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Popular Children's Non-Fiction Books

Take a look at our most popular non-fiction books.

9-11 years

Chronologica: The Incredible Years That Defined History

Chronologica: The Incredible Years That Defined History

Chronologica takes the reader through an informative, eye-opening and often humorous journey across 100 years, covering well-known events and biographies, alongside little-known episodes which have had an impact on world history. Rather than an all-encompassing complete history of the world ...

£16.99

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7-11 years

Animasaurus

Tracey Turner, Harriet Russell

Animasaurus

Did you know: A shark as long as a bus roamed the oceans? Hamsters with horns once burrowed the Earth? Giant armadillos grew to the size of a family car? Find out about the fascinating prehistoric beasts that once walked ...

£12.99

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5-8 years

My First Encyclopedia of Why?

Sophie Lamoureux

My First Encyclopedia of Why?

Why is a storm noisy? Why do trees lose their leaves in autumn? Why are there mountains? Why do we have a belly button? What are flamingos pink? Why don't boats sink? Why is seawater salty? This book provides ...

£14.99

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7+ years

You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Snot!

Alex Woolf, David Antram

You Wouldn't Want to Live Without Snot!

What if we didn't have snot and mucus? The insides of our bodies would be very dry, and we would find it hard to digest our food. We would also quickly become sick, because mucus protects us from dirt ...

£6.99

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5-8 years

Where Animals Hide

Sylvaine Peyrols

Where Animals Hide

It is often difficult to see animals in the wild because they hide so well. The magic torch in this book helps you find them in long grass, in thickets, through dense foliage, in holes underground and in well-camouflaged dens ...

£8.99

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5-8 years

Animals at Night

Delafosse Claude, Héliadore

Animals at Night

While we sleep nocturnal animals are out and about. See owls hunt and cats prowl. Find out how bats find their way in the dark. Illustrated information books in hardback for children aged 5 to 8 years. Children explore the ...

£8.99

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5-8 years

Animals Underground

Delafosse Claude, Daniel Moignot

Animals Underground

Some animals live in darkness underground, safe from other animals who want to eat them. Illustrated information books in hardback for children aged 5 to 8 years. Children explore the microworld of insects, fish and other sea creatures. The “magic ...

£8.99

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5-8 years

Dinosaurs at Large

Delafosse Claude, Donald Grant

Dinosaurs at Large

With a magic torch you can look at the most extraordinary of the dinosaurs as if you were with them on Earth millions of years ago Illustrated information books in hardback for children aged 5 to 8 years. Children explore ...

£8.99

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Illustrated non-fiction children's books can be a great way to combine reading and learning about new topics while having fun and being engaged. This selection of books combine new, innovative ways of portraying the information alongside beautiful illustrations. With the rise of digital information, these illustrated non-fiction books can become another channel for kids to access information on a specific topic or a general overview of topics.