New Personalized Children's Novel
The Phoenix and the Carpet
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London, Ontario, Canada - October 15, 2007: Book By You®
today announced the release of its latest full-length personalized children's
novel, The Phoenix and the Carpet. This Book By You® novel
is the company's fourteenth personalized title and is the fifth offering for the
company's Kids Book By You division, the first publishing venture in the world
to offer full-length personalized novels.
a heart-pounding journey over the ocean on a magic carpet to hilarious
misadventures while surrounded by hundreds of pets, The Phoenix and the
Carpet is a nonstop rollercoaster ride for the young and young-at-heart.
The excitement begins when two children (both characters which can be
personalized) discover a magic carpet and an egg that hatches into a Phoenix, a
helpful but amusingly egocentric talking bird who can't understand why everyone
isn't worshipping its magnificence!
When the Phoenix reveals that the magic carpet will grant our dynamic duo three
wishes a day, they launch themselves into many adventures ... often ending in
unexpected predicaments. Their antics cause a stir wherever they go, but thanks
to their wits, and with help from the Phoenix, the children overcome many
This fresh, funny personalized novel is written for ages 6 - 12,
and is ideal for parents who want to motivate their children to read full-length
books. Based on Edith Nesbit's classic children's fantasy novel written in 1904,
The Phoenix and the Carpet is the third of a trilogy of Nesbit novels
updated, edited and personalized by Book By You®, beginning with
Two Children and It and followed by The Amulet. Themes such as the
value of friendship, perseverance and following your dreams are explored and
uniquely presented in a manner only possible through a full-length personalized
The Phoenix and the Carpet is a 130-page novel that has
19 features to personalize. Adults and children co-author the book by selecting
the leading role and can include friends, relatives or even television stars.
The character questionnaire, available on the Book By You® website,
is fun and easy to complete with three main characters and features such as hair
color and length, eye color - you can even include a pet in the storyline.
Readers can also add to the personalization of this beautifully bound paperback
by uploading a picture to be displayed on the back cover.
The Phoenix and the Carpet can be purchased for $24.95.
For more details and a free personalized preview visit the company's website at
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Book By You Publishing
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