Children's Book of the Year: Older Non-Fiction

This award honours the best book of non-fiction for readers in this age range. The winning work will surprise and delight readers, rewarding their curiosity and helping them make sense of their world.

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A Fact for Every Day of the Year

National Geographic Kids


Black in Time

Alison Hammond and Emma Norry


Escape the Medieval Castle

Stella Caldwell

Weldon Owen Children's Books

Guinness World Records 2023


Guinness World Records

Real-life Dragons and their Stories of Survival

Anita Ganeri

Hachette Children's Group Wayland

You Don't Know What War Is

Yeva Skalietska

Bloomsbury Children's Books