STONE, BRONZE & IRON

AGES

Explore by-gone eras with these ancient books ...

The Secrets of Stonehenge

by Mick Manning

Why was this amazing monument erected? How did our Stone-Age ancestors bring such massive stones to the site from so far away? This fascinating picture information book provides all the facts about the most important prehistoric monument in Britain.

Burial Places: Discover Stone, Bronze and Iron Age Britain 

by John Malam

Get ready for a prehistoric adventure! It's time to get out your magnifying glass and examine the real artefacts that archaeologists have uncovered across Britain, from the giant capstones of megalithic tombs to the treasure of an ancient chieftain!

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Stone, Bronze and Iron Ages

by Sonya Newland

Travel back to the time of the stone, bronze and iron ages! What was Britain like over 6000 years ago? Who lived on the island and what was it like? Explore these ancient civilisations to understand how prehistoric people have influenced the way we live today. 

The Boy with the Bronze Axe

by Kathleen Fidler 

Step back into the Stone Age and learn about the daily life and rituals of the ancient village of Skara Brae in this compelling, fictional account of the famous Orkney settlement. Vivid descriptions and accurate historical details bring the village to life.

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Savage Stone Age (Horrible Histories) by Terry Deary

Readers can discover all the facts about the Savage Stone Age including what they used instead of toilet paper, why a hole in the skull is good for headaches and how to make a Stone Age mummy.

Stone Age Boy by Satoshi Kitamura

One day a boy is walking along when he trips and falls into the Stone Age! He meets a girl and learns about their way of life. He watches them make tools, sees how they hunt and even how they paint on the walls of caves. But when a furious cave bear attacks, he wakes up back in his own time where everyone tells him it was only a dream. But was it? 

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History in Infographics: Stone Age by Andy Stanton

Discover the Stone Age like never before, including when and where it happened, the evolution of humans, how people lived and what they ate. Learn about buildings and sacred sites and find out about Stone Age customs and traditions. Infographics provide an exciting, different way to learn about core historical topic.

Stig of the Dump by Clive King

Barney is a solitary boy, given to wandering off by himself. One day he is lying on the edge of a disused chalk-pit when it gives way and he lands in a sort of cave. Here he meets 'somebody with a lot of shaggy hair and two bright black eyes'. He names him Stig. They become great friends, and embark on a series of unforgettable adventures.

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The Stone Age: Hunters, Gatherers and Wooly Mammoths

by Marcia Williams

Meet the people of Clan Woolly as they hunt mammoths, learn how to make fire, invent stone tools and turn wild wolves into tame dogs! Full of facts, jokes and colourful comic strips, this is the perfect introduction to the Stone Age.

Stone Age to Iron Age

by Claire Hibbert

Find out all about the first Britons, nomadic hunter-gatherers who came from mainland Europe to settle in England bringing wooden spears, flint hand axes and animals with them. Contains maps, paintings, artefacts and photographs to show how early Britons lived.

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50 Things You Should Know About Prehistoric Britain

by Claire Hibbert

Find out what happened in Britain over  2.5 million years ago, starting with the  Stone Age and the first humans. Discover the advances that occurred in the Bronze Age, through to the invention of iron tools in the Iron Age.

The First Drawing

by Mordicai Gerstein

In 1994, the Cave of Chauvet-Pont-d'Arc was discovered, filled with the oldest known drawings in existence at that time, made 30,000 years ago. In that same cave, prehistoric footprints were discovered: those of an 8-year-old child and a wolf. From these astonishing facts, this book was born.