Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize Shortlist 2017

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The Royal Society Young People’s Book Prize aims to encourage the writing, publishing and reading of excellent, accessible books that communicate science to young people. The Prize is awarded to the best book that communicates science to young people (aged up to 14) in English.

The winning title, chosen by schools and youth groups all across the UK, is Home Lab by Robert Winston. 

This year's full Shortlist consists of:

Claybourne Anna This Little Pebble
Davies Nicola The First Book of Animals
Frith, Martin, James Alex, Jerome, Alice 100 Things to Know About Space
Frost Adam The Awesome Body Book
Smith David J If : A Mind-Bending Way of Looking at Big Ideas and Numbers
Winston Robert Home Lab : Exciting Experiments for Budding Scientists


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