Baby shower idea: Possible other wording: "One small request that won't be too hard, Please bring a book instead of a card. Whether Cat in the Hat or Old Mother Hubbard, you can sign the book with your thoughts in the cover. Your book can be cherished, well loved or brand new, but please don't feel obliged, we will leave it up to you." very good idea!
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