Coding for Kids Book Collection

Book Resources for Kids Who Code (or Want to Learn!)

Introduce young readers to the world of coding, from the most basic concepts to programming games in Scratch. These resources tap into students' natural curiosity about how their favorite games work. Explore lesson plans, activities, games, and videos aligned to coding guides, graphic novels, and a chapter book about girls who code. 

Written by Kiki Prottsman

This interactive, hands-on book gives young student their first introduction to coding. Give...

K - 2

Written by Reshma Saujani

Girls Who Code founder Reshma Saujani's graphically animated book shows what a huge role computer...

3rd - 12th

Written by Gene Luen Yang and Mike Holmes

Something strange is afoot at Stately Academy and it's up to a few enterprising students who know a...

4th - 6th

Written by Heather Lyons and Elizabeth Tweedale

This book from the Kids Get Coding series shows kids how to get started and learn from mistakes....

3rd - 9th

Written by Jon Woodcock

Favorite characters from the Star Wars movies guide you through creating your own code using...

3rd - 7th

Written by Jon Woodcock

Learn how to use the programming language Scratch to create your own games. Easy to follow instructions and colorful illustrations bring the language to life.

3rd - 7th

Written by Tamara Ireland Stone

This novel for middle grades features a girl who's idea for an app goes viral. A fictionalized look at coding, friendship, problem solving, and navigating life as a tween.

3rd - 7th

Why Ya Buggin'? Criss Cross

Put your programming knowledge to the test with this Criss Cross puzzle. All clues relate to content in Kids Get Coding. Print puzzle or fill in squares on your tablet, phone, or computer.