Non-Fiction (kids)

Want to know all there is to know about upcoming Star Wars (non-fiction kids) books? Look no further and check out this page!

Below the shortlist is a complete listing with solicitations, publisher info, and pre-order links! Click on the covers and preview-images to see a bigger image! 

Note that prices given are Suggested Retail Prices (SRP). Pre-order prices at the Amazon-links are usually lower!

This page wouldn’t be as complete as it is without the help of my good friends over at Jedi-Bibliothek! Click the link to travel through hyperspace to their site!

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Enjoy! Happy reading and collecting!!!!

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shortlist non-fiction kids

January 2, 2018

STAR WARS: ALIENS, CREATURES & BEASTS

A Big Golden Book

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: LIGHTSABER BATTLES

DK Reader, Level 2

hardcover / softcover (USA)

STAR WARS: WHAT IS A DROID?

DK Reader, Level 1

hardcover / softcover (USA)

February 8, 2018

STAR WARS: YODA’S PUZZLES

softcover (UK)

March 6, 2018

LEGO STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

DK Reader Level 2

hardcover/softcover (USA)

April 10, 2018

STAR WARS; THE LAST JEDI

A Big Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

A Little Golden Book

hardcover (USA)

May 1, 2018

STAR WARS BLOCK

Over 100 Words Every Fan Should Know

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: MILLENNIUM FALCON

Book and Mini-Model

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: X-WING

Book and Mini-Model

hardcover (USA)

June 28, 2018

LEGO STAR WARS: 500 STICKERS

softcover (UK)

July 3, 2018

STAR WARS

A Big Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS

A Little Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (USA)

September 4, 2018

STAR WARS

A Big Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS

A Little Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (USA)

September 25, 2018

LEGO STAR WARS: THE OFFICIAL FORCE TRAINING MANUAL

softcover (USA)

October 2, 2018

STAR WARS: BE MORE VADER

hardcover (US)

STAR WARS; BE MORE YODA

hardcover (USA)

October 9, 2018

STAR WARS

Magnetic Hardcover [untitled]

hardcover (USA)

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JANUARY 2, 2018

STAR WARS: ALIENS, CREATURES & BEASTS

A Big Golden Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Richard Thomas

hardcover (48 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-0-7364-3691-5

$ 10.99

solicitation copy:

This Big Golden Book is full of amazing aliens and creatures from the Star Wars universe!

From Ewoks to Wookiees, from Banthas to Wampas—this Big Golden Book is packed with stories about all the awesome aliens and creatures from the Star Wars saga! Featuring stunning retro stylized illustrations, this book is perfect for Star Wars—and Big Golden Book—fans of all ages!

links

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: LIGHTSABER BATTLES

DK Reader Level 2

hardcover / softcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Lauren Nesworthy

softcover (24 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-6758-4

$ 4.99

hardcover (48 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-6759-1

$ 14.99

solicitation copy:

Find out about the mysterious Force that powers lightsabers, meet the Jedi and Sith who wield them, and discover the tactics needed to win in a deadly lightsaber duel.

This book features amazing lightsaber clashes from across the entire movie saga as well as the popular animated TV series Star Wars Rebels. It explores the adventures of Rey and Kylo Ren, Ezra and Kanan, Obi-Wan, Darth Vader, and more as they use their lightsabers in fierce battles. Take a closer look at lightsabers and their incredible powers in this fantastic Level 2 Reader.

Perfect for 5- to 7-year-olds beginning to read fluently with support, Level 2 titles contain carefully selected photographic images to complement the text, providing strong visual clues to build vocabulary and confidence. Additional information spreads are full of extra fun facts, developing the topics through a range of nonfiction presentation styles such as diagrams and activities.

preview:

  

links:

USA: amazon softcover / amazon hardcover

UK: amazon hardcover

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STAR WARS: WHAT IS A DROID?

DK Reader Level 1

hardcover / softcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Lisa Stock

softcover (24 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-6753-9

$ 4.99

hardcover (24 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-6754-6

$ 14.99

solicitation copy:

Get to know the most beloved droids in the Star Wars galaxy.

Featuring high-quality images from the smash-hit movies and TV series, this Level 1 Reader takes a close look at the coolest droids in the Star Wars galaxy, from new favorites BB-8 (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), K-2SO (Star Wars: Rogue One), and Chopper (Star Wars Rebels) to treasured old friends from the classic saga C-3PO and R2-D2.

Perfect for 3- to 5-year-olds learning to read, Level 1 titles contain short, simple sentences with an emphasis on frequently used words. Stunning photographic images with labels provide visual clues to introduce and reinforce vocabulary.

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links:

USA: amazon hardcover / amazon softcover

UK: amazon hardcover / amazon softcover

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FEBRUARY 8, 2018

STAR WARS: YODA’S PUZZLES

softcover (UK)

publisher info:

book (96 pages)

Egmont UK

ISBN 978-1-4052-8888-0

£ 4.99

solicitation copy:

Use your Jedi wisdom to solve Master Yoda’s brain-bending riddles and puzzles! This illustrated book of brainteasers, logic problems, word games and more will test the powers of Padawans, Knights and even Jedi Masters.

Do, or do not – there is no try…

link:

UK: amazon

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MARCH 6, 2018

LEGO STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

DK Reader (Level 2) 

hardcover/softcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Beth Davies

hardcover (48 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-6664-8

$ 14.99

softcover (48 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-6663-1

$ 4.99

links:

USA: amazon hardcover / amazon softcover

UK: amazon hardcover / amazon softcover

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APRIL 10, 2018

STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

A Big Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

hardcover (48 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-0-7364-3837-7

$ 10.99

solicitation copy:

An exciting Big Golden Book based on Star Wars: Episode VIII!

This action-packed Big Golden Book is based upon the blockbuster hit films Star Wars: Episode VIII and The Force Awakens. This hardcover picture book features everyone’s favorite characters from the epic space saga including Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Chewbacca, Rey, Kylo Ren, Finn, Poe Dameron, R2-D2, C-3PO, BB-8, and more! Featuring stunning retro stylized illustrations, it is perfect for Star Wars—and Big Golden Book—fans of all ages!

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STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI

A Little Golden Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Geof Smith

hardcover (24 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-0-7364-3586-4

$ 4.99

solicitation copy:

An exciting Little Golden Book based on Star Wars: The Last Jedi!

Can Rey, Finn, General Leia, Poe Dameron, and Luke Skywalker save the galaxy from Kylo Ren and the evil First Order? The epic space saga, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, is retold in the iconic Little Golden Book format! Featuring stunning retro illustrations, this book is perfect for Star Wars–and Little Golden Book–fans of all ages!

links

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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MAY 1, 2018

STAR WARS BLOCK

Over 100 Words Every Fan Should Know

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

art by Peskimo

hardcover (96 pages)

Abrams Books

ISBN 978-1-4197-2831-0

$ 16.99

solicitation copy:

Tour the Star Wars universe in the sixth title in the bestselling Alphablock series

The world of Star Wars is rich with content, from its iconic characters to its stunning locations. This sixth title in the Abrams Block Book series takes readers on a tour through Star Wars, featuring popular characters and moments from all films, up to and including Rogue One.

As in previous Block Book titles, Star Wars Block includes die-cut shapes on every spread and the charming art of British design team Peskimo. Additionally, each spread features important words every Star Wars fan, from the littlest Skywalker to the most seasoned Kenobi, should know.

initial solicitation copy:

You’re never too young to start adding Star Wars words to your vocabulary — so to help the next generation study up on the classic films and all the elements of their universe, Abrams is publishing Star Wars Block: Over 100 Words Every Fan Should Know, EW can announce exclusively.

Out on May 1, 2018 , and featuring adorable illustrations by British design team Peskimo, Star Wars Block is the latest addition to Abrams’ Block Book series, which has previously featured dinosaurs, the alphabet, and cities.

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links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: MILLENNIUM FALCON

Book and Mini-Model

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

hardcover (36 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4218-7

$ 10.99

solicitation copy:

Read about and build the fastest ship in the galaxy with this out-of-this-world kit!

Join Han and Chewbacca aboard the fastest bucket of bolts in the galaxy. Packed with amazing puzzles and a Millennium Falcon of your own to build, there’s hours of Star Wars fun to be had. Press out the pieces to create a mini Millennium Falcon model, perfect for recreating famous scenes from the Star Wars saga.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: X-WING

Book and Mini-Model

US reprint of the September 1, 2017 UK original

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Katrina Pallant

art by Neil Manning & Rob Ball

hardcover (36 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4219-4

$ 10.99

solicitation copy:

Build your own Starfighter and join the Resistance!

This mini construction book features a 32-page guide to Star Wars VIII: The Last Jedi plus all the pieces you will need to build a model!

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JUNE 28, 2018

LEGO STAR WARS: 500 STICKERS

softcover (UK)

publisher info:

softcover (64 pages)

Egmont UK

ISBN 978-1-4052-8622-0

£ 6.99

solicitation copy:

Discover a galaxy full of adventures with LEGO® Star Wars books!

Join Han Solo, Chewbacca, Luke, Princess Leia, R2-D2, C-3PO, Darth Vader and the rest of the LEGO Star Wars gang in this sticker book packed full of exciting activities and over 500 stickers!

This amazing sticker activity book will keep LEGO Star Wars fans entertained with puzzles, colouring and activities. It comes with over 500 stickers that you can stick here, there and everywhere!

LEGO Star Wars is the best-selling LEGO theme ever!

link:

UK: amazon

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JULY 3, 2018

STAR WARS

A Big Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (US)

publisher info:

hardcover (48 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-0-7364-3798-1

$ 10.99

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STAR WARS

A Little Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (US)

publisher info:

hardcover (24 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-0-7364-3796-7

$ 4.99

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SEPTEMBER 4, 2018

STAR WARS

A Big Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (US)

publisher info:

hardcover (48 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-0-7364-3877-3

$ 10.99

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STAR WARS

A Little Golden Book [untitled]

hardcover (US)

publisher info:

hardcover (24 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-0-7364-3875-9

$ 4.99

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SEPTEMBER 25, 2018

LEGO STAR WARS: THE OFFICIAL FORCE TRAINING MANUAL

includes a Rey mini-figure

softcover (USA)

publisher info:

by Arie Kaplan

softcover (96 pages)

Scholastic

ISBN 978-1-338-26986-4

$ 12.99

solicitation copy:

Join the resistance and use the Force in this hilarious, fun-filled training manual that’s part activity book and part guidebook. Plus, includes buildable Rey LEGO minifigure!

The official training manual for using the Force, complete with a Rey minifigure! This box is two inches taller than the LEGO Star Wars Stormtrooper Training Manual, is narrated by Rey herself, and features every notable Force user from Kylo Ren to Qui-Gon Jinn. With tons of info about the Force combined with pages of activities, this book is the ultimate guide for the budding Jedi, told with trademark LEGO Star Wars hilarity. So pick up a lightsaber, grab a glass of blue milk, and join Rey on this out-of-this-world journey to hyperspace. A must-have for the LEGO Star Wars fan!

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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OCTOBER 2, 2018

STAR WARS: BE MORE VADER

hardcover (US)

publisher info:

hardcover (64 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-1-4654-7736-1

$ 9.99

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STAR WARS: BE MORE YODA

hardcover (US)

publisher info:

hardcover (64 pages)

Random House

ISBN 978-1-4654-7737-8

$ 9.99

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OCTOBER 9, 2018

STAR WARS

Magnetic Hardcover [untitled]

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

hardcover (10 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4246-0

$ 12.99

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