Say yes please to “Vegetables Please” @DKCanada

    We are not adverse to vegetables in our house. Most of the kids will eat most things, but I had kind of got into...

“I See Me” – Personalised Children’s Books – Review

About "I Can Change the World" by I See Me We were fortunate enough to be sent a copy of "I can change the world"...

National Geographic Kids Cook Book

A year-round FUN food adventure This is much more than a basic children's cookbook. There are roughly 50 simple recipes in the 160 pages, but...

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...

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...

The Encyclopedia Of Plants & Flowers @DKCanada #Review

If you only ever buy one gardening book make sure that it is the Encyclopedia of Plants & Flowers from Dorling Kindersley. This beautifully...

WWE 50: Celebrating 50 years of Sports Entertainment – @DKCanada Book #Review

 Usually, when I receive a package with a book to review James doesn`t show lots of interest. As my regular readers know, James lives...

My First Encyclopedia by @DKCanada #Review

When we decided to homeschool our youngest son Gabriel,  I tweeted a few of the major publishers to ask which books they might recommend...

Arithmophobia? @DKCanada Has The Cure #Review

If you live in constant fear of your children discovering you don't know a quadratic equation from a hole in the ground, then Dorling...

Spring Has Sprung And It’s Time For Fun With @DKCanada

We all know how difficult it can be to keep the kids amused through the spring break and I know I am not the...

“Not Another Bill” – Subscription Box #Review

Do you have a special person in your life for whom it is impossible to buy? Perhaps you would like to get something other...

The Smithsonian Military History book @DKCanada #Review

 Regular readers will know that Joshua eats, sleeps and breathes Air Cadets. He has his future planned with military precision (pun intended!),  plans to...
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...

We Know Who’s In The Birdhouse Thanks To @DKCanada #Review

One of the unexpected things that crop up when you grew up in one country and now live in another is your sudden inability...

Eyewitness Books from @DKCanada – A new look for a new generation

Eyewitness books were a staple in the school library when I was small. I remember the big white hardbacks with eyewitness books l across...