan McNeil16 Aug 2019
Wonderful personalised book, was a great gift for my niece x
Sara Lloyd-Jones13 Nov 2018
Lovely book! Perfect sentimental present for our daughter.
Jan Howard24 Oct 2018
Can't praise this company enough. Excellent customer service. They were very prompt in replying to email as l had made an error with my order. Everything was sorted out swiftly. They kept in touch by email and l was thrilled with my order when it arrives. Would definitely recommend.
Lovely present and presentation box for safe keeping
This is a fabulous present for my husbands special birthday and is in a lovely presentation box for safe keeping
Mark Tozer1 Jul 2020
All good and perfect book.
Codie m 1 Jul 2020
I would have given a 5 but they sent…
I would have given a 5 but they sent out the wrong book to start with but they soon corrected it and sent out the right one. Because of inconvienince they also let me keep the wrong book they sent out. Overall the book is brilliant quality and couldn't fault it one bit
Andrew Rothwell1 Jul 2020
BWFC Newspaper history book
Great gift and nice to see headlines old and new.
Julie Stanley1 Jul 2020
Brilliant gift for the football fan
S Mason1 Jul 2020
Late dispatch put right
The promised dispatch/delivery date was missed by a big margin but the staff were very helpful and efficient and gave me a significant discount on what turned out to be a great product.
Rebecca Vaughan-Hammon1 Jul 2020
Absolutely beautiful present for a new…
Absolutely beautiful present for a new baby & great service too! Would highly recommend
Customer1 Jul 2020
I received my replacement book today…
I received my replacement book today and it is perfect. Thank you for the quick resolution to the problem.
julie duke1 Jul 2020
Quick service, exactly as described
Marie Nuguid30 Jun 2020
Father’s Day gift
Great gift for my husband for Father’s Day ! He loved it