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Buy any 3 sound books for $65
Buy any 3 sound books for $65

Engraved "The Tortoise and the Hare"

Original price $50 - Original price $50
Original price
$50
$50 - $50
Current price $50

We can now offer a lovely personalized copy of our favorite fairy tales! Engrave your loved ones' name with beautiful gold lettering. We can write up to 18 characters (ALL CAPS) per book. Please make sure to note what you would like to write. With your personalized book you will also receive a FREE my story booklet and stickers!

Personalized orders will take up to 14 days for delivery.

A classic fable that children love, with a lesson about the importance of hard work, and planning for the future. This classic story adapted for Cali's Books and wonderfully illustrated with hand-drawings by Clara Spinassi also brings this classic story into the future with modern characters and features selected colored text to introduce your little one to word recognition.

Cali's Recordable Book Collection is all about transitioning to longer stories and listening to fairy tales through the voice of our favorite storyteller. Parents, grandparents, aunts, and uncles; with our technology, anyone can record their voice so your children can hear them tell these stories time and time again and enjoy that special bond.

This book is gift-ready! It comes with 3 size AAA batteries that can be easily replaced and a specially designed gift box!  Each Recordable Book  comes with a total of 50 seconds of recording per page.

The Tortoise and the Hare- 2022 edition is compatible with My Story Blank Booklet - 2022 Edition. Add a
My Story Blank Booklet to your basket and transform your recordable book into your own story!

Reader discretion: This is an adaptation of a classic fairy tale from the 19th century. To keep the charm of the original version, this book may include opinionated insects and themes linked to food hoarding.



All books come with batteries included.

Sound Books

- For ages 0 to 5

- 8 x 8 x 1 inches and 1 lb.

- Three A10 batteries for all books 2021 and older

- One CR2032 for 2022 edition books (FRENCH 2022 and EASTER)

→ To find out how to change your batteries check out this extremely cute video!

Recordable Books

- For ages 3 to 10

- 12 x 9 x 1 inches and 2 lb.

- Two AAA batteries (can be bought in any hardware store)

Learn how to record your book in this handy video!


To open the battery compartment for replacements or to record your book, use the phillips side of our trusty screwdriver!

SPEEDY US Shipping

- 2 -5 business days depending on your location.

- FREE (US Only) $60 and above. Shipping starts at $5 for orders below $7.00 and $7 for orders below $60.

Worldwide Shipping

- We ship worldwide! Shipping costs will be estimated at checkout.

- International orders do take a little longer to arrive than US orders, but we'll do our best to be as speedy as we can!

- Duties, customs, taxes and all other costs associated with receiving the shipment for international deliveries may apply.

HAPPINESS GUARANTEE 💛

- 30 days from the delivery date to return books purchased at www.calisbooks.com in unused condition. No questions asked! Shipping costs are non-refundable.

1 Year US Warranty!! 

100% warranty against defects for a one-year period.

Lifetime half-price replacement 🥳

We're all about creating that lifelong  bond and growing up with your family!

- Books can be replaced for ANY reason for half the price!

- Includes chewed, drooled on, ripped, driven over, flushed, or anything else your children or pets can find to do to damage the book. 🤪

For more info contact us at warranty@calisbooks.com

❤️ ️Cali's Books support child development and education through play.

💙 Our high-quality books have a great warranty and a responsive customer service.

💚 Our Sound book and recordable book collections help every child grow up with books at every stage of their lives.

💜 We are a family business creating products adapted to ALL families! As a Certified Minority Business that is family run and majority women, we care about how we run our business. Find out more about Cali's Books and family.

💛 We aren't just your average publishing house, we're a big family of book lovers! Join the Cali's Book Club for lots of REWARDS including free batteries and shipping, free drawings, music and audiobooks!