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Discover the Magic

of Monthly Letters from a Cornish Piskie

Illustrated childrens map of cornwall

What is Piskie Post?

It's a snail mail subscription letter service where kids get to receive captivating letters filled with adventures, and activities from Cornwall every month, straight through their letterbox.

So if your child wants a pen pal in the form of Piskie, to learn some interesting new stuff and be inspired each month, then these are the letters for you.

child holding a piskie post letter with image of cornwall, welcome banner and seagull holding a pasty
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illustration of a cornish piskie standing on a clifftop

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  • Can I gift it to someone?
    Absolutely! Piskie Post makes a fantastic gift for birthdays, holidays, or just because. Imagine the joy on a child's face when they receive their very own personalized letter from a Cornish Piskie!
  • Who is it for?
    Piskie Post is perfect for any kid who loves stories, magic, and adventure! Whether they're 5 or 12, if they have an imagination hungry for wonders, they'll adore getting these letters in the mail.
  • Still have questions?
    We're here to help! Feel free to reach out to us anytime, and we'll be happy to chat about all things piskies, letters, and adventures in Cornwall.
  • Do they need to know anything about Cornwall?
    No, absolutely not! As soon as you sign up, a map is provided with key places in Cornwall for you to keep and refer to. The more letters you receive, the more you build a picture of the area.
  • Can I cancel anytime?
    If you have purchased a recurring subscription of course! We believe in keeping things flexible. If for any reason you need to pause or cancel your subscription, just let us know, and we'll take care of it. No hard feelings! If you purchased a 12 month or 6 month pre paid subscription then you will need to drop us an email as it depends on how far into your subscription you are.
  • What is Piskie Post?
    Piskie Post is like a magical doorway that brings the enchanting world of Cornish piskie tales straight to your doorstep every month! It's a subscription letter service where kids get to receive captivating letters filled with adventures, myths, and legends from Cornwall.
  • Can more than one child share a letter?
    Yes, but when you sign up it may be wise to pop a spare passport in your basket so that they don't have to share. Just make sure you put both children's names in the delivery address box if you want both names on the envelope.
  • Is it educational?
    Definitely! While Piskie Post is all about fun and adventure, it also sneaks in some learning along the way. Kids will discover fascinating tidbits about Cornish folklore, history, and culture without even realizing they're learning.
  • How do I sign up?
    Easy peasy! Just head over to our shop page, choose your subscription plan, and fill in your details. Then, get ready to embark on a magical journey with Piskie Post! If you still aren't sure, then you can purchase one month, but this is the most expensive option.
  • What's inside the letters?
    Ah, that's the best part! Each letter is like opening a treasure chest. Inside, your child will find an original story from Penrose, telling them all about an aspect of Cornwall. Each letter speaks directly to the child and weaves the topic into a story for them. Along with the letter you will find a postcard with a fun activities, puzzles, recipes and surprises to keep them entertained and inspired.
  • How does it work?
    It's super easy! Once you sign up, your child will receive a letter straight away, with an introduction from Penrose, a passport and a map of Cornwall. As soon as the next postage day begins they will start receiving a delightful letter each month, addressed personally to them. Each letter is features a story of mischievous piskies, ancient legends, and fascinating insights into Cornish culture. It is a chance to learn and explore Cornwall.
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