In addition to the books that end up on this "sciencey" list, I'll put forth the recommendation of my all-time favorite book - The Phantom Tollbooth (love it so much, I named Milo after the main character).
A big thank you to the fine folks over at The Science Enthusiasts Facebook group for their contributions to this list.
Note: Bookmark this post, as I'll be updating with my own new favorites, as well as recommendations from friends and page followers.
- Charlie and the Tortoise
- Our Family Tree: An Evolution Story
- I Wonder
- Grandmother Fish: A Children’s Book of Evolution
- One Gorilla: A Counting Book
- Your Fantastic Elastic Brain
- The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes
- Rosie Revere, Engineer
- Giraffes? Giraffes!
- Anything by Eric Carle
- Germs Make Me Sick! (and others in the "Let's Read and Find Out!" series)
- Magic School Bus Series
- Star Stuff: Carl Sagan and the Mysteries of the Cosmos
- Explosive Experiments
- What's What
- National Geographic First Big Book of Space
- A Wrinkle in Time
- How Whales Walked into the Sea
- The Animal Book
- You Can Count on Monsters
- Basher Books' Science Series
- Older Than the Stars
- Behold the Beautiful Dung Beetle
- Tyrannosaurus Was a Beast: Dinosaur Poems
- Exploratorium (online bookstore)