Books

Review: Science is Magic

A child with a copy of Science is Magic.

This is a paid collaboration with DK Books. In case you didn’t know already, we’re currently in British Science Week. So what better time to review this title recently published by DK? Written by science presenter and comedian, Steve Mould, Science is Magic¬†teaches kids the science behind a range of magic tricks. I’ve always been …

Review: The LEGO Book New Edition

The front cover of The LEGO Book New Edition.

We absolutely love LEGO in our house. Indeed, the kids have already built an extensive collection. What’s more, the sets I had as a kid remain all present and correct at my parents’ home. There’s something quite brilliant about following the instructions to make vehicles and buildings or, of course, creating your own. This new …

Review: The Little Inventors Handbook

A child holding a copy of The Little Inventors Handbook and his invention.

Happy World Inventors Day! If your kids are anything like mine, they love inventing things. Mine are forever writing their own comics featuring all kinds of weird and wonderful contraptions. They rarely make it off the page though. So, to celebrate the recent publication of The Little Inventors Handbook and to mark World Inventors Day, …