Most people know better than to judge a book by its cover, but that hasn’t stopped publishers from plastering shirtless vampires all over underselling copies of the Farmers' Almanac. Stock up on eye-catching titles with this Groupon.
$15 for $30 Worth of Personalized Books, CDs, and DVDs
Books for adults and children incorporate loved ones' names into volumes such as Baseball's Unsung Hero ($17.95) and My Trip to the Fire Station ($17.95). Customized CDs and MP3 albums include collections of children's melodies and love songs ($2.29 for MP3; $19.95 for CD), and DVDs retell spouses' love stories or invite kids on adventures with Dora the Explorer ($29.95).
That's My StoryBook
That's My StoryBook incorporates the names of children, spouses, and other loved ones into customized books, music albums, and DVDs. Wipeable hardcover tomes for toddlers and young boys and girls pepper tales of Sesame Street, princesses, and dinosaurs with individual factoids, such as the names of elementary schools and favorite hedge funds. My Very Own Music albums sing children's names throughout seven original songs, and an array of DVDs splices tykes' photos into the animated adventures of the Care Bears, Dora the Explorer, and other popular characters. That's My StoryBook also treats grownups to individualized fun with keepsake art, books on retirement or baseball, CDs of love songs and DVDs of love stories. The team also replaces the characters of classic novels such as Sense and Sensibility, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, and A Brief History of Time, with the names of the recipients.