Topics : Primary School Journeys & Transport Books

Our KS1 and KS2 transport books cover trains, planes and automobiles They look at the engineering behind the inventions and their landmark journeys. We also have books looking at the incredible routes people have taken throughout history.

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    ITAA 5 years +

    It's All About... Collection - 16 Books (Collection)

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    This collection of 16 fact-filled books looks at a huge range of fascinating topics including the natural world, the animal kingdom, science vehicles and transport.

    Each book is packed with facts and stats and comes with eight collectable cards to tear out and keep. Free extra content such as downloadable audio to accompany the books is available by logging into a special URL disclosed in the books.

    Format: paperback
    • £13.99
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  • ISPC 5 years +

    I-Spy Get Outdoors Collection - 12 Books (Collection)

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    Children will love spotting things on their travels with these interactive, pocket-sized books. They encourage them to discover more about the world around them and are packed with photos, facts and fun.

    There are books full of things for children to spot while they're on a camping trip; enjoying a day at the seaside; or even just playing in the garden. They'll love ticking off everything they see and scoring each item as they earn more and more points.

    These books are perfect to use as homework projects or just to keep children happily entertained on a long journey.

    These books have been hand-picked from Collins and Michelin's i-Spy range. The numbers on the spine of each book refers to this wider range.
    • £9.99
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  • AHU2 5 years +

    How Food Gets from Farms to Shop Shelves (Hardback)

    Erika L. Shores

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    Have you ever wondered how your breakfast cereal or a banana gets on to the shelves of your local supermarket? This accessible science book will show you.

    It explains how food gets from farms to stores and looks at the role the community workers play in this process.
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  • AEC2 5 years +

    City Trains (Hardback)

    Gail Saunders-Smith, PhD

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    Learn everything you ever wanted to know about trains with this accessible guide. It looks at the different types including underground trains, elevated railways and light rail trains. It also looks into how they work, where they go and why so many people use them.
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  • ALKSM 6 years +

    See Inside Trains (Hardback)

    Emily Bone

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    Trains hold a fascination for just about everybody and this lift-the-flap history of locomotion tells it all from Stephenson's Rocket to the bullet trains of today. You can lift the flaps to explore all kinds of exciting trains, from a luxury steam train fit for a queen to super-fast trains that run on magnets, trains that can climb up mountains, and lots, lots more. Part of a collectable series of interactive information books.
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  • ACMNO Toddlers

    That's Not My Car (Board)

    Fiona Watt

    That's Not My Car is part of Usborne's popular series of touchy-feely books that feature bright pictures and patches of different textures that will help babies and toddlers develop sensory and language awareness. Little ones will love turning the pages and be enthralled when they get to touch the feely patches.

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  • ABKEY Toddlers

    That's Not My Tractor (Board)

    Fiona Watt

    This is a lovely new edition of this popular title in the groundbreaking "That's not my..." series. It combines bright, colourful illustrations with a variety of different textures to touch and feel. It helps very young children develop important language and sensory skills. Series awarded 'Best Buy' by the readers of "Prima Baby" magazine.
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  • AIERY 5 years +

    Look Inside: Things That Go (Hardback)

    Rob Lloyd Jones

    Lift the many flaps in this sturdy, interactive thin board book to discover what happens inside boats, bikes, planes, cars, buses and more. There are lots of things to spot and talk about in the amusing and detailed illustrations by Stefano Tognetti. With over 75 flaps to lift.
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  • AEBAX 5 years +

    50 Things to Do on a Plane (Other)

    Leonie Pratt

    This title contains 50 cards each showing a game, activity or puzzle to keep children entertained on a long plane journey. It includes individual activities such as drawing, mazes and anagrams as well as group activities including battleships, hangman and 4-in-a-row, sure to keep children (and adults!) amused for hours. Every card is colourfully illustrated and contains clear, step-by-step instructions. The cards are durable and robust, ensuring repeated use.
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  • APNNR 4 years +

    Planes (Hardback)

    Fiona Patchett

    Usborne Beginners are colourful information books for children beginning to read on their own. Vivid, full colour illustrations and photographs on every page, accompanied by short, informative text.
    • £3.99
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  • AGBYD 5 years +

    Usborne Look Inside: An Airport (Hardback)

    Rob Lloyd Jones

    Full of unusual equipment, strange machines and - of course - lots of planes, children are fascinated by airports.

    This book can help young kids find out more about how an airport works - from checking in to how the suitcase ends up on the plane. With flaps to lift and colourful illustrations throughout, this is a richly informative book.
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  • APOMW 4 years +

    Trains (Hardback)

    Emily Bone

    A fantastic addition to the popular "Beginners" series, providing an informative introduction to the fascinating world of trains for young readers. Terrific reading practice for children who prefer fact to fiction, this is an exciting introduction to trains, covering everything from the first steam and diesel trains, to modern day high-speed passenger trains. It also looks at rail networks, underground trains, how trains travel uphill, and famous long-distance train routes, like the Orient Express. It is developed with a reading expert from Roehampton University to help young readers grow in confidence.
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    Build Your Own Trucks Sticker Book (Paperback)

    Simon Tudhope

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    With this sticker book, readers can make their own monster trucks, army trucks, fire engines and many more vehicles by adding stickers of wheels, headlights and mirrors.
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  • AEKLH 5 years +

    Usborne: Look Inside Cars (Hardback)

    Rob Lloyd Jones

    This is a fascinating flap book packed with interesting information about cars, from how the first automobiles were invented, to how speedy racing cars get around tracks. Each of the seven double-page spreads have several flaps to lift, many with double flaps, and several of them also have fun paper technology such as sliding a race car or moving a car along a production line in a factory. Other spreads look inside a busy car repair shop, and a scrap yard where old cars get crushed.
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  • AEBCK 3 years +

    Diggers Sticker Book (Paperback)

    Sam Taplin

    The Diggers Sticker Book is a great treat for any digger-mad child. It encourages children to fill in the fun building site using colourful stickers provided. Ideal for any child aged 3 or over who is fascinated with diggers!
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  • AMWZU 5 years +

    Usborne: Look Inside Trains (Other)

    Alex Frith

    From traditional steam trains to super-fast bullet trains, this fact-filled information book allows children to look inside locomotives and find out how they work. Young readers can lift-the-flaps to discover fun facts and find out about the history of train travel.
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  • AEBHS Toddlers

    That's Not My Truck (Board)

    Fiona Watt

    Here is a fresh new edition of this popular title with updated artwork. It is a part of award winning series shortlisted for the British Book Industry Stora Enso Award for Design and Production. It combines bright, colourful illustrations with a variety of different textures to touch and feel on each page. It helps very young children develop important language and sensory skills. This series awarded 'Best Buy' by the readers of "Prima Baby" magazine.
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  • ALPEO 5 years +

    Build Your Own Trains Sticker Book (Paperback)

    Simon Tudhope

    A construction toy in sticker book form, with lots of different types of train to build using the stickers provided. It features stylish and detailed artwork that will appeal to children of all ages. Each train is accompanied by its specifications, including dimensions, number of crew, and, top speed.
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  • ALLHM 5 years +

    The Planes, Trains and Cars Colouring Book (Paperback)

    Chris Dickason

    It's time to get moving with this fantastic colouring book packed full of trains, planes and cars for children to colour. From giant jumbo jets, two-seater planes and helicopters to racing cars, freight trains and lots, lots more, this high speed colouring book is guaranteed to keeps kids entertained for hours on end.
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  • AEBCL 3 years +

    Trucks Sticker Book (Paperback)

    Sam Taplin

    Usborne's Trucks Sticker Book encourages children to fill in the fun farm and trucking scenes using a range of colourful stickers. Ideal for helping with attention spans and suitable for children aged 3 and over, this title includes hundreds of stickers to choose from!
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  • AAJWC Toddlers

    Usborne Farmyard Tales Noisy Train Book (Board)

    Sam Taplin

    This lovely big board book is perfect for sharing with small children, who will love pressing the buttons to make the noises of Apple Tree Farm's train adventure. It features a simple story about the train with cues for the child to press the appropriate button. Children will have great fun making the train 'toot toot,' the dog bark, the cow 'moo' and the horse neigh. It is illustrated by Stephen Cartwright, one of Usborne's most popular artists. Strong tabs allow scenes to be located quickly and easily, whilst also making the book look and feel more luxurious.
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  • AOGMO 5 years +

    First Sticker Book Airports (Paperback)

    Sam Smith

    Children can create their own busy airport scenes showing people and planes arriving at the airport, getting ready to fly, taking off and up in the air. With over 100 stickers depicting holidaymakers with their luggage, pilots and cabin crew, the runway staff who bring planes in safely to land, and of course a selection of different aeroplanes.
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  • ALHMK 3 years +

    First Sticker Book Cars (Paperback)

    Simon Tudhope

    Many children are fascinated by vehicles and in this brightly illustrated sticker book they can create their own car-filled pictures. Lots of busy scenes and more than 150 stickers of cars of all shapes, sizes and colours to add to them.
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  • AGBYE 5 years +

    Build Your Own Cars Sticker Book (Paperback)

    Simon Tudhope

    Each supercar in this colourful sticker book needs its wheels, headlights, trim and other details added.

    All are available as stickers at the back of the book so that children can complete a rally car, a Le Mans car, a Pro Mod racer, an SUV and many more.
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