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17th December - 19th December
11th December - 12th December
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A clever algorithm determines the most unique facts about the individual using any birth date
Personalized with a name, message and date of birth
Clever algorithms use any date to determine unique facts about the individual
Find out the box office hits, no.1 album and more from your chosen birth date
Softback and hardback editions bound by hand and embossed with any name
FREE luxury gift box with any hardback purchase
Each page of this memorable personalized book reveals something new, from the box office hits of their birth year to the most popular toys of their decade, all partnered with visually stimulating illustrations. With the individual’s name embossed on the cover and a special message on the opening page from yours truly, the personalized “Book About You” is designed for the humblest of individuals, to remind them that out of seven billion people in the world, they’ll find out why they’re one in a billion.
How to Personalize Your Book About You
Choose from two cover options: either the blue or orange versions, both available in softback or hardback. Personalize the book with any name up to 25 characters over one line. The name will be embossed on the cover and featured throughout the book. Importantly: select the birth date – this will determine the book’s content and be embossed on the cover. The hardback comes with a free gift box, while with the softback this is an additional charge.
Include a special message of up to 80 characters over 2 lines, with 40 characters per line. This will appear on the opening title page.
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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!
Silly Billy25 November
I'd highly recommend this as a stunning gift for a loved one.
Chris o'b23 November
tina harman16 October
Very pleased with the book but I did didn’t get the box that I paid for which is quite disappointing as the book was only £20 and then £5 for box et cetera order come to £33 you need to state your price is a bit better but very happy with the book thank you
RON REES17 August
Great service, good quality book, I am really pleased with the book.
Traci Thompson14 August
I was very happy with the book I purchased & how quickly it was made & posted to me. I thought the quality of the book was great and my son on receiving it was extremely happy. The only remarks I would perhaps make or suggest are firstly I feel the price is a bit steep for what you actually receive & I think I feel that way as there should be a bit more choice for the customer i.e the actual colour of the book & maybe a bit more choice/option of being able to add into the book a bit more of a personal touch from the customer about the person the book is being made for. The book is great for facts about the year and date the person was born etc but the only personal things about the recipient is 1 picture, name on front & front page & personal greeting from the sender with only a limited number of characters to be used and lastly the recipients name appears on the odd page throughout the book. The book is called “The book about you” so I feel that the customer should have some more options to actually add facts & or pictures about the person the book is being made for however even though I have made these suggestions I am very happy about the purchase and is a nice little keepsake (even if a bit too expensive for what it is).
Kerry Norcott26 July
Good quality book! Shame about the late delivery!
Manchester 20 July
Fab book, easy to order, fast delivery
Danielle 12 May
I was a little sceptical at first with it being so simple to order and the very reasonable cost of it but when it arrived I was amazed the product is brilliant much better than I ever imagined would highly recommend this and I already have to many people very pleased with this purchase.
Absolutely delighted with the personalised nursery rhyme book. Beautifully printed with lots of detail. A perfect gift for a friend’s new little grandson. A timeless classic.
- Linda Gray
Michelle Broster8 December
Love these books
Love these books , amazing
Fast delivery. Very pleased.
Jayne Mounsey8 December
Wrong book received
Wrong book received, and still waiting for a replacement 10 days later. I returned the original book immediately as requested. Totally unacceptable I will be requesting my money back.
Lorraine Mcgarva8 December
Fantastic.Even better than I imagined…
Fantastic.Even better than I imagined it would be. Will be ordering different formats.
Theresa Fitzgerald8 December
The book looks much bigger in the advert, it is actually quite slim. Secondly, the label mentioning who the gift is for has been applied crookedly! Haven’t got time to return it and get a replacement before Christmas. Very disappointed.
A lovely book
A lovely book, looks just as it did in photos.
Mary White8 December
The book for my granddaughter is…
The book for my granddaughter is fantastic will definitely order again from you thank you so much xxx
Steven Coxon8 December
Arrived within notified timescales in…
Arrived within notified timescales in very good packaging to avoid any chance of causing damage to the book. The book itself is absolutely brilliant. My niece is going to be over the moon and cannot wait to see her face when she opens it on Xmas day. Would definitely buy through this site again. 5 star rating.
Marshall 8 December
Really pleased with my purchase.
Really pleased with my purchase.. Its a present for my grandad and I know he's going to be over the moon with his personalised book... Many thanks fabulous gift..