Dark Tales: Reimagining Classic Tales As Graphic Novels

The retelling of four classic tales as graphic novels Earlier this year Canterbury Classics released four gorgeous new...

Zoology by @DKCanada May Be My Perfect Book

Zoology: Inside The Secret World Of Animals is the latest in a long line of exquisite books born from the partnership of...

The Wonders Of Gift Giving Giveaway With @DKCanada #DKGiftGiving

I am excited to be partnering with Dorling Kindersley books for their Wonders Of Gift Giving giveaway. You can win your top...

Reading Eggs: Our October Progress Update

As regular readers will know, we are trying Reading Eggs to help both Evey and Gabe with their literacy and numeracy. Yes,...
Be More Vader Review

Learn To Rule Your Empire With “Be More Vader” from @DKCanada #Review

If Sun Tzu had written career advice and been born in a galaxy far, far, away, then Be More Vader: Assertive Thinking...

Arithmophobia? @DKCanada Has The Cure #Review

It's that time of year again. The days are getting shorter, the leaves are turning on the trees, and the kids are coming home...

Kids Camping Books They’ll Want To Read All Night By Flashlight

What better way to encourage reading and a love of sleeping under the stars than by combining the two with books about...
The cover of Look I'm A Cook By DK

“Look I’m A Cook” Is This The Essential First Cookbook? From @DKCanada

Regular readers will know that I have a love/hate relationship with cooking. I love to cook but hate my results. As a...

Do “How We’re F***ing Up Our Planet” and “The Ecology Book” Deserve A Place...

Not many people know this but my Master's Degree work was a cross-over between economics and environmental science, focussing on how to...
Women in Gaming Book Cover

Who Are The Women In Gaming: 100 Professionals Of Play by @DKCanada #Review

Warning: This article begins with a short rant. If you would like to skip over my grumpy reviewer ramblings, please feel...

Could These Sticker Books From @DKCanada Be Your Secret Weapon Against Boredom?

It doesn't matter what season it is, our kids will find a way to be bored. In the winter they are snowbound and fighting...
Front covers of Writers and The Literature Book from Dorling Kindersley

Are “The Literature Book” And “Writers” From @DKCanada Worth Your Attention?

After the final turn of the page, some books just do not let you go. In such cases, for those of us...
Book Covers - Unsolved Murders & The Crime Book by Dorling Kindersley

Should You Investigate This True Crime Double Combo From @DKCanada ?

Unsolved murders and other true crimes are not usually the subjects that first spring to mind when you think of Dorling Kindersley....

What Will You Discover In A Reading Bug Box #Review @ReadingBugBox

Regular readers will know that most of our family has a bit of a thing for books so when we had the opportunity to...

25 Books That Left Their Mark on the World-How Many Have You Read?

Books can be entertaining, an escape from reality, a window into another world, educational, frustrating, and a companion through those insomniatic hours...