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People & places (Children's / Teenage) books

See below for a selection of the latest books from People & places (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the People & places (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great People & places (Children's / Teenage) books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!


Recently Published

Mapographica: Art, Culture and Sport Global festivals, creativity and entertainment in maps and infographics by Jon Richards, Ed Simkins Mapographica: Art, Culture and Sport Global festivals, creativity and entertainment in maps and infographics
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A beautifully designed, map-focused visual literacy series.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2017

Flying Colours A Guide to Flags Around the World by Robert G. Fresson Flying Colours A Guide to Flags Around the World


Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

This Is Our Constitution by Khizr Khan This Is Our Constitution


Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

Wonders of Learning: Discover Ancient Rome by Wonders of Learning: Discover Ancient Rome


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/10/2017

Truly Foul and Cheesy Genius Jokes and Facts Book by John Townsend Truly Foul and Cheesy Genius Jokes and Facts Book


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/10/2017

Wonders of Learning: Discover Ancient Egypt by Wonders of Learning: Discover Ancient Egypt


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/10/2017

Wonders of Learning: Discover Ancient Greece by Wonders of Learning: Discover Ancient Greece


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/10/2017

Super Scientists: Marie Curie by Sarah Ridley Super Scientists: Marie Curie

A series of first biographies introducing some of the world's great scientists, retelling their life stories and explaining why their work was important. Illustrated with archive images and photographs, it includes the chronology of each lifetime that is emphasised by...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/10/2017

A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider by Barbara Herkert A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider


Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2017

Coming Soon

Who? What? Why?: What is Brexit? by Claire Leclerc Who? What? Why?: What is Brexit?

A clear, factual and accessible guide to Brexit and what it might mean for the future of Britain and the European Union
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/11/2017

An Infographic Guide to London by Simon Holland An Infographic Guide to London

Welcome to one of the world's most visited cities: London! Discover fascinating facts, wonders and landmarks through eye-popping infographics.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Travelling Wild: Sailing the Caribbean Islands by Sonya Newland Travelling Wild: Sailing the Caribbean Islands

Follow an intrepid traveller's fictitious journeys through some of the most exciting, dangerous and inhospitable places on Earth, to discover animal and plant life, landscape and climate, and negotiate perilous survival situations!
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Worldwide Wonders: Ancient Wonders by Worldwide Wonders: Ancient Wonders

Explore the human and physical geography of the world's most amazing and awe-inspiring natural, ancient, manmade and unusual wonders.
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

Travelling Wild: Trekking the Sahara by Sonya Newland Travelling Wild: Trekking the Sahara

Follow an intrepid traveller's fictitious journeys through some of the most exciting, dangerous and inhospitable places on Earth, to discover animal and plant life, landscape and climate, and negotiate perilous survival situations!
Format: Paperback - Released: 14/12/2017

In the African Bush Band 8/Purple by Simon Chapman In the African Bush Band 8/Purple


Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2018

Women in Sport Fifty Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win by Rachel Ignotofsky Women in Sport Fifty Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win

This book is filled with stories of women who achieved their greatest dreams - women who pushed themselves to the limit, did the impossible and became legends.
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

Geographics: Volcanoes by Izzi Howell Geographics: Volcanoes

A highly visual and graphic exploration of essential geography topics
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

Geographics: Earth's Resources by Izzi Howell Geographics: Earth's Resources

A highly visual and graphic exploration of essential geography topics
Format: Hardback - Released: 11/01/2018

Journey Through: Italy by Anita Ganeri Journey Through: Italy

Exciting journeys through world countries using different modes of transport.
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/01/2018

Alabama Spitfire: The Story of Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird by Bethany Hegedus Alabama Spitfire: The Story of Harper Lee and To Kill a Mockingbird

The inspiring true story of Harper Lee, the girl who grew up to write To Kill a Mockingbird, from Bethany Hegedus and Erin McGuire.
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/01/2018

Free as a Bird The Story of Malala by Lina Maslo Free as a Bird The Story of Malala

The inspiring true story of Malala Yousafzai, human rights activist and the youngest ever winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, from debut author/illustrator Lina Maslo.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/01/2018

India by Christine Juarez India

Travel to India. Find out the facts about this country in Asia.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Other books in this genre

A World of Cookies for Santa Follow Santa's Tasty Trip Around the World by M. E. Furman A World of Cookies for Santa Follow Santa's Tasty Trip Around the World


Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Malala's Magic Pencil by Malala Yousafzai Malala's Magic Pencil

As a child in Pakistan, Malala made a wish for a magic pencil that she could use to redraw reality. She would use it to give gifts to her family, to erase the smell from the rubbish dump near her...
Format: Hardback - Released: 17/10/2017

Walking is a Way of Knowing In a Kadar Forest by Madhuri Ramesh Walking is a Way of Knowing In a Kadar Forest

This is the story of a Kadar elder who takes a young urban visitor through the tangled woods that make up his ancient home. The book captures an urban nature lover's experience of learning from a forestdweller - and is...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2017

City Trails - Sydney by Lonely Planet Kids City Trails - Sydney


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

City Trails - Washington DC by Lonely Planet Kids City Trails - Washington DC


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

City Trails - Tokyo by Lonely Planet Kids City Trails - Tokyo


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

City Trails - Rome by Lonely Planet Kids City Trails - Rome


Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

Unpacked: Germany by Clive Gifford Unpacked: Germany

This series 'unpacks' some of the world's most fascinating countries, giving kids an insight into their culture, food, history and everyday life in a fun and highly accessible way.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

A Walk From Our Seaside School by Deborah Chancellor A Walk From Our Seaside School

A young geography series which uses circular walks from schools to explore geographical features and simple map skills
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Unpacked: China by Susie Brooks Unpacked: China

This series 'unpacks' some of the world's most fascinating countries, giving kids an insight into their culture, food, history and everyday life in a fun and highly accessible way.
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

A Walk From Our Island School by Deborah Chancellor A Walk From Our Island School

Suitable for readers ages 7 and up, this book explores different geographical environments using maps and photos. It also helps young children understand geographical similarities and differences through studying the human and physical geography of a small area of the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 12/10/2017

Mama Africa! How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope with Her Song by Kathryn Erskine Mama Africa! How Miriam Makeba Spread Hope with Her Song


Format: Hardback - Released: 10/10/2017

Survivors by Kerry Hyndman Survivors

Winner of the Best Book With Facts Blue Peter Book Award 2017Beautifully presented in a large, paperback format, and fully illustrated in colour throughout, this wonderful anthology is a treat for all the family.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/10/2017

Home Sweet Home by Mia Cassany Home Sweet Home

A beautifully illustrated picture book about homes around the world, and what home means to different people.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/10/2017

Find and Seek New York by Sally Roydhouse Find and Seek New York

Find and Seek New York is educational, and easy to read. Ideal to read before visiting the city, or as a take-away keepsake.
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

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