Children's Books for the Outdoors

Title Author

Twitter

Publisher

365 Outdoor Activities You Have to Try RSPB

@natures_voice

Sarah Larter

The Usbourne Outdoor Activity Book Usbourne

@Usborne

Usbourne

Up and Down – A Walk in the Countryside Rosalind Beardshaw

@NosyCrowBooks

National Trust / Nosy Crow

Roxaboxen Alice McLerran

@BakerandTaylor

Baker & Taylor (for 2009 edition)

My Side of the Mountain Jean Craighead George

E. P. Dutton

The Puddle David McPhail

@fsgbooks

Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Swallows and Amazons Arthur Ransome

@RedFoxPubs

Red Fox (2001)

Wild Woods Simon James

@SimonJamesBooks

Walker Books

Eddie’s Tent Sarah Garland

@FL_Childrens

Frances Lincoln

Stanley’s Stick John Hegley

@JohnHegley

Hodder Children’s Books

Not A Stick Antoinette Portis

@aportisa

HarperCollins

The Night Swimmers Betsy Byars

Open Road Media Teen & Tween (2013)

The Explorer Katherine Randell

@kidsbloomsbury

Bloomsbury

Handa’s Surprise Eileen Browne

@WalkerBooksUK

Walker Books

Dear Greenpeace Simon James

@SimonJamesBooks

Walker Books

Touching the Void Joe Simpson

@TouchingTheVoid

Johnathon Cape

Life of Pi Yann Martel

@WriterYann

Canongate

Three Ways to Capsize a Boat: An Optimist Afloat Chris Stewart

@SortofBooks

Sort of Books

A Walk in the Woods Bill Bryson

@billbrysonn

Penguin Random House

Reissued by Black Swan 2015

The Wilderness War Julia Green

@JGreenAuthor

Oxford University Press

Fishboy Chloe Daykin

@ChloeDaykin

Faber

On a Magical Do Nothing Day Beatrice Alemagna

@HarperCollinsUK

Harper Collins

50 Things to do before you are 11 ¾ National Trust

@nationaltrust

Weslandia Paul R. Fleischman

@Paul_Fleischman

Walker Books

Cat Learns to Listen at Midnight School Simon Puttock

@DadburnTheKid

Nosy Crow

The High Hills Jill Barklem

@BramblyHedge_

Harper Collins/

Philomel Books

Voyageur: Across the Rocky Mountains in a Birchbark Canoe Robert Twigger

@roberttwigger

Weildenfeld & Nicolson/ Pheonix

Danny the Champion of the World Roald Dahl

@roald_dahl

Penguin Books

Dreaming the Bear

Coyote Summer

Mimi Thebo

@MimiThebo

Oxford University Press

Coot Club Arthur Ransome

@RedFoxPubs

Johnathon Cape / Red Fox

The Big Six Arthur Ransome

@RedFoxPubs

Johnathon Cape/ Red Fox

Journey to the River Sea Eva Ibbotson

@MacKidsBooks

Macmillan Children’s Books

The Lost Words Rob Macfarlane/Jackie Morris

@RobGMacfarlane/ @JackieMorrisArt

Hamish Hamilton

Not For Parents: How to be a World Explorer Lonely Planet

@lpkids/ @lonelyplanet

Lonely Planet

Hatchett Gary Paulsen

@MacKidsBooks

Macmillan Children’s Books

Wild Animals of the North/Wild Animals of the South Dieter Braun

@FlyingEyeBooks

Flying Eye books

Minnow on the Say Philippa Pearce

@PearceLecture

Oxford University Press

Clouds from Both Sides Julie Tullis

Grafton

Quest for Adventure Christ Bonington

@ChrisBonington

National Geographic Adventure Press

Go Wild in the Woods: An Adventure Handbook Goldie Hawk

@NosyCrowBooks

National Trust/ Nosy Crows

How to be an Explore of the World Keri Smith

@PenguinUKBooks

Penguin Books

The Natural Storyteller Georgiana Keable

@HawthornPressUK

Hawthorn Press

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