The Earth book by Todd Parr — I requested this book about a jillion times in a row. It was that good. My favorite part was when the guy turns off the faucet when he brushes his teeth.
The complete book of the Olympics by David Wallechinsky and Jaime Loucky
Gold by Chris Cleave
How to watch the Olympics: the essential guide to the rules, statistics, heroes, and zeroes of every sport by David Goldblatt and Johnny Acton ; diagrams by Belinda Evans