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Personalised Elves and the Shoemaker Story Book

  • Personalise with Any Name and Message
  • The Grimm Brothers fairy tale retold by Vera Southgate
  • Officially licensed by Ladybird Penguin Books
  • Part of the Well-Loved Tales series
  • Ideal for children as well as adults

Re-live this heart-warming tale of enchantment with our Personalised Elves and the Shoemaker Story Book. It’s a classic story where two helpful tinkers change the lives of the shoemaker and his wife and in return are rewarded with freedom.

A story of selflessness, generosity and magic, the Elves and the Shoemaker rekindles a time where bedtime stories weren’t just about witches and wizards - they were iconic stories that inspired dreams in every child with their simple and easy-to-read style. Why not pass on these great tales to your own kids and let them experience the magic of this Ladybird classic? It will help them understand kindness goes a long way.

With breath-taking original artwork by Ladybird artists, any lucky recipient will be enchanted by this selfless story of compassion in our Elves and the Shoemaker Ladybird Book. What’s more? You can personalise this gift with Any Name and A Message to create a truly special keepsake.

An enthralling read, the Elves and the Shoemaker Story captures the insightful wisdom of a Grimm fairy tale – it teaches its readers that we don’t give to receive, but by being humble and helping others, is rewarding in itself.

Your Elves and the Shoemaker Story Personalised

You can personalise the Elves and the Shoemaker Book with Any Name up to 12 characters and featured in each iconic illustration. For a truly special gift, add Any Message on the opening page of up to 80 characters over two lines.

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More Information

This book measures 124mm x 179mm x 9mm with 56 pages of a Ladybird classic fairy tale. Your text will be printed exactly as you have entered it, so please double check spelling, punctuation and capitalisation.

Delivery Details

Production Royal Mail 48 APC overnight 24hour
1-2 working days £4.50 £7.50

We operate Monday to Friday only, so weekends and holidays do not count in timescales quoted. Orders placed before 12pm begin production that day (day 1), while orders received after this time begin production the following day. Orders placed on a Friday afternoon or over a weekend will begin production on Monday (day 1).

UK Delivery Services

Royal MailRoyal Mail 48™ service takes between 1-3 working days from production

APC overnightAPC Overnight will be delivered the next working day requiring a signature from the receiver.

International Delivery

Delivery times from production:

Location Royal Mail Air mail UPS
Delivery Cost Delivery Cost
Europe 3-5 working days £9.50 1-3 working days £20.00
North America 5-7 working days £16.00 1-2 working days £40.00
Rest of World 5-7 working days £16.00 3-5 working days £40.00

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