Subjects : Primary School Religion Books

Our R.E. books and resources will help you teach children about religion in primary schools. Suitable for KS1 and KS2, our religion books for kids cover a number of different faiths and cultures.

  • WEWH 7 years +

    We Worship Here Collection - 6 Books (Collection)

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    This insightful and accessible collection explores the beliefs and practices of six major world religions and introduces children to different places of worship.

    Each book is clearly and sensitively written and features beautiful illustrations that bring the places of worship to life. Young readers will be able to answer all the important questions about each religion as they gain an insight into their values and so much more including why symbols are so important and how people of different faiths pray.

    The series contains information on the Sikh Gurdwara, Jewish Synagogue, Hindu Mandir, Muslim Mosque, Buddhist Temple, and Christian Church.

    Format: paperback
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  • CBIB 5 years +

    Children's Bible (Hardback)

    Heather Amery

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    The best-known and best-loved stories from the Old and New Testaments have been chosen for this retelling of the Bible for young children. Staying close to the traditional text, the stories are presented in such a way that young listeners and readers will find them easy to understand and enjoy. The straightfoward text and colourful illustrations introduce children to the mysteries and wonder of the Bible. This is a colourful and approachable introduction to the key stories of the Bible which children and adults will enjoy reading.



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  • AAHGI 5 years +

    A Child's First Book of Prayers (Hardback)

    Alison Jay

    Edited by Lois Rock, A Child's First Book of Prayers has stunning illustrations and a carefully thought-out collection of over 150 prayers. The simple and thought-provoking prayers are arranged into different categories including prayers for quiet times, prayers for the night, and prayers for every season. A Child's First Book of Prayers is a joyful collection with something to appeal to everyone.

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  • AAIZX 7 years +

    The Children's Illustrated Bible (Hardback)

    Selina Hastings

    A beautifully illustrated edition of the Bible, created especially for children. From the peak of Mount Sinai to the shores of the Sea of Galilee - Old and New Testament stories are brought to life with photographs and maps to put the stories in context. Perfect for sharing with your child or grandchild or for them to read and discover the Bible on their own.
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  • APMZG 8 years +

    The Usborne Book of World Religions (Paperback)

    Susan Meredith

    Understanding the differences between people's religious beliefs is now more important than ever. Each religion is brought vividly to life with photographs, detailed illustrations and straightforward informative text. Ages 8+ years.
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  • ABFPP 5 years +

    The Usborne Children's Bible (Hardback)

    Heather Amery

    This is a new miniature edition of the Children's Bible, which will be treasured and enjoyed by children and adults of all ages. It features stunning, full-page illustrations and includes maps of the ancient lands to bring stories from the Old and New Testaments vividly to life. It also features a comprehensive 'Who's who in the Bible' to help children remember the characters and their stories. This carefully written text is suitable for reading aloud to young children or for older children to read independently.
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  • APORH 3 years +

    Illustrated Stories from Aesop (Hardback)

    Susanna Davidson

    This new collection of Aesop's fables is sumptuously illustrated by Giuliano Ferri and presented as a hardback gift edition to be read again and again. Each of these timeless stories conveys a message about how to behave towards others. Stories include The Fox and the Crow, The Hare and the Tortoise, The Boy who cried Wolf and The Goose that Laid the Golden Eggs.
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  • ALAXI Toddlers

    The Lion Little Book of Bible Stories (Hardback)

    Elena Pasquali

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    A collection of twenty-one great stories retold at a cracking pace - perfect for story-times. There are stories from the Old and New Testaments and it includes some best-loved parables. Each story is retold in a short but continuous narrative, with cute and lively illustrations. The playful element is enhanced by text that 'interacts' with the pictures by means of join-in onomatopoeic labels and speech bubbles so that they are fun to share with children.
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  • ARHSA 4 years +

    Hanukkah (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    From Judah Maccabee to lighting the menorah to eating potato latkes, this book introduces readers to the stories and traditions of Hanukkah and explains what it means to celebrate this festival of lights.
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  • ABRVN 4 years +

    Bonfire Night (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    For many young children their strongest impressions of religion and culture are formed by participating in or observing holidays and festivals.

    This title explains what happens during Bonfire Night and why it is such an important occasion.
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  • AQCMR 5 years +

    To the Muslim Faith (Paperback)

    Katie Dicker

    This book provides an inside introduction to the Muslim religion. Learn about food and fasting, mosques and how Muslims pray, who Muhammad was and Muslim festivals.
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  • ABRVP 4 years +

    Divali (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    For many young children their strongest impressions of religion and culture are formed by participating in or observing holidays and festivals.

    This title explains what happens during Divali and why, when and where the event takes place. It also reveals who celebrates it.
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  • ARJXX

    Easter (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    Every year families gather to celebrate Easter with both religious and secular activities. From attending church to hunting for colorfully decorated eggs, readers will learn about the importance of Easter and the many ways people honor this day.
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  • APWGU 9 years +

    We are Sikhs (Paperback)

    Philip Blake

    Discover all about Sikhism by meeting Akaalsimron, Amrita, Sehaj and Sunny - four Sikhs from around the world. Find out about their gurdwaras, how they worship, how they celebrate festivals and how their faith impacts on their daily lives. The book is part of the 'My religion and me' series which explores the faith and lives of children around the world in different religions.
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  • APWGS 9 years +

    We are Muslims (Paperback)

    Philip Blake

    Discover all about Islam by meeting Jasmine, Jeffrey, Mohammad and Serish - four Muslims from around the world. Find out about their mosques, how they pray and how their faith impacts on their daily lives. The book is part of the 'My religion and me' series which explores the faith and lives of children around the world in different religions.
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  • APVDI 5 years +

    The Emerald Quest (Paperback)

    Gill Vickery

    When the six sister-witches stole the DragonQueen's jewels of power, they banished the dragons from their home in the land of Tulay. Before the dragons left, they took with them a human child as hostage. Tia has been raised by the dragons and considers them her family. She is appalled to learn that her own human mother is one of the sister-witches who are now the despotic rulers of Tulay. Tia decides she will prove herself to be a true DragonChild by retrieving the jewels, with the aid of her DragonBrother Finn. In this first exciting adventure, Tia goes after the jewel that gives its possessor the power to control beasts. The second story, The Opal Quest, is published in March 2013.
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  • APMZV 7 years +

    The Story of Islam (Hardback)

    Susan Meredith

    Traces the story of Islam from the life and deeds of Mohammad, his successors and the spread of Islam across the globe, and describes the main beliefs and customs, including the Five Pillars of Islam. Illustrated with stunning full-colour photographs and detailed maps and diagrams. Developed in consultation with reading experts from Roehampton University and an expert in Islamic heritage.
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  • AMPAG 7 years +

    The Usborne Encyclopedia of World Religions (Paperback)

    Susan Meredith

    A thought-provoking book offering a balanced exploration of the beliefs, history and customs of the major world religions and many lesser-known faiths. Beautiful photographs and engaging illustrations, maps and diagrams compliment the informative text.
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  • ALHCB 5 years +

    The Story of Baby Jesus (Paperback)

    Elizabeth Tanner

    The story of the Nativity retold for young readers. Follow Mary and Joseph as they travel to Bethlehem in this retelling of the Christmas story, fully illustrated and in a picture book format that is perfect for sharing.
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  • AKSRT 7 years +

    The Flying Pizza and Other Primary School Assemblies (Paperback)

    Alan M. Barker

    A new and easy-to-use collection of primary school assemblies from the UK's favourite assembly writer. 45 assemblies: 30 brand new and 15 updated favourites. The new layout and format as well as assemblies needing minimal preparation are designed solely with the teacher's needs in mind. Features a revised version of 'The Flying Pizza', which is continually the most downloaded assembly on Assemblies.org. This new single-author collection features 45 assemblies from the ever-popular and well-known Revd Alan M. Barker. His assemblies are downloaded thousands of times a year and he is the most searched for author on Assemblies.org. This new volume is now in an updated, easy-to-use format. Inside the content is clearly laid out with icons indicating each assembly's aim, preparation and materials needed, step-by-step instructions for presenting the assembly, reflections, and a song or suggested piece of music. The content covers all major Christian festivals including assemblies for more difficult festivals to present to children such as Ascension Day.
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  • ACLEX 4 years +

    Harvest Festival (Paperback)

    Nancy Dickmann

    For many young children, their strongest impressions of religion and culture are formed by participating in or observing holidays and festivals.

    This title explains what happens during holidays the Harvest Festival and why, when and where it takes place. It also reveals who celebrated the festival.
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  • AAHVP 3 years +

    A Child's First Bible (Hardback)

    Kenneth N. Taylor

    This is a beautiful treasury of 125 of the most familiar Bible texts from Old and New Testaments retold simply for the very young.
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  • BKQJH 9 years +

    A Jewish Life (Paperback)

    Cath Senker

    The faith you follow is with you from the moment you are born, until the moment you die and beyond. A Jewish Life explores some of the cornerstones of what it means to be Jewish today, through Passover and Hanukkah celebrations, christening and wedding ceremonies, what happens in a synagogue and why many Jewish people go on pilgrimages to Israel. This book supports the national curriculum guidelines for religious education, and promotes religious tolerance and consideration.Following a Faith looks at the rich, cultural and colourful traditions, events, rituals, celebrations, foods, buildings, clothing and more that make up a major religion. Beautiful, bright, bold and modern - these books bring religious non-fiction right up to date and make them relevant and essential reading for followers of a faith and for anyone interested to learn what a religion is all about.
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  • BKQJG 9 years +

    A Hindu Life (Paperback)

    Cath Senker

    The faith you follow is with you from the moment you are born, until the moment you die and beyond. A Hindu Life explores some of the cornerstones of what it means to be a Hindu today, through Sacred Thread and Divali celebrations, christening and wedding ceremonies, what happens in a mandir and why many Hindus go on a pilgrimage to the Ganges.This book supports the national curriculum guidelines for religious education for children aged 8+, and promotes religious tolerance and consideration.Following a Faith looks at the rich, cultural and colourful traditions, events, rituals, celebrations, foods, buildings, clothing and more that make up a major religion. Beautiful, bright, bold and modern - these books bring religious non-fiction right up to date and make them relevant and essential reading for followers of a faith and for anyone interested to learn what a religion is all about.
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