Are you a fan of the 19th Century

scientist, Charles Darwin?

If so, this website is for you!  


This website aims to draw together key publications, media and websites on Charles Darwin for the enthusiast.

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'Darwin's Wild Pursuits Around Downe' by Ewa Prokop was published on

17th September 2014 - the day Darwin moved into Down House!



Charles Darwin - British Naturalist (People of Importance) by Diane Cook



Lifelines: Charles Darwin by Alan Gibbons and Leo Brown

Charles Darwin and Evolution (Eureka (Powerkids) by Yoming S. Lin

Charles Darwin and Evolution (Graphic Discoveries) by Heather Adamson

Charles Darwin and the Theory of Evolution  by Heather Adamson  (Raintree)



What Mr Darwin Saw by Mick Manning and Brita Granström (1 Apr 2010)

Charles Darwin and the Mystery of Mysteries by Niles Eldredge/Susan Pearson

The Humblebee Hunter, by Deborah Hopkinson (Hyperion Book)

Charles Darwin:Giants of Science (Viking Hardcover) by Kathleen Krull/Boris Kulikov



Animals Charles Darwin Saw: An Around-the-world Adventure (Explorers (Chronicle Books)) by Sandra Markle and Daniela Terrazzini (1 May 2009)

Charles Darwin and the Beagle Adventure by Diz Wallis, Ian Andrew, Emma Nicholls and Amanda Wood (1 Jan 2009)

Charles Darwin (Dover Coloring Books) by John Green (28 Nov 2009)

Young Charles Darwin and the Voyage of the Beagle by Ruth Ashby (15 Feb 2009)

One Beetle Too Many: The Extraordinary Adventures of Charles Darwin by Kathy Lasky and Matthew Trueman (5 Jan 2009)

Darwin by Alice B. McGinty and Mary Azarian (6 Apr 2009)

What Darwin Saw: The Journey That Changed the World by Rosalyn Schanzer (1 Feb 2009)

Charles and Emma: The Darwins’ Leap of Faith by Deborah Heiligman (Henry Holt & Co, 2009)



Charles Darwin by Dorothy Nicolle, Peter Clayton and John Chancellor (15 Sep 2008)

Curious Mind Of Young Darwin  by Sara Bellis (Publisher  Field Studies Council and SABC : 2008)



Charles Darwin and the Theory of Evolution (Graphic Library: Inventions and Discovery) by Heather Adamson, Gordon Purcell and Al Milgrom (Aug 2007)

The Voyage of the Beetle: A Journey Around the World with Charles Darwin and the Search for the Solution to the... by Anne H. Weaver and George Lawrence (15 Nov 2007)



Charles Darwin (DK Biography) by David C. King (25 Dec 2006)

Charles Darwin, the Discoverer by Vargie Johnson and Abeera Atique (30 Mar 2006)



Inside The Beagle with Charles Darwin by Fiona Macdonald and Mark Bergin (1 Jul 2005)

Who Was Charles Darwin? by Deborah Hopkinson and Nancy Harrison (19 May 2005)


For a critique about children’s books on Darwin click here . Details of a website show-casing children’s books on Darwin and evolution


Want to encourage your children to find out about Darwin?  Try out some of these publications!  (Published since 2005)

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Photo: Jean Selmes