Press the ribbon into the glue and set aside to dry. Center the ribbon along this line, with the ends extending out from each corner of the board. Step 5: When all sheets have been folded into squares, glue the outsides together with the glue stick, making sure the open ends all face the same way. Step 7: On the side that doesn't open, tie the ends of the ribbons into a knot and then into a bow. Step 1: To make a cover for your book, fold a piece of construction paper in half. Cover the hardwood with the hole-punched pie tin. These are the pages of your book. Decorate the pages with pictures to illustrate your promise. A promise is worth a million bucks, and it can be given to parents, grandparents, teachers, or friends. Step 3: Write a promise on each page -- they can be serious or silly.