Word Wednesday

Word Wednesday – ‘DC Comics: Year by Year’

'DC Comics: Year by Year' is a slipcased hardback perfect for those who want to immerse themselves in comic book…

Word Wednesday – ‘Star Wars: The Ultimate Pop Up Galaxy’

The 'Star Wars: Ultimate Pop Up Galaxy' brings the saga to life in an amazing feat of cardboard engineering.

Word Wednesday: ‘Strange Planet’ by Nathan W. Pyle

Instragram sensation 'Strange Planet' has arrived in book form. It's designed to make you laugh & fill festive foot fabric…

Word Wednesday ‘Rebel Starfighters Owner’s Workshop Manual’

Stay on target with 'The Rebel Starfighters Owners Workshop Manual.' Everything you ever wanted to know about maintaining your X-Wing.

Word Wednesday: ‘Big Ideas for Curious Minds’

'Big Ideas for Curious Minds' will help your child understand themselves and the wider world. This excellent book will help…

Word Wednesday: ‘Seeing Gender’ by Iris Gottlieb

Seeing Gender is an excellent book about free expression and understanding the multi-faced subject of gender identity.

Word Wednesday: ‘Board Games in 100 Moves’

We love books and boardgames here at GeekDad and we love this book about boardgames too! Ian Livingstone's 'Board Games…

Word Wednesday: Smells

'You Smell!' and 'Poo!' two excellent books that will help slake your child's fascination with bodily functions.

Word Wednesday: DK’s ‘Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Life’

'Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life' from DK Books. Everything you ever wanted to know about life before humans in a single…

Word Wednesday: “DC – Women of Action”

A history of female DC characters and creators, 'Women of Action' is a lovingly crafted homage to some of greatest…

Word Wednesday ‘Flight’ by Zack Scott

'Flight' by Zack Scott offers a detailed look at the physics and engineering of flight. It's a sumptuous visual history…

Word Wednesday: Remake ‘Alice in Wonderland.’

This Week's Word Is "Wonderland." This week I bring you a classic story, but not in a book, in a…

Word Wednesday: ‘The Truth Pixie Goes to School’

'The Truth Pixie Goes to School' A wonderful rhyming children's story that extol's the virtues of being the "best you…

Word Wednesday: ‘My Very Important World’

DK's 'My Very Important World' is perfect for explaining the world to our children, whilst putting them at the heart…

Word Wednesday: ‘Bauhaus Ballet’

This one is a little leftfield compared with my usual Word Wednesday fare, but why not come on a trip…

Word Wednesday: Science Ninjas

'Science Ninjas: Big Trouble with Simple Machines' is a perfect introduction to the principles of engineering.

Word Wednesday – National Park Posters

Celebrate the wonder of "America's Best Idea," with these National Park Posters. Check out the post for retro feels and…

Word Wednesday: ‘Ask a Scientist’

"Ask a Scientist" The best baby shower gift nobody will receive! A brilliant science book invaluable for parents with inquisitive…

Word Wednesday: DK’s ‘Signs and Symbols’

'Signs and Symbols' is a social and cultural history primer told from through the medium of symbols. It's fascinating from…

Word Wednesday: ‘On the Origin of Species’ – Retold

When a book about evolution drops through my letterbox, I pretty much know it will end up in a Word…

Word Wednesday: ‘Be a Super Awesome Photographer’

'Be a Super Awesome Photographer' will help your kids release their inner artist and unleash the power of their phone…

Word Wednesday: DK – Pixar and ‘Toy Story 4’

DK has 2 books perfect for 'Toy Story' fans. The 'Disney·Pixar Character Encyclopedia' and the 'Toy Story 4: Official Guide.'

Word Wednesday: ‘TIE Fighter Owners’ Workshop Manual’

Love technical specs? Love diagrams? Love TIE fighters? Then the TIE Fighter Owners' Workshop Manual is just for you! 

Word Wednesday ‘Science You Can Eat’

DK's 'Science You Can Eat' is filled with fascinating information and experiements to help your child understand what happens when…

Word Wednesday: “Speak Up!”

'Speak Up!' Find your voice with the help of Tampon Tax campaginer Laura Coryton. It's a vital vibrant book for…

Word Wednesday: ‘Hello World’ by Hannah Fry

Hello World by Hannah Fry is a fascinating look at the algorithms that govern our lives. It examines the good and…

Word Wednesday: ‘Crossing on Time’

For Word Wednesday this week, it's something of an honor to review a book by an author who created one…

Word Wednesday “General Knowledge Genius”

Who doesn't love a quiz? Awesome pictures and fascinating facts packaged to promote some healthy competition. It's General Knowledge Genius!

Word Wednesday: ‘Inventing Ourselves’ by Sarah-Jayne Blakemore

'Inventing Ourselves' by Sarah-Jayne Blakemore. Possibly the book every parent of teenagers should read.

Word Wednesday: ‘What’s Where On Earth: Dinosaurs.’

DK Books once again prove they are King of the Dinosaurs with the excellent 'What's Where on Earth: Dinosaurs'