Children's Book of the Year: Younger 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 History of Words for Children

Mary Richards

Thames & Hudson

Big Book of Boats

Luogo Comune

b small publishing

India, Incredible India

Jasbinder Bilan

Walker Books

It's Tough to be Tiny: The Secret Life of Small Creatures

Kim Ryall Woolcock

Flying Eye Books

Lift-the-flap Questions and Answers About Money

Lara Bryan


The Extraordinary Book That Makes You Feel Happy

Poppy O’Neill

Weldon Owen Children's Books