Life Story Books

 
 
 
 

Your story matters.

Tell it over the course of six hours of interviews with our Essentials Package. This is the optimal way to capture a lifetime of memories and lessons and transform them into a treasured autobiographical coffee table book!

 
 
 
 
 
 

Our Essential Life Story Package includes:

  • a two-hour image review & planning session

  • six hours of personal interviews

  • two in-person book review & editing sessions

  • 10x10 or 10x12.5-inch bespoke book

The Modern Heirloom Books process is a dynamic one; we will incorporate material from letters, journals, and scrapbooks as well as from your personal interviews.

Starting at $15,000

Some upgrades to the Essential Life Story package include:

  • ADDITIONAL INTERVIEWS

  • PROFESSIONAL LIFESTYLE OR STILL-LIFE PHOTO SHOOT

  • LARGER FORMAT BOOK SIZES

  • E-MAIL–BASED INTERVIEWS WITH FRIENDS OR FAMILY

  • CUSTOM FAMILY TREE DESIGN

 

     

    Some of our favorite autobiographical heirloom book ideas include:

    How We Met
    (the story of your couplehood)

    Adoption Journey Books

    Family History Books

    Corporate Histories

    (we specialize in small family-run businesses)

    Memoirs (you’ve done the writing already)

    Food Memories & Family Recipe Books

     
     

    Your legacy is your most precious family heirloom.
    What are you waiting for?

     

    Want to tell a shorter story?

    Have one special story you want to tell in a shorter heirloom book? Check out our One-Hour Heirloom—a great way to sample our services and get comfortable with the storytelling process or to hone in on a transformative time period in your life...and an even better gift idea for a loved one whose memories you would like to preserve.

    $1500

     
     
     
     

    Now is the time—are you ready to tell your story?