Category Archives: Children’s Non-Fiction

Incredible Jobs You’ve (Probably) Never Heard Of

By Natalie Labarre Do you know what you want to do when you grow up? Why not work as a babysitter . . . for sloths? Or become a farmer . . .of corpses? You might even grow up to be someone who gets paid to actually sleep on the job! From taste testers to […]

Earth Heroes : Twenty Inspiring Stories of People Saving Our World

by Lily Dyu When faced with climate change, the biggest threat that our planet has ever confronted, it’s easy to feel as if nothing you do can really make a difference . . . but this book proves that individual people can change the world. With twenty inspirational stories celebrating the pioneering work of a […]

Awesomely Austen – Illustrated and Retold: Jane Austen’s Emma

by Katy Birchall, Jane Austen A fresh, funny and accessible retelling of Jane Austen’s classic story, with witty black and white illustrations throughout. Emma Woodhouse is pretty, clever and rich, and sees no reason why she would ever need to get married. But she loves matchmaking for her neighbours, despite the advice of her friend […]

The Marvellous Adventure of Being Human: Your Amazing Body and How to Live in it

By Max Pemberton A great introduction into the human body; written in a very accessible way for young readers who are asking questions on how the body actually works using the correct terminology to label parts of the body and its many processes. Beautifully illustrated and not just for children – I’ve learnt something new […]

Guinness World Records 2020

Celebrate the dawning of a new decade with the fully revised Guinness World Records 2020. The electrifying new cover with thousands of new, updated and classic superlatives, hundreds of never-before-seen images, and a selection of eye-opening photo-composites that put a new spin on record-breaking will make sure that you go into the new year knowing […]