Category Archives: Arts

New additions to great STEAM series

Look out for these new titles to add to 2016 offerings in the Be a Maker and Get Into It (review) series: Find out more about recent Be a Maker titles which include: Discover the very popular Get Into It … Continue reading

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Get-Into-It-Guides: Hands-on hobbies for kids

A timely release as education focuses on the “maker movement” and the importance of hands-on active learning. The six titles in this series focus on indoor leisure and hobby interests that embrace crafts, games and the arts. Each book provides … Continue reading

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Art Masters – A Masterful Interpretation

The newly published six-volume Art Masters series covers the lives and great works of the world’s best-known artists. The  reproductions of art masterpieces are in full color, but are only one aspect of these beautifully presented and detailed books. The … Continue reading

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Art’s Supplies & Spare Dog Parts – laughter for the younger reader

Art’s Supplies, written and illustrated by Chris Tougas, is a delightful and very clever picture book that explores a range of art mediums – pastels, pencils, paints, crayons, brushes, ink, markers and more – to tell the tale of how … Continue reading

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Finances & Economics: Urban Entrepreneur

This series showcases a diverse group of successful entrepreneurs drawn from a predominantly US geographic base. Inspire students to create their own success stories. Large print and prose writing style with chapters but no sub-headings. Look inside. Urban Entrepreneur: Comedy … Continue reading

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Be a Maker – Projects to Create

The Be a Maker series provides a range of titles to inspire readers, aged from around 10 to 14 create, innovate and imagine solutions in a range of topical areas – robotics, graphic design, animation, game design, music and fashion. … Continue reading

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Pick your Poem – It’s Poetry Month!

Poetry is celebrated across America in April – National Poetry Month provides a wonderful platform to celebrate this often overlooked literary form. Although Australia hasn’t officially promoted  a similar celebration, 2016 sees the start of something good. Check out the … Continue reading

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