The World Between Blinks

Discover a magical world where lost things are found … Whenever cousins Jake and Marisol get together, adventure follows. They have their late Nana to thank for that. Her epic trips and treasure hunts were the stuff of family legend. This summer, with the whole family reuniting for one last vacation at Nana’s home, the […]

Weird But True! 2021

This bulging compendium is loaded with all-new jaw-dropping, eye-popping, brain-bending facts and bright, bold photography! • It pairs the planet’s weirdest facts with the coolest and strangest true stories • From magical minerals and venomous jellyfish to the most peculiar place names and superhuman swimmers • Explores animals, geography, science, human achievement and lots more […]

No Map, Great Trip: A Young Writer’s Road to Page One

Newbery Medalist Paul Fleischman reflects on his childhood with his award-winning father, Sid Fleischman, and details his own path to becoming a writer in this memorable book that is part memoir, part travelogue, and part reflection on craft and creativity. No Map, Great Trip is an excellent choice for aspiring authors, language arts classrooms, and […]

News of the World

It is 1870 and Captain Jefferson Kyle Kidd travels through northern Texas, giving live readings to paying audiences hungry for news of the world. An elderly widower who has lived through three wars and fought in two of them, the captain enjoys his rootless, solitary existence. In Wichita Falls, he is offered a $50 gold […]

Peep Inside Snowy Places

Peep under flaps and through holes to explore the snowiest places on Earth in this little wintry book. Peep under the snow to see polar bear cubs coming out of their den, seals and narwhals in the icy sea, peep behind penguins near the South Pole to meet their fluffy chicks, and peep behind the […]

Big Quiz Book: 1001 Brain Busting Trivia Questions

Quiz your family and friends with this ultimate Big Quiz Book from National Geographic Kids, bursting with questions that will keep everyone guessing and give you hours of fun. Which mammal is the largest animal on Earth? What is the biggest moon in the solar system? How many spines does a European hedgehog have? • […]

More Surprising Stories Behind Everyday Stuff

Who invented slime? Why do we put money in piggy banks? How did Bubble Wrap come to be? You’ll find the answers to these questions and more in the second book in this fantastic series from National Geographic Kids! Ever wonder how haunted houses got their spooky reputation; where cheese originally came from; and when […]

199 Ships and Boats

New title in the popular 199 series for little fans of things that go. Perfect companion for transport and boat museums. Find out about the amazing array of ships and boats that sail our oceans and waterways. The book is organised into themed pages, showing famous ships, sailing ships, all kinds of boats, battleships, submarines […]

Climate Crisis for Beginners

This book explains, in simple language and with clear illustrations, what the climate is, and how it is changing very rapidly at the moment, and the effects this is having on our planet. It tackles suggestions about what needs to change in the way people live, from power stations to farming, and explains why it’s […]