Topic Books about Religion and Religion Around the World for Children in EYFS, KS1 and KS2

World Religions

by Susan Meredith

A thought-provoking book offering a balanced exploration of the beliefs, history and customs of the major world religions and many lesser-known faiths. Beautiful photographs and engaging illustrations, maps and diagrams compliment the informative text.

See Inside: World Religions

by Alex Frith

An insightful look at the beliefs, history and customs of the major world religions. With over 70 flaps to lift, children can discover key facts about each religion, differing ideas about God, worship and prayer and colourful festivals and celebrations. 


What Do You Celebrate?

by Whitney Stewart

Experience 14 different countries through the incredible celebrations that each has to offer. Explore Chinese New Year, Losar, Carnival, Fastelavn, Purim, Cherry Blossom Festival, Holi, Eid al-Fitr, Fourth of July, Bastille Day, Halloween, Day of the Dead, Guy Fawkes Day, and the German Lantern Festival. 

What is God? by Etan Boritzer 

An eloquent introduction to the ideas behind God and religion. Written with a simple clarity and beautifully illustrated with just the right blend of seriousness and humour. The book compares different religions - Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Hinduism, Buddhism - and talks about praying as well as feeling connected to everything in the world. 


Celebrations Around the World by Katy Halford

Embark on an exciting journey through interesting and important festivals and celebrations enjoyed around the world. Stunning illustrations and fascinating facts will inspire and inform children about different cultures and religions.

All About Religion

by Aled Jones

Why are we here? What happens after we die? All About Religion unpacks the big questions about life, God, morality and science vs. religion. The book presents faith and religion in a totally unbiased way, allowing children to better understand some of the challenging questions we face today.