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Reading saved me

Reading saved me

Leggere è uno scoglio a cui aggrapparsi quando la vita è in tempesta, è un antidoto, un elisir per testa e cuore.

Courage and kindness

Courage and kindness

Abbiamo fatto scrivere tre storie a 3 autori diversi: doveveano parlare di coraggio e gentilezza, di natura, di magia e di vecchie fiabe. Ora abbiamo la vincitrice.

Chiara, the author of Fiocco di Neve

Chiara, the author of Fiocco di Neve

La seconda fiaba più votata del nostro sondaggio è stata "Fiocco di Neve", scritta da Chiara Bertora: una ricercatrice (precaria), una scrittrice promettente (e una mamma).

They

They're just friends

Non occhieggiamo, non facciamo battute quando un maschio e una femmina giocano tra loro. Non insinuiamo in loro l'idea che non siano alla pari, uguali. Non costringiamoli a pensare che i loro ruoli siano prestabiliti.

Would you be our co-editor?

Would you be our co-editor?

Abbiamo lanciato questa proposta mesi fa. Ci avete suggerito i temi delle storie di cui avreste voluto vedere i vostri bambini protagonisti, noi vi abbiamo ascoltato e ora facciamo scegliere di nuovo a voi.

Good wills for a 2017 at its best

Good wills for a 2017 at its best

Tutti sanno che meno per meno fa più. Quindi per questo 2017 potremmo iniziare da una lista di meno, invece che da una lista di cose da aggiungere. Il risultato sarà comunque di finire con una generosa manciata di "più".

Have you written a letter to Santa yet?

Have you written a letter to Santa yet?

Here'sa a letter you can easily download and print at home, suitable for kids under 6, where they can draw or stick the images of what they'd like for Christmas!

Deliveries in 10 days tops!

Deliveries in 10 days tops!

We doubled up press days in order for you to receive your Dodini at home in half the time. And we ship worldwide!

What Halloween has taught to us Catholics

What Halloween has taught to us Catholics

Even us, non anglo-saxon people, have always known about Halloween and its celebration. But now, as we celebrate it ourselves, turns out it's also a handy educational tool.

Vacanze finite? Iniziano le VAC-ANSIE!

Vacanze finite? Iniziano le VAC-ANSIE!

Al rientro dalle vacanze vi ha assaliti un'ansia incontrollata? Il bisogno compulsivo di fare buoni propositi? Forse avete bisogno di vac-Ansie!

How to make a personalized book for your child

How to make a personalized book for your child

You need a computer, an internet connection and 5 spare minutes. But first, don't forget to grab a couple of pictures of the future protagonist of the story. And let them be nice ones.

What are we up to?

What are we up to?

Abbiamo lanciato un sondaggio: lo scopo è avviare un'edizione partecipata. Vogliamo realizzare un nuovo Dodino coinvolgendo i nostri lettori e coloro che - speriamo - lo diventeranno.

What children really need

What children really need

Is there a way to raise happy and healthy children? An austrian-hungarian fisiscian physician has discovered the one (in 1945)

The Mother

The Mother's day gift she doesn't expect

Every mom has been a child once, can you believe it? Here's the ultimate idea for the most surprising present ever: an illustrated storybook featuring her pictures ad a child! I Dodini made it possible!

Things you had to swallow being a second child

Things you had to swallow being a second child

Life of a second child is a challenge, ever since they're born.

Montessori tips for everyday life

Montessori tips for everyday life

A few tips on how to apply Montessori education at home, to your everyday life with kids.

Easy tips to shoot beautiful pictures to your kids

Easy tips to shoot beautiful pictures to your kids

If you have a zillion of pictures of your child in your computer, but none you'll put in a frame and hang proudly on the fridge, don't worry: there are a few easy tips here that will definately help you out.

How to get your kids to sleep well and enough

How to get your kids to sleep well and enough

The lack of proper sleep-time may cause children to be hyper, stressed out and more likely to get sick more often. A well established routine can help them fall asleep more easily, and sleep through the night.

New echo paper, 100% recycled!

New echo paper, 100% recycled!

We care about the planet, that's why we searched for and found a great paper, completely recycled and produced echologically!

How to survive with a child sick at home

How to survive with a child sick at home

Spring is that season of the year when your kids seem to get sick most easily than ever: a few tips to survive those long days at home with the little ones

Houston, we have a problem

Houston, we have a problem

Our phone's out of service. Please write us an email.

How to survive restaurant with kids

How to survive restaurant with kids

Kids and restaurant can be a deadly combination. Unless you know how to deal with them productively: here are 10 key tips.

DIY COSTUMES

DIY COSTUMES

How to turn your son into a superhero and your daughter into a princess, in 5 minutes, without spending a fortune.

Top of the names 2015

Top of the names 2015

Here's our list of the most used, most unusual and the most rarely used in 2015 to personalise one of our books (of Italian users only! )

Why Xmas orders closed so soon

Why Xmas orders closed so soon

We know we disappointed some of you, but if the gift you were going to give had failed to be delivered on time, we would have disappointed you more. We decided not to take the risk.

Santa Claus is coming to town!

Santa Claus is coming to town!

5 tips for a perfect X-Mas set-up. Because everybody knows Santa exists, but only grown-ups know how he can't cope with all the world's children's wishes...

Christmas Spirit

Christmas Spirit

A contest on Instamamme.net to celebrate Xmast in Dodini's style (Italy Only).

Relax: we

Relax: we'll take care of your Christmas presents!

We've added a couple of printing-days to our schedule, in order to fulfill our X-mas order. Your personalized book is going to be a successfull present, and the "wow!" effect is guaranteed!

THE MORE, THE MERRIER!

THE MORE, THE MERRIER!

Team up with your friends, order 5 or more books, choose a unique shipping address and we'll charge you only the book price + a single fee for the shipping.

Every second book, you get a discount

Every second book, you get a discount

1 Dodini + 1 Dodini = you get the second shipping fee off.

Gift-box available, now!

Gift-box available, now!

Our gift-box is available now on our shop: an amazing package for a special gift, in perfect Dodini style! You can open it and re-close it without leaving any evidence at all.

i Dodini goes global

i Dodini goes global

i Dodini are illustrated story books for children, that can be personalized with the child's name and photo. Now available in English, French, German and Portugues!

A surprising present for your guests

A surprising present for your guests

A fun story, a memory of your child: the perfect gift for your guests on a Baptism, a birthday or whatever your excuse to celebrate was!

Exploring our brand new website

Exploring our brand new website

We have a brand new website and we're dying to introduce it to you! Some news: books in 5 languages, a gift-box, shipping fee included.

Let us introduce you to our new website!

Let us introduce you to our new website!

Our new website is on line: here's a quick overview of what's new, and what's better. Big news is: sales are now open world-wide!

I Dodini at International Turin Books Fair

I Dodini at International Turin Books Fair

I Dodini at International Book Fair in Turin last week. It was an incredible experience check out the pictures!

i Dodini at Cascina Cuccagna

i Dodini at Cascina Cuccagna

A great place in Milan to hang out with children is Cascina Cuccagna. We were there last week end. Enjoy the pictures!