My son just recently had his 4th Birthday. And while most of the things he asked for were not practical toys that he would get much use out of there was one gift that he received that he loves. It was a My Very Happy Birthday Personalized Book from I See Me!
Just as it sounds, the book came with his name personalized on most of the pages. The fun and vibrant illustrations in the book make it really fun. He has had so much fun with this book. He is only four and just starting to read, but has really enjoyed having his 6 year old sister read the book to him. I really love how practical these books are. Much more fun then a toy that gets played with only to be forgotten. My son keeps this right by his bed and just loves it. The wording in it is great for younger kids that are just starting to read. Another really great thing about the book is the board pages. It looks and feels like great quality that will be super durable for years to come. You can read more about I See me! below and be sure to check out their website. You can also like them on Facebook!
Welcome to I See Me! where we provide the highest quality, most personalized children’s books available. We opened for business in May of 2000, after a year of active product development. My husband Allan and I received a personalized book as a gift for our first son in 1998. While we loved the fact that it was personalized, we thought that the illustrations could have been much better and the story more customized to the child. Thus I See Me! was born.
Allan, who is a graphic designer, and I developed the first book My Very Own Name as a team. Our goal was to produce an educational book that would teach young children how to recognize letters and spell their names. After I developed the concept and wrote the book, we brainstormed together to develop the characters in the book. Allan found and hired the illustrator, and designed the book, while I wrote the business plan.
We are pleased to say our books have become popular among celebrities including Courteney Cox, Brooke Shields and Jessica Alba.
Our mission is to increase self esteem in children through personalized books that celebrate the uniqueness of each child. The goal of our books is to show each child how absolutely unique and special he or she is, to teach the child how to spell his or her name, and to build vocabulary skills.
We hope that you enjoy the books!
–Maia Haag, author and CEO of I See Me! Inc.