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The Guardian’s Best New Children’s Books for Summer 2017

The Guardian’s Best New Children’s Books for Summer 2017

A number of our titles have been selected as part of the Guardian’s Best New Children’s Books for Summer 2017 – and we couldn’t be more proud! Keep your little ones reading and learning over the summer holidays with one of these great books for kids. Discover the full list of selected DK books below, and read what some brilliant independent booksellers are saying about them.

How to Be A Scientist

"A fantastically practical and accessible introduction to science for 7 to 9 year olds."   – Victoria Rossiter, Rossiter Books

100 First Words

"Bright, colourful spreads." - Sanchita Basu De Sarkar, Children's Bookshop, Muswell Hill

Pirate Attack!

"Full-colour photographs and illustrations with accessible, informative text for those beginning to their reading journey." – Steve Pryse, Picked Pepper Books

DK books also selected in the Guardian's Best New Children's Books for Summer 2017:

The Periodic Table Book

 

An engaging visual encyclopedia, taking kids on a tour of the elements that make up our world.

Spot the Difference Animals

 

A great book for little learners packed full of fun and silly patterns and amazing facts.

 

Forest Life and Woodland Creatures

The perfect companion for little explorers, full of facts and activities to discover forest life.

 

Discover more great DK books for kids here. Happy summer reading!

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