By now you may have noticed our love for personalized books. Of course we love all types of books, but there’s something extra special about seeing your own name in print. My kids keep their “special” books on their own shelf, and they love to point out their names to me every time they read them.
That’s why we’re big fans of Wonderbly around here. Wonderbly specializes in uniquely personalized books for boys and girls, and their newest volume, My Golden Ticket: A Journey into Willy Wonka’s Chocolate Factory, is no exception.
We already have several books from Wonderbly, but I have to admit I was really looking forward to checking this one out in particular. I grew up reading Roald Dahl stories, and of course Charlie and the Chocolate Factory and Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator were faves. What child doesn’t dream about visiting a magical chocolate factory with a river of liquid chocolate, a candy mine, and a toffee apple orchard?
Wonderbly’s newest personalized book is created in the style of a scrapbook journal, with each page decorated with keepsakes like the famous Golden Ticket, colourful and whimsical candy wrappers, posters, and a map of the factory. Note that the images are printed directly on the paper; they’re not separate pieces attached to the page.
Each page contains hand-lettered descriptions of some of the rooms your child can visit in Willy Wonka’s chocolate factory. With magical names like the Great Flavor Fairground, the Rainbow Drop Room, the Rock Candy Mine, the Inventing Room, the Juicing Room, and the Vitaministry (where vitamins are added to chocolate), kids will love poring over all the fanciful details packed into this sweet book.
The book ends with a personalized Oompa-Loompa song based on the letters of your child’s name and a giant custom Wonka bar named for your child. My Golden Ticket is perfect for any kid with a sweet tooth. So yeah, basically everyone.
Like all of Wonderbly’s books, you can preview My Golden Ticket online before ordering. Just enter your child’s name and gender and an optional guest’s name (I got to go along with my girls on their chocolate adventure!), and you can see exactly how each page will look. It’s just like flipping through the book in person! Try it now by heading over to preview your child’s personalized copy of My Golden Ticket.
My Golden Ticket ships worldwide and comes in both softcover ($39.99 CAD) and hardcover ($44.99 CAD) versions with a gold foil-debossed cover and heavy, high-quality 150gsm paper that will stand up to lots of repeat readings. Order through my Wonderbly coupon link to save 15% off your first book!
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Wonderbly is generously sending one of my Canadian readers their own copy of My Golden Ticket! This giveaway is open to residents of Canada, 18+. Enter in the giveaway widget below. All the winner’s entries will be verified.
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Disclosure: I received sample items for review. All opinions expressed are completely honest and my own, based on my personal experience. Your experience may differ.