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Your Life in Newspaper Headlines | Washington Post Edition

For history-lovers to read cover to cover

Rated 5out of 5

The personalized birthday book that collects the Washington Post headlines that made history on the day they were born. From moon landings to missing cats, their birthday shares a date with hundreds of headlines both marvelous and mundane. A weighty, fascinating read made with the very best paper imaginable, this is one of those rare finds that ticks the ‘hard-to-buy-for’ box.

Suitable for anyone over 30
Between 54-110 pages (depending on date)
Printed and dispatched in 2-4 working days

$74.99 USD
Rated 5 out of 5
Rated 5out of 5

"The quality is excellent. I loved it as soon as I opened it! Several colleagues have immediately asked for the link!" Ann Kempson

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"It’s the kind of thing you give to the person who already has all the pairs of socks and golf balls they could need!"
Written by Mel Thomas
four personalised book covers

Delving into history

We assemble these newspaper books using the world’s most extensive news archive. Scandals, celebrations, sensation…it’s all in there. History as it happened as told through decades and decades of headlines.

a page inside the personalised book

A weighty wonder

Our historical newspaper books contain dozens (and dozens) of pages made from responsibly-sourced paper. This means there’s a great weightyness to them, making them a supreme addition to your coffee table as well as a real conversation-starter.


Rated 5out of 5
Rated 5out of 5
Diane John

The appearance of the book is spectacular. I’m very impressed with the articles for each year.

Rated 5out of 5
Gill Dunn

Excellent, really impressed with it. Can’t wait until we give it to my father-in-law. He’ll be so delighted!

Rated 5out of 5
Keira J

My father-in-law loved it, and I loved how much it can be personalized.

Rated 5out of 5
Samantha Dance

It was a joy to watch my dad read it. It came quickly and was very well packaged. Would definitely consider purchasing another.

Rated 5out of 5
Jane Dean

There are so many articles in it. It looks great and is a fantastic conversation-starter.

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