References for the Entire Force
- What: Star Wars Encyclopedias
- When: 6 years and up
- Why: Complete, fascinating, fun
- Where: Amazon
I don’t know how much of your holiday you’ve spent catching up on Star Wars lore. But if you want more fun facts with less screen time, or you’d like to please the enthusiast without ending up with another 1000 piece Star Wars Lego set invading your household, grab any one of the Star Wars Encyclopedias and learn more than you ever needed to know about every aspect of this fan favorite galaxy.
You can get Star Wars encyclopedias on a wide variety of subjects. Have a child fascinated with aircraft? Then Star Wars Encyclopedia of Starfighters and Other Vehicles will engage them for hours. Is your child a fan of the different personalities in the various episodes? Find out more in the Star Wars Character Encyclopedia. If you can’t decide, the Star Wars: The Visual Encyclopedia and the Star Wars The Complete Visual Dictionary cover just about everything from tuantuans to porgs. You can even get an encyclopedia dedicated to LEGO Star Wars Character Encyclopedia.
No matter which edition you choose, these books have tons of images brimming with facts. Kids can choose to read just the data files, or enjoy the paragraph descriptions on each page spread. Chock full of information, these books can keep your kids busy well into the next millennium falcon, or at least until they get their fill of all nine episodes and the spinoff series.