Paper Architecture

Kids who love origami or architecture will love The Paper Architect: Fold-It-Yourself Buildings and Structures!   I bought The Paper Architect: Fold-It-Yourself Buildings and Structures for my son several years ago because he likes origami and has an interest in being an architect.   He did many of the designs in this book and enjoyed it….


Sewing Books For Kids

I purchased several of the following sewing books for kids when I was creating a sewing kit for my daughter at Christmas.  I looked through the projects in the books to figure the initial supplies to put into the sewing kit.    Other books I have added since.   I love all these books.  They have wonderful…


“How Things Work” books my Tween boy loves!

Several books have greatly contributed to the wealth of  “How Things Work” knowledge my almost 12 year old son has accumulated over the last few  years.   It is amazing what he learns from these books! Cool Stuff Exploded is my son’s favorite!   It also comes with  a CD that has some amazing animations.  The…


Great Books on Building & Engineering for Kids

Want to get your child’s building and engineering juices flowing? Try these wonderful books.  I, personally, own each one of these books and use them with my own kids. Steven Caney’s Ultimate Building Book is one of the best ever building books for kids.  It uses very accessible building materials such as q-tips, newspaper, pasta,…