Science and technology

Science books

eBooks, stories and books about science for children

4+ years

Busy Wheels: Plane's Royal Rescue

Peter Bently, Bella Bee

Busy Wheels: Plane's Royal Rescue

Plane is at the airport preparing for a flight. Captain Koala and his co-pilot are expecting a very special passenger, the king and his family! Will Koala be able to help when the king leaves something very important behind? It ...

£4.99

View book

7+ years

Utterly Amazing Science

Robert Winston

Utterly Amazing Science

This book helps you learn about the awe-inspiring world of science with pop-ups, pull-outs, and fantastic facts with Professor Robert Winston. Utterly Amazing Science is an engaging, eye-catching approach to exploring what makes the world go round. Professor Robert Winston ...

£14.99

View book

4+ years

Busy Wheels: Train is on Track

Peter Bently, Bella Bee

Busy Wheels: Train is on Track

Train is speeding through the countryside when Dog sees a red signal. There's a fallen tree and the mail train is stuck! How can Train help to keep the mail moving? It's time to get busy with machines ...

£9.99

View book

7+ years

Science Crazy

Steve Parker

Science Crazy

Calling all budding scientists! Prepare to be flabbergasted by amazing results. Expect the unexpected when performing these experiments. Who knows what will happen when you add that extra something? Challenge your beliefs with experimentation and see what conclusions you will ...

View book

Boolino blog

Just Monkeying Around!

3 march 2017

Just Monkeying Around!

This week I was inspired to search through the Boolino library for books about one of my favourites, primates! There’s not many people I know that don’t like monkeys and apes so I thought why ...

View book

7-9 years

Shocking Electricity

Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles

Shocking Electricity

Horrible Science: Shocking Electricity is packed with sizzling zap-fillied facts to electrify every reader. Children can find out about the scientist who gave electric shocks to his eyeballs, that lightning can strike you with heat five times hotter than the ...

£6.99

View book

5+ years

Tiny: The Invisible World of Microbes

Nicola Davies, Emily Sutton

Tiny: The Invisible World of Microbes

There are living things so tiny millions could fit on a dot. Although they are invisible, they are everywhere and they multiply very quickly. They are vital for life on earth, and do all sorts of things - from giving us ...

£6.99

View book

7+ years

Beyond the Rubik Cube: How to Invent

Lynn Huggins-Cooper

Beyond the Rubik Cube: How to Invent

Invention is a big part of daily life and anyone can be an inventor! How To Invent breaks the process down into eight easy-to-follow stages and offers tips and examples for every stage. With a particular focus on inventing toys ...

£9.99

View book

Boolino blog

The January Blues

6 january 2017

The January Blues

According to the Urban Dictionary, the January blues is the “funk” you enter into when the holiday season is over. It starts on 2nd January and can last until at least February. It's not surprising ...

View book

4+ years

My Little Book of Ocean Life

Camilla de le Bedoyere

My Little Book of Ocean Life

What do coral fish eat? Why do jellyfish move slowly? Do turtles breathe air? My Little Book of Ocean Life answers all these questions and more. Simple, easy-to-understand text combines with stunning photography to provide an excellent introduction to ocean ...

£7.99

View book