Electronics for Kids: Play with Simple Circuits and Experiment with Electricity! by Oyvind Nydal Dahl is an easy to understand and use book written specifically for young makers.
The book has three parts - Playing with Electricity, Building Circuits and The Digital World.
In the first part, he explains what electricity is, how to make things move with electricity and magnets and how to generate electricity.
In the second part, the author undertakes the task of creating light with LEDs, Soldering and building a musical instrument!
The final part is about circuits, how they work and making a game using circuits.
This is a detailed book with the whats, the how-tos and pitfalls the child could face while making the projects. In that sense, it feels like a teacher taking the student through carefully and steadily.
By the end of the book, the young reader and maker will feel confident to take on more projects and understand electronics better.
Highly recommended for children of all genders.