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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.
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!
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.
Saffron Curtis8 May
Kirsty 7 April
Alison Hannah2 April
Excellent, would definitely recommend
Georgina Wallace16 March
This is a good quality, well designed book which I think is excellent value for money. The only improvement on it is if you could add more photos throughout the book with the specific dates that are chosen to personalise that little bit more.
Mrs Lucy Oliver11 March
Good quality, great illustrations. Some of the info in the book might not be suitable for everyone (those who don't believe in astrology , birthstones etc) but geberally this book is a lovely keepsake, modern looking, and full of interesting facts and figures.
Not only the quality of the product but the superb customer service. The accessibility, the care and promptness I experienced with Yvette is laudable. Thank you Yvette, I am happy you replied to my inquiry. I would use and recommend the company In The Book without hesitation.
- Celso Rivera
Andrew Shaw28 May
If you've seen or used a Haynes car…
If you've seen or used a Haynes car manual, then you'll appreciate the humour im this one!! A great gift for any car person/people, who've just got married or not!!
Well worth it as a present, as it is quite funny......or at least the parts that I quickly read before wrapping it up as a present. It was delivered quickly, within a few days too.
Luke Paynter27 May
A great gift idea
Simple and easy to set up. Great quality product and arrived on time. A perfect little gift to give, recommend.
Smaller than a Hayes manual
Lovely book. Only personalised on the front cover & on one page inside.
A smaller size than the original Haynes manual. It’s ok for the money. Nice enough gift
Steve Pugh26 May
Very good quality
Very good quality, had a very personalised feel.....others have that 'squeezed a name in and it still looked out of place' feel.
I saw these books advertised and knew…
I saw these books advertised and knew it was just what I wanted.. . Was smaller than I realised but still great.. quick delivery, good communication
Very good service
My little niece really liked this book with her name personalised and a little photo of her in it with Moana.
MISS SOUTHWOOD26 May
Amazing item and had my Dad in absolute…
Amazing item and had my Dad in absolute stitches
Barbara Alexander26 May
Bought this as a gift
Bought this as a gift. Book looks great. Very easy to order and a great service.
Mette Kiilerich26 May
Great look of the book
Great look of the book - quality is good.
I orded a giftbox with the book and it is a great extra to buy with the book.