10 Science Books for 8-11s

From the earth to the planets, and everything in between!

With environmental issues looming large in our consciousness and innovative projects springing up all over the world, there's never been a better time to get hooked on science. These titles explore the scientific world in all its fascinating glory.

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House of Horrors cover

1. House of Horrors

Nick Arnold, Tony De Saulles (Illus)
Ouch cover

3. Your Brilliant Body

Dr. Chris van Tulleken, Dr Xand van Tulleken
Human Body Factory cover

6. The Human Body Factory

Dan Green, Edmond Davis (Illus)
Gravity cover

8. Gravity

Jason Chin
How the World Works cover

10. How the World Works

Christiane Dorion, Beverley Young (Illus)
Tags: science, 8-11