Introducing a child to astronomy is not that easy. You have to find a well-written, informative, and at the same time, an imagination-inspiring book with great illustrations to begin the educational process.
And yes, to help you with that, we’ve created a list of top 5 astronomy books for kids that are great for children who are just starting to learn the night sky. These books will also come in handy if you are doing a science school project on space or the solar system.
National Geographic Kids First Big Book of Space (National Geographic Little Kids First Big Books)
Age Range: 4 – 8 years
Grade Level: Preschool – 3
Cambridge University Press dates from 1534 and is part of the University of Cambridge. So we are absolutely sure that they are someone whom we can trust, especially when it comes to educational books. Ok, and here is the list of top selling books in astronomy, published by Cambridge University Press. Let’s check them out:
Turn Left at Orion: Hundreds of Night Sky Objects to See in a Home Telescope – and How to Find Them
With over 100k copies sold since first publication, Turn Left At Orion is one of the most popular astronomy books of all times. And is also the ideal beginner’s book. With a new spiral binding, the latest edition is even easier to use outdoors, right at your telescope.