Primary School Space Books

  • Discover the Night Sky Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781474776363
    DTNS 8 years +
    8 years +
    (1)
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    Learn all about eclipses, meteor showers, auroras and constellations with these out-of-this-world books.

    These books offer very accessible explanations of some of the most incredible phenomena to occur in outer space. They have engaging photographs and informative fact boxes to encourage a love of science from an early age.

    Format: paperback
  • SPCR 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £4.99
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    We're celebrating 50 years since mankind first set foot on the moon in 2019 and this interactive book gives children the chance to experience the history of space exploration in style.

    Just download the app on a smartphone and then explore augmented reality visuals of the Apollo 11 lunar module, the ISS Space Station and the Curiosity Mars rover in close-up 3D. There are also videos of key moments from history and real-life footage from the NASA archives to relive again and again e.g. Neil Armstrong's 'one small step'.

    This is a rich and immersive book that covers the story of space exploration from the 1940s all the way through to the modern day and beyond. Learn when satellites were first sent into orbit; all about the Space Race; and about what comes next - including public space travel and missions to Mars!
  • Space Visual Encyclopedia - Hardback - 9780241228432 - Heather Couper
    SPCE 9 years +
    9 years +
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    This visual encyclopedia provides an in-depth look at the wonders of the universe and explains what lies in outer space.

    It examines every aspect of space, from galaxies and dark matter to the features of the Solar System, and will help children understand about everything from asteroids and comets to star-forming nebulae and planets.

    Packed with astounding facts, this is the perfect one-stop reference guide to help children (and you!) unravel the mysteries of space.
  • Voyage Through Space with Glow-in-the-Dark Poster - Hardback - 9781786030825 - Cornelia Li
    GDVS 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
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    Join a little astronaut and her space dog as they embark on an incredible journey through our solar system.

    Complete with a glow-in-the-dark poster, this book will help children who dream of exploring the stars everything they want to know about the planets, asteroids and the sun.
  • Starters Collection - 8 Books - Collection - 9781912904099 - Nick Pierce
    STTE 7 years +
    7 years +
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    • Just £1.25 per book
    Each book in this colourful collection is filled with simple text and striking illustrations that help introduce history and the natural world to young readers. They cover curriculum topics and reveal what people and animals have done over the various historical periods.

    From exotic animals in the rainforest to knights preparing for battle, these books are sure to inspire a passion for learning as children are enthralled by the informative yet fun layout of each spread. They have 'Can you find...?' sections which will encourage children to absorb the information on the pages while learning about the important concepts.

    Throughout the books there are introductory paragraphs with additional text and highlighted images around the border to encourage readers to spot specific objects within the main image. There is also a timeline, glossary and index for key terms so children can consolidate what they have learnt.

    Format: paperback
  • The Solar System- 4 Books - Collection - 9781912171712
    SSYS 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
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    This series explores the four key elements of the Milky Way: the Sun, the Moon, the planets and the stars.

    With each title including fascinating facts and photographic images, young readers will enjoy discovering what lies in the darkness and beyond.

    Format: paperback
  • SYS2 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
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    The Usborne Beginners: Solar System guide is aimed at a young readership and the simple descriptions of our universe make it a perfect book to dip into and enjoy.

    With a helpful glossary to explain unfamiliar words and a list of websites to visit for more information, this early reference book will be useful for homework help, and it's fun just to look and marvel at!

    Ideal for readers aged 5 and over.
  • Project Science Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9780753443248
    PSCI 5 years +
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £11.99
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    • Just £1.20 per book
    This essential series makes key science subjects accessible and enjoyable for children aged 5 and over.

    Age-appropriate language and an eye-catching design allows children to discover the answers to fundamental questions around the human body, animals, planet Earth and the solar system.

    Format: paperback
  • Destination: Space - Hardback - 9781847808240 - Christoph Englert
    DSTS 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Do you have an astronaut of the future in your household? They'll be excited to blast off into space with the cadets in this out-of-this world book!

    Fully illustrated, the book looks at the local solar system and into galaxies that are far beyond. Fully accessible, the book explains the science behind the stars, planets, meteors and comets in our sky. It also provides a detailed look at the history of the universe.
  • It's All About... Collection - 16 Books - Collection - 9780753443132
    ITAA 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £15.99
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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
  • Infographics Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781912171330
    INFG 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £7.99
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    Covering evolution, endangered animals and the human body among other topics children will be learning about at school, this collection presents awe-inspiring scientific facts in an informative and visually engaging style.

    The infographics books are image-led titles that combine accessible and factual text with modern graphics so that children can learn about different scientific areas in bite-sized chunks.

    The appealing visual style is sure to be a handy study aid as children get to grips with more complex scientific issues.
    Format: paperback
  • Everything I Need to Know for School: Lower Key Stage 2 Collection - 30 Books - Collection - 9780241279960
    ENKL 7 years +
    7 years +
    (2)
    • £19.99
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    • Just 67p per book
    Especially tailored towards students studying at the lower end of Key Stage 2, this 30-book collection covers a huge range of subjects and will provide help both at home and in the classroom.

    Linked to the National Curriculum, the collection comes in a sturdy slipcase and includes workbooks on the core subjects of maths, English and science as well as other important subjects including geography and computer coding. There is also an illustrated dictionary to further aid learning.

    Colour coded for ease of use, the books are full of accessible information and break down the tricky subjects into easier, bite-sized snippets of information. This is a must for any child who wants to succeed at school.
  • EFV2 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £3.99
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    This is a cool book packed with facts about space and the solar system. It tells children how black holes are made and which moon has more water than Earth.

    Presented in a magazine style that makes learning more fun and accessible, it contains top 10 lists, fast facts, quizzes and more to inspire budding astronauts.
  • EKE2 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
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    DK Reads Rockets and Spaceships is part of DK's three-level reading scheme to get kids reading and learn how to read at home. At the "Beginning to read" level, DK Reads Rockets and Spaceships is ideal for children beginning to read for meaning, decoding and recognising words. Blast into space with the latest and greatest rockets and spaceships. Watch a rocket roar into the sky, explore all kinds of space vehicles, and find out what it's really like to ride a rocket. Levelled into stages, DK Reads is to designed to help every child progress their reading skills and become a confident reader. With engaging stories, exciting images and interactive elements, including recipes, questions, diary entries and more, this series appeals directly to kids.
  • AYICI 7 years +
    7 years +
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    This book looks at space probes and other kinds of robots used in space. Space probes have explored the planet Mars, flown to the asteroid belt and even travelled to the outer planets of our solar system, sending pictures and information back to Earth. With the help of colour photographs and real examples, readers will learn about space technology, robot astronauts, and how important robots have become to space exploration.
  • AANAW 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £14.39
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    This title offers everything you ever wanted to know about space. Take your child on a journey to space and beyond, they'll learn what space is and take a whirl around the sun, moon and stars. Packed with out-of-this-world pictures from space, kids will explore our universe as never before. Exclusive interviews, eyewitness accounts, incredible facts and more will teach them everything they need to know. It's an incredible look at the universe in which we live - perfect for space enthusiasts and budding astronomers.
  • ARJCP 9 years +
    9 years +
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    Join Chris Hadfield living on the International Space Station! This book examines the extraordinary life of one of the most popular astronauts, from his early life to the six months he spent living in space. Discover what the International Space Centre is used for, and how astronauts like Hadfield can live there. Find out about the rigorous training that astronauts undergo and how they prepare for a journey into the unknown.
  • ARJHN 8 years +
    8 years +
    • £9.59
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    Did you know that the moon has "moonquakes?" Ever wondered how long it takes sunlight to reach Earth? Curious to know why Mars is called the "Red Planet?" Out-of-this-world facts and a bright, bold design will keep struggling and reluctant readers wanting more!
  • ARJHO 8 years +
    8 years +
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    Do you know which astronaut played golf on the moon? Ever wondered how much a space suit weighs? Have you thought about what astronauts do with their dirty underwear? Out-of-this-world facts and a bright, bold design will keep struggling and reluctant readers wanting more!
  • ATDOD
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    Set off on an adventure which is out of this world with Space Ultimate Sticker Book. With 250 reusable stickers, your child can put together an astronaut and assemble the planets in order, while picking up incredible information along the way. Packed with fun facts for kids which support Key Stage 1, learn all about the moon, the Mars explorer, space suits and more with DK's eye-catching photographic stickers. Kids will enjoy spending hours completing the entertaining activities and learning all about space with Space Ultimate Sticker Book.
  • AUGZJ 5 years +
    DK
    5 years +
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    DKfindout! Solar System teaches kids everything they would want to know about the awe-inspiring solar system. With beautiful photography, lively illustrations, and key curriculum information, the DKfindout! series will satisfy any child who is eager to learn and acquire facts - and keep them coming back for more! From the planets to meteorites all a budding astronomer needs to know is packed DKfindout! Solar System. Packed with fun facts, quizzes and amazing photography the key curriculum topics are brought to life. Discover what the weather is like on Jupiter, or take a trip across Mars with the rover mission. DKfindout! Solar System will spark the imagination of any child interested in space.
  • AQEJP 6 years +
    6 years +
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    This series explores the four key elements of our Solar System: The Sun, The Moon, The Planets and The Stars. With each title including fascinating facts and photographic images, young readers will enjoy what lies in the darkness beyond.
  • ATPFX 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £6.99
    Introduces children to the ever-popular topic of the planets and the amazing worlds that make up our solar system. Solar System is written in clear and easy-to-follow language and packed with colourful illustrations and photographs. Young children can find out facts about the Sun, the planets, asteroids and comets. Solar system offers hours of fun reading plus a great support for schoolwork and home projects
  • AAHIB 6 years +
    6 years +
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    If your youngster is interested in space and finding out more about it, then this Usborne lift-the-flap book is perfect. See Inside Space has dramatic double page spreads showing the Big Bang, how the first suns and planets were formed and our very own solar system. With over 50 flaps to lift and a little book of star maps included, this is a wonderful non-fiction treat!