Science Reading Suggestions

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These books are recommended by Science Books and Films (SB&F), the leading review journal for science books, films, and software for all ages. All were shortlisted for the AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books. The prize celebrates outstanding science writing and illustration for children and young adults and is meant to encourage the writing and publishing of high-quality science books for all age groups.

Going Further

For Educators

This PDF is updated annually. If you want to return to this list of books for future consideration, you may find it more useful to bookmark this tool, because its url will remain static.

If you want to only print a certain list, here are the page numbers: 

  • Picture Books (1–4)
  • Middle Grades (5–8)
  • Young Adult (9–11)
  • Hands-On (12–14)

AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books
K-12 | Teaching Aid
SB&F Recommended Books for the Science Classroom
K-12 | Website
VideoScience App
K-12 | Video
Poetry Across the Sciences
K-12 | Website
SB&F Book Club Guides
K-12 | Teaching Aid

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