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Is your child leaving baby-talk behind and beginning to explore strange new words? Or are you simply a Trekkie who needs a goofy gift for a fellow-fan friend? The Star Trek Book of Opposites will transport you together to an exciting voyage of silly educational fun, pairing up colorful photographs of Star Trek's classic heroes and aliens to introduce the concept of opposites through immediate visual humor. Our first children's book hits exactly that sweet spot Quirk is so good at, blending sincere educational helpfulness with a sly grin. Just like Star Trek itself, it walks that fine line between earnest and campy. And it's the perfect time to take advantage of the recent resurgent interest in Classic Trek! With a hip, up-market design sensibility, The Star Trek Book of Opposites will make a great, kitschy gift for any Star Trek fan, with or without children.
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David Borgenicht is a writer and publisher who lives with his family in Philadelphia. He is the coauthor of all the books in the Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook series, and the author of The Jewish Mother Goose and Sesame Street Unpaved.
Are you tired of all those boring, pedestrian, and antiquated board books for children that you are forced to read over and over again? Of course you are! That's why creative authors like David Borgenicht are coming up with innovative board books that will keep you, the parent, from going insane. Behold the Star Trek Book of Opposites from Quirk Books. -- Neatorama.com
Downright necessity for all those Trekkie parents out there. -- Los Angeles Times<br><br> Adorable and perfectly absurd, we think this might be one geeky gift not to miss. -- Tor.com <br><br> Nothing short of genius. -- Geeks of Doom<br><br> Will most definitely elicit smiles and laughs. -- StarTrek.com<br> <br> Who needs 'Sesame Street' when Kirk, Spock and Bones can teach your kids vocabulary a warp speed. -- Minneapolis Star Tribune <br><br> Are you tired of all those boring, pedestrian, and antiquated board books for children that you are forced to read over and over again? Of course you are! That's why creative authors like David Borgenicht are coming up with innovative board books that will keep you, the parent, from going insane. Behold the Star Trek Book of Opposites from Quirk Books. -- Neatorama.com