First Birthday Personalised Story Book


A gorgeous keepsake to celebrate your baby's first birthday - a personalised story book with a character based on your child.


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A wonderful keepsake

Personalised throughout, choose a suitable skin tone from our range of 3 characters. The baby wears a hat and romper suit throughout, so it's suitable for little girls and boys.. A beautiful keepsake to commemorate baby's first birthday.

Based on 15639 reviews

Printed in Britain

Suitable for ages 0-6

Sustainably made

Beautiful Illustrations

Illustrated with fun humorous and gorgeously bright artwork.

These vivd illistrations bring the story to life.

"Wonderful books!
I ordered two of the personalised books in hardback. I am so impressed with the quality.
If you are looking for a lovely gift, look no further!"

Lyndsay - Bedford

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Sizing and quality

We're obsessed with the quality of our products, from the storytelling and illustrations to the luxurious finish. Choose from a soft cover or upgrade to a beautiful hard cover which is laminated to protect your book.

Size: 210 x 250mm / 8.25 x 10.8 inch

Your story is part of our planet’s story…

Your unique personalised adventure is helping to save the world. For every single book we sell, we have committed to planting a tree. We have partnered with Eden reforestation to be part of the climate solution on a global scale.

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How long will my order take?

After ordering, books take 3-4 business days to produce. If you’ve selected Express delivery we will then post with a next day courier. If you’ve opted for Standard delivery we post tracked Royal Mail which takes 3-4 days. For international orders, books to Europe take about 5-7 days, Rest of World about 10-14 days. To help, we show the expected delivery date from when you order at the top of the page under the book’s title.

How do I track my order?

Once dispatched, tracking will be emailed to the email address you provide when placing your order. The book should fit through most letterboxes, however couriers and Royal mail will sometimes leave packages in safe places or with neighbours, so always check your tracking.

I’ve made a mistake, what can I do?

Unfortunately once you have paid for your book at checkout we cannot make any changes. So be careful when entering your text in the order form - we do not amend spelling! However we know mistakes can happen, so can offer reprints at a reduced price if you need a new copy. Please email us at and let us know your changes.

Can I send direct to someone else? 

Yes, at checkout you can enter another address for delivery. We won’t include prices in the shipment.

Is the book suitable for multiple children?


Can I see a preview of my book?

We show all the pages inside the book in the image gallery so you can see the illustrations and story before buying.

Do you print books in other languages?

We currently only print in English, but sign up to our newsletters for updates, new product launches and discounts. You can find the sign up form at the bottom of this page.

Customer Reviews

Based on 39 reviews
Claire Curran (Newry, GB)
5 star

I ordered a story book for my nieces first birthday and was very pleased with the storyline, quality of the book and illustrations. Many thanks. Would definitely recommend to others and will order again.

Thank you very much! we are so pleased you found us, would love to have you back
-Best wishes from all the team at Letterfest

Hannah Stewart (Worthing, GB)
Personal first birthday book

Beautiful very happy

Really pleased to hear you are happy with it Hannah.
(I can only assume the 1 star was a mistake?!)
Best wishes

Emma (Newcastle upon Tyne, GB)
Perfect Keepsake

Absolutely gorgeous book for a 1st birthday - great keepsake. This is the 3rd time ordering from letterfest as the books are such lovely gifts. Delivery is super quick and packaging/attention to detail is perfect! Thanks again :)

Thank you so much Emma, and what a lovely review!
We hope you will order from us again in the future! We will pass on your kind words to the team!
Hope to work with you again in finding another perfect gift
best wishes - all at LFHQ

Stephanie Thorpe (Preston, GB)
First Birthday Personalised story book

Fabulous personalised story book bought for a friends baby 1st birthday.
Lovely story content with just the right amount of personalised text and quality pictures.
Very Happy, even made my friend emotional reading it out loud.

Hollie Pyper (Clydebank, GB)
Loved it!

Amazing quality and made so personal 💗