Next January, two Little Golden Book Trek-themed books for children between two and five years of age will be released.
The books, each twenty-four pages in length, are: I am Captain Kirk, and I am Mr. Spock.
I am Captain Kirk is written by Frank Berrios, with illustrations by Ethen Beavers.
“Boldly go where no one has gone before with this first-ever Star Trek Little Golden Book–featuring Captain James T. Kirk!
“Whether making strange new discoveries at the farthest reaches of the galaxy or facing off against Klingons and other alien races, find out what makes Captain James T. Kirk the most famous starship captain ever. Star Trek fans of all ages will love this action-packed Little Golden Book featuring Captain Kirk and the crew of the USS Enterprise from the classic TV series in a unique retro art style!”
I am Mr. Spock is written by Elizabeth Schaeffer, and it is also illustrated by Beavers.
In I am Mr. Spock, “A logical, brave, and brainy science officer, Spock is the pointy-eared Vulcan who completes the crew of the USS Enterprise on its five-year mission. Star Trek fans of all ages will love this action-packed Little Golden Book based on the classic TV series. This book will tell them everything they need to know about one of the most famous aliens of all time–with its fun, lighthearted text and unique retro art style!”
The pre-order links are not functioning yet but will show up on Amazon and other booksellers websites in due course. The cost for the books will be $4.99 each.
Source: Penguin Random House