Non-Fiction (kids)

Here’s all the latest news about upcoming Star Wars (non-fiction kids) books! 

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!

Enjoy! Happy reading and collecting!!!!

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shortlist non-fiction kids

August 20, 2019

STAR WARS: REY AND PALS – 30 POSTCARDS

postcards (USA)

STAR WARS: REY AND PALS FLEXI-JOURNAL

softcover (USA)

August 27, 2019

STAR WARS: MEET THE HEROES – CHEWBACCA

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: MEET THE VILLAINS – STORMTROOPERS

hardcover (USA)

September 5, 2019

STAR WARS: WHERE’S THE WOOKIEE? 3

hardcover (UK)

October 1, 2019 

STAR WARS: EPIC BATTLES

39-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS DROIDS

10-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: QUOTE CARDS

softcover (USA)

STAR WARS: STICKER ART PUZZLES

softcover (USA)

STAR WARS VILLAINS

10-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

October 3, 2019

STAR WARS JOKE BOOK – NEW EDITION

softcover (UK)

October 4, 2019 (Triple Force Friday)

STAR WARS ANNUAL 2020

hardcover (UK)

STAR WARS BATTLES

39-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS DROIDS

10-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: THE RESISTANCE

Lightsaber Sound Book

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER

Book and Magnetic Playset

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

boxed set (USA)

STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER – AMAZING STICKER ADVENTURES

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

softcover (USA)

STAR WARS: SEARCH & FIND

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

softcover (USA)

STAR WARS VILLAINS

10-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

October 15, 2019

STAR WARS: A MERRY SITHMAS POP-UP BOOK

Make Your Own Pop-Up Book

hardcover (USA)

October 29, 2019

STAR WARS: MEET THE HEROES AND VILLAINS 

hardcover box (USA)

November 7, 2019

STAR WARS STICKER BOOK

softcover (UK)

April 7, 2020 

STAR WARS HEROES

10-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

June 2, 2020 

STAR WARS FOR YOUNGLINGS: THE GALAXY

hardcover (USA)

STAR WARS FOR YOUNGLINGS: THE JEDI

hardcover (USA)

June 16, 2020

STAR WARS: JEDI TRAINING LIGHTSABER SOUND BOOK

hardcover (USA)

November 3, 2020

STAR WARS: WHERE’S THE WOOKIEE? 3

hardcover (USA)

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AUGUST 20, 2019

STAR WARS: REY AND PALS – 30 POSTCARDS

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

illustrated by Jeffrey Brown

30 postcards

Chronicle Books

ISBN 978-1-4521-8044-1
$ 9.95

solicitation copy:

This charming collection of postcards brings Darth Vader and Son author Jeffrey Brown’s warm humor to the adventures and hijinks of young Rey and her friends, including exclusive artwork-perfect to keep or send.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: REY AND PALS FLEXI JOURNAL

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

illustrated by Jeffrey Brown

softcover (192 pages)

Chronicle Books

ISBN 978-1-4521-8045-8
$ 9.95

solicitation copy:

Featuring Jeffrey Brown’s charming and humorous artwork, this full-color flexi-journal is filled with the galactic shenanigans of young Rey and friends.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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AUGUST 27, 2019

STAR WARS: MEET THE HEROES – CHEWBACCA

hardcover (USA): first appeared in the UK on May 2, 2019

 

publisher info:

hardcover (64 pages)

Dorling Kindersley

ISBN 978-1-4654-8569-4

$ 7.99

solicitation copy:

Who is Chewbacca? Just how tall is he? What is his most dangerous adventure? Perfect for children who are new to Star Wars and also for young fans of the movies, this exciting guide will answer these questions and many more and teach children fun facts about loyal Wookiee Chewbacca – including his incredible adventures with Han Solo, Princess Leia and other rebel heroes!

Follow Chewbacca’s journey from Han’s smuggling sidekick, to loyal Rebel fighter and co-pilot to Rey in the Millennium Falcon. Discover what languages Chewie speaks, why he makes howling noises, which planet he comes from and what makes him lose his temper. Featuring a simple Q&A format and exciting images, DK’s Star Wars Meet the Heroes: Chewbacca is a fun, welcoming introduction to the famous Wookiee as children follow his adventures in a galaxy far, far away. With colourful movie stills from the original trilogy, prequels and the latest sequels, DK’s book lets children explore Chewbacca’s amazing world.

preview:

     

link:

USA: amazon

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STAR WARS: MEET THE VILLAINS – STORMTROOPERS

hardcover (USA): first appeared in the UK on May 2, 2019

 

publisher info:

hardcover (64 pages)

Dorling Kindersley

ISBN 978-1-4654-8644-8

$ 7.99

solicitation copy:

What are stormtroopers? How many types are there? Who do they work for? Perfect for children who are new to Star Wars and also for young fans of the movies, this exciting guide will answer these questions and many more and teach children fun facts about stormtroopers – including following Finn’s incredible journey from First Order stormtrooper to Resistance hero!

Learn more about stormtroopers’ most famous battles and missions, such as on planet Hoth and Endor’s forest moon. Discover what weapons stormtroopers use, the training they undergo, and whether they always obey commands. Featuring a simple Q&A format and exciting images, DK’s Star Wars Meet the Villains: Stormtroopers is a fun, welcoming introduction to the Emperor’s infamous forces as children learn about their lives in a galaxy far, far away. With colourful movie stills from the original trilogy, prequels and the latest sequels, DK’s book lets children explore everything there is to know about stormtroopers!

preview:

     

link:

USA: amazon

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SEPTEMBER 5, 2019

STAR WARS: WHERE’S THE WOOKIEE? 3

hardcover (UK)

publisher info:

art by Ulisses Farinas

hardcover (40 pages)

Egmont Books

ISBN 978-1-4052-9346-4

£ 9.99

solicitation copy:

Chewbacca is back for another search and find adventure! Featuring new locations to explore and characters to find as you resume your hunt for the hairy hero! Includes 10 new scenes to enjoy, plus bonus story content and fun Wookiee facts.

In this third instalment of the bestselling series, Chewie can be found on the worlds from The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi and Solo, plus old favourites from the original trilogy. Visit the forests of Endor, join the battle at Maz’s Castle and sneak on board the Death Star.

A must have for Star Wars fans of all ages.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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OCTOBER 1, 2019

STAR WARS: EPIC BATTLES

39-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Benjamin Harper

hardcover (34 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4446-4

$ 24.99

solicitation copy:

An amazing Star Wars sound book for fans who can’t get enough of this timeless saga. This collection includes the most iconic battles and sound bites to play while reading this interactive storybook.

A must-have for every Star Wars fan who can’t get enough of their favorite saga or wants to introduce these classics to the next generation. This 39-button sound book is filled with the most iconic story moments and epic battles between the Resistance Rebels and the dark Imperial Empire. Whether in hyperspace or on various planets from Tatooine to Takodona, explore the distinct sights and sounds of the unique Star Wars universe in this action-packed storybook.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS DROIDS

10-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Benjamin Harper, Brian Houlihan & Veronica Wagner

hardcover (10 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4380-1

$ 12.99

solicitation copy:

Press 10 buttons to hear sound effects and voices from the different droids existing in a galaxy far, far away…

Learn about all the cool droids in the Star Wars galaxy as you press 10 buttons to hear the robotic sounds and voices from the movies. R2-D2, C-3PO, BB-8 and many more are sure to entertain fans of all ages with their humorous sound bites and beeps.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: QUOTE CARDS

softcover (USA)

publisher info:

softcover (40 pages)
Thunder Bay Press

ISBN 978-1-68412-882-2
$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

Create your own fun, creative, and crazy postcards featuring classic quotes from the original Star Wars trilogy.

Each of the twenty removable postcards in this book features a full-color scene with a famous line from the original Star Wars trilogy. On the back is the same scene in grayscale with empty speech bubbles. Add any of the included puffy stickers or write in your own quotes to personalize your postcard before mailing it to another Star Wars fan! You can even use the puffy stickers to decorate your notebook, cell phone, locker, and more! Cards also feature fun facts about the scenes and movies.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: STICKER ART PUZZLES

softcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Gina Gold

softcover (80 pages)
Thunder Bay Press

ISBN 978-1-68412-884-6
$ 15.99

solicitation copy:

Use the power of the Force to complete each of these sticker-puzzle challenges!

Puzzle your way through this book with fifteen full-color stickering challenges featuring full-color art of your favorite classic Star Wars characters. Each of the more than 100 sticker shapes in each puzzle fits into a tessellated grid; when you’re done, you’ll have a glossy art poster to frame and hang on your wall. Ideal for Star Wars fans and puzzle enthusiasts, this book will provide hours of enjoyment as you complete each scene.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS VILLAINS

10-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Benjamin Harper

hardcover (10 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4447-1

$ 12.99

solicitation copy:

A must-have sound book for every young padawan learning about Star Wars for the first time or longtime fans of all ages!

This 10-button Star Wars sound book contains cool lightsaber battle sounds, classic quotes, and more from this fan-favorite franchise. See if you can match which evil laugh belongs to which dark leader from the epic Star Wars saga. This sturdy board book will entertain young children for hours as they learn about the dark side of a galaxy far, far away…

preview:

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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OCTOBER 3, 2019

STAR WARS JOKE BOOK – NEW EDITION

softcover (UK)

publisher info:

softcover (96 pages)

Egmont UK

ISBN 978-1-4052-9289-4

£ 4.99

solicitation copy:

What did the rancor say when it ate the Wookiee?

Mmm … chewy!

What did Leia do when you she kept dropping the chopsticks?

She used the forks!

Why can’t you get rid of BB-8?

Because he’s always a-round!

The updated Star Wars Joke Book is sure to have you laughing your head off, with over 70 new jokes, refreshed images and all your favourite new characters. Enjoy 96 pages of comedy gold from the galaxy far, far away. Use these jokes on your friends to be crowned the funniest Star Wars fan around!

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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OCTOBER 4, 2019

STAR WARS ANNUAL 2020

hardcover (UK)

publisher info:

hardcover (72 pages)

Egmont UK

ISBN 978-1-4052-9449-2

£ 7.99

solicitation copy:

This Annual is the perfect gift for Star Wars fans this Christmas!

Taking a look back at the 40-year saga, this book contains story moments from all the films, including The Last Jedi and Solo, plus fun facts from The Clone Wars and Rebels. Relive your favourite scenes, read about the most influential characters, the top ships and droids, and recap on four decades of Star Wars adventures.

This Annual includes activities, colouring pages and puzzles to complete, plus posters of favourite characters.

link:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: THE RESISTANCE

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Sally Little
illustrated by Pilot Studio & PowerStation

hardcover (14 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4421-1

$ 17.99

solicitation copy:

Bring Star Wars to life with this fun 6-button sound book with a light-up lightsaber!

Just about everyone recognizes the distinct hum of a Star Wars lightsaber. In Star Wars: The Resistance: Journey to Episode IX, young Padawans and lifelong fans can read about all of the powerful Jedi warriors—Luke Skywalker, Rey, Kylo Ren, and more—and their lightsabers. Then, press the six sound buttons on the light-up lightsaber to relive iconic lightsaber battles with mesmerizing sound effects and lights!

from the starwars.com announcement:

Follow the rise of the Resistance with this six-button sound book featuring story moments, lines of dialogue, sound effects, and a light-up lightsaber sound module.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER

Book and Magnetic Playset

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

boxed set (USA)

publisher info:

written by Sally Little
illustrated by Diogo Saito & Luigi Aimé

boxed set (32 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4451-8

$ 15.99

solicitation copy:

From decoding secret messages to helping droids out of a maze, young readers will enjoy playing with more than thirty magnets and imagining that they’re piloting their own TIE fighter or X-wing with this magnetic play set!

Star Wars fans can learn all about the new characters from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker as they read cool facts about the key players from the Resistance who continue to fight against Kylo Ren and his dark knights. From decoding secret messages to helping droids out of a maze, young readers will enjoy playing with more than thirty magnets and imagining that they’re piloting their own TIE fighter or X-wing in a galaxy far, far away!

from the starwars.com announcement:

Create your own amazing scenes from Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker! This handy carrying case includes over 20 magnets, six play scenes, as well as a coloring & activity book featuring all of the characters from the film.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER – AMAZING STICKER ADVENTURES

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

softcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by David Fentiman
softcover (72 pages)
DK Publishing

ISBN 78-1-4654-7904-4

$ 12.99

solicitation copy:

This fun-filled Star Wars sticker book contains more than 500 colorful stickers, and is packed full of fun facts from the new Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

Kids will love joining Rey, Poe, Finn, and the Resistance for many thrilling adventures. Meet many new Star Wars characters, complete fun sticker jigsaws, and create amazing sticker scenes of your own.

 Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker: Amazing Sticker Adventures is illustrated with action-packed images from the movie, accompanied by fun, easy-to-read reference text. Join the heroes and villains as they plan missions, explore new planets, perform daring escapes, and battle the evil First Order.

from the starwars.com announcement:

This 72-page sticker book includes more than 500 stickers of characters, locations, vehicles and props. Featuring all-new content from the highly anticipated film, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker!

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS: SEARCH & FIND

Journey to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Sally Little
illustrated by Art Mawhinney, Fabio Piacentini, and Ferran Rodriguez

hardcover (48 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4410-5

$ 12.99

mass market edition:

hardcover (48 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4379-5

$ 6.99

sollicitation copy:

Readers will love the challenge of searching and finding unique artifacts and weapons from a galaxy far, far away!

Padawans of all ages will need to use the Force to find all the objects in this colorful 48-page Search and Find which includes new scenes from the highly anticipated Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. This book is sure to engage fans for hours as they journey through the best scenes from Episodes VII and VIII…plus get a peek into the next installment of the exciting Star Wars saga!

links:

USA: amazon / amazon mass market edition

UK: amazon / amazon mass market edition

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OCTOBER 15, 2019

STAR WARS: A MERRY SITHMAS POP-UP BOOK

Make Your Own Pop-Up Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

hardcover (16 pages)

Insight Editions

ISBN 978-1-68383-825-8

$ 15.99

solicitation copy:

Color and create festive 3D paper models and bring the world of Star Wars to life in Star Wars: A Merry Sithmas Pop-Up Book.

An enchanting journey through the galaxy, Star Wars: A Merry Sithmas Pop-Up Book includes removable paper pieces and step-by-step instructions to construct and color holiday-themed 3D pop-ups. Each pop-up is easy and fun to build, from Darth Vader and a gingerbread Boba Fett, to Chewbacca and a collection of caroling porgs–plus more–for the ultimate Star Wars holiday celebration.

preview:

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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OCTOBER 29, 2019

STAR WARS: MEET THE HEROES AND VILLAINS 

hardcover box (USA)

publisher info:

hardcover box (256 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-9211-1

$ 29.99

solicitation copy:

Get to know your favorite heroes and villains and follow many adventures across the galaxy with this four-book set.

Who is Chewbacca? Just how tall is he? Who is R2-D2? Who are his friends? Who is Darth Vader? Why does he wear a mask? What are stormtroopers? How many types are there?

Perfect for children who are new to Star Wars and also for young fans of the movies, these four exciting guides answer these questions and many more and teach children fun facts about loyal Wookiee Chewbacca, friendly famous astromech droid R2-D2, Sith Lord Darth Vader, and stormtroopers–including incredible adventures with Han Solo, Princess Leia, C-3PO, and amazing battles with rebels and Jedi heroes Obi-Wan Kenobi and Luke Skywalker!

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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NOVEMBER 7, 2019

STAR WARS STICKER BOOK

softcover (UK)

publisher info:

softcover

Egmont UK

ISBN 978-1-4052-9537-6

link:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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APRIL 7, 2020

STAR WARS HEROES

10-Button Sound Book

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

hardcover (10 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4449-5

$ 12.99

solicitation copy:

Discover the heroes of the Star Wars saga in the third installment in our 10-button sound book series. Press each button to hear iconic lines of dialogue and cool special effects from a galaxy far, far away!

Learn about legendary Rebel heroes Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, and Han Solo in this interactive sound book. Plus, find out what it takes to be a Resistance soldier and fight the Dark Side! Includes actual sound effects and classic lines of dialogue from the Star Wars saga.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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JUNE 2, 2020

STAR WARS FOR YOUNGLINGS: THE GALAXY

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Shari Last

hardcover (14 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-9163-3

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

New parent? Love Star Wars? This quirky Star Wars board book is the perfect gift for babies… and adult fans of Star Wars.

Start your baby’s education of the Star Wars basics at an early age! This cute, fun board book will educate your Youngling about the Star Wars galaxy: how big is it? What planets are in it? How do you travel across it? A novelty Star Wars gift, the book explains concepts from the Star Wars universe in a simple way that baby and parent will enjoy.

Star Wars for Younglings: The Galaxy is a playful, welcoming introduction to the world of Star Wars for the very young. Colorful illustrations and simple, informative text make this a perfect Star Wars gift for new parents and their babies.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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STAR WARS FOR YOUNGLINGS: THE JEDI

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Shari Last

hardcover (14 pages)

DK Publishing

ISBN 978-1-4654-8951-7

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

New parent? Love Star Wars? This quirky Star Wars board book is the perfect gift for babies… and adult fans of Star Wars.

Start your baby’s education of the Star Wars basics at an early age! This cute, fun board book will educate your Youngling about the the Jedi: who they are and what they do. This novelty Star Wars gift book explains complex concepts from the Star Wars universe in a simple way that baby and parent will enjoy.

Star Wars for Younglings: The Jedi is a playful, welcoming introduction to the world of Star Warsfor the very young. Colorful illustrations and simple, informative text make this a perfect Star Wars gift for new parents and their babies.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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JUNE 16, 2020

STAR WARS: JEDI TRAINING LIGHTSABER SOUND BOOK

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

written by Brian Houlihan

illustrated by Brian Rood

hardcover (14 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4381-8

$ 17.99

solicitation copy:

The Force will be with you when you join these Jedi adventures! Activate your light-up lightsaber and play sounds as Luke learns to be a Jedi Knight!

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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NOVEMBER 3, 2020

STAR WARS: WHERE’S THE WOOKIEE? 3

hardcover (USA)

publisher info:

art by Ulisses Farinas

hardcover (40 pages)

Studio Fun international

ISBN 978-0-7944-4412-9

$ 9.99

solicitation copy:

Re-join the hunt for the galaxy’s most-wanted Wookiee in this third book in the popular Where’s the Wookieesearch and find series.

Chewbacca is the Millennium Falcon’s furry copilot—but what else do you know about this beloved wookiee? Follow the map of Chewie’s journey in ten detailed illustrated search and find scenes all over the galaxy, from Kashyyyk to Ahch-To.

links:

USA: amazon

UK: amazon

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