Children's Books

Usborne Activity Books

  • First Sticker Book: Christmas Market - Paperback - 9781409582441 - James Maclaine
    CMSB 3 years +
    James Maclaine
    3 years +
    • £2.00
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    There is nothing more festive than wrapping up warm and taking a wander around a fabulously festive Christmas market. This First Sticker Book from Usborne will help young children discover the sights they can expect when they go to one.

    With fun fairground rides, a beautiful ice rink, stalls selling handmade gifts and even a trip to Santa's Grotto, the book is full of heart-warming Christmas imagery that is just waiting for the delightful stickers to be added.

    A lovely book to introduce little ones to the delights of the most wonderful time of the year.
  • UCWB 9 years +
    Louie Stowell
    9 years +
    • £3.99
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    From the experts at Usborne, this is a write-in book filled with a wide range of creative writing activities, tips and advice to inspire a new generation of authors, poets, journalists and scriptwriters.

    From creating characters to choosing a genre and even writing a screenplay, there is so much advice and inspiration. The book encourages children to write reviews of books they love or hate; learn how to use flashbacks effectively; and writing a speech for when they rule the world.

    There are prompts for writing poems, comics, blog and scripts as well. With plenty of space to write in, the book has no scary blank pages.
  • UCP2 3 years +
    Ruth Brocklehurst
    3 years +
    (4)
    • £4.99
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    The Usborne Children's Picture Atlas gives readers aged 3 and over an intriguing look at the world - from the hot African plains to the frozen Arctic tundra.

    Featuring fun facts about countries and their capital cities, their famous landmarks, longest rivers and highest mountains - and with picture stories throughout as well - this is a brilliant home resource for young children as they begin to explore the wider world and the people and places within it.

    With quiz questions to engage the reader and interesting objects to spot on the pages, this is a simple and appealing introduction to maps and different cultures for preschool children.
  • RDAY 6 years +
    6 years +
    (1)
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    Stuck inside on a rainy day? Heading away on a beach holiday and looking for some fun ideas? Need some ways to stop the children saying: 'I'm so bored'? This is the book for you!

    They can make a paper caterpillar, an octopus mobile, conjure up a sparkly wand, create amazing door signs and have some prehistoric fun painting dinosaurs with Usborne's 50 Rainy Day Activities.

    With 50 craft activities to enjoy, all complete with step-by-step instructions and illustrations so children know exactly what to aim for, this is a book that will bring a ray of sunshine to a rainy day - or any day at all!
  • BDDC 6 years +
    6 years +
    (6)
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    Children aged 6 plus who love expressing their imagination and creativity will be entertained for months with this super-big book bursting with drawing, doodling and colouring activities and pictures to complete.

    Colour in a range of appealing scenes, finish plenty of fun drawings, add unique detail to doodles and add your very own personal touch to the endless ideas and chances to create modern, stylish and thoughtfully designed pieces in this entertaining book from the experts at Usborne.
  • MBPL 5 years +
    Rob Lloyd Jones
    5 years +
    • £3.99
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    The Big Picture Book of London will show children what they can expect to see on their next visit to the famous city.

    Created by the experts at Usborne, the beautifully illustrated book is ideal for both kids who are looking to visit England's capital and those who already live in the vibrant city. Many of the landmarks are accompanied by fascinating facts.

    The book is packed with information about the sights they'll see and where to find them including Buckingham Palace, the Olympic Stadium and the Royal Albert Hall. The middle pages even include a fold-out view of the River Thames.
  • PINS 3 years +
    Anna Milbourne
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    This lift-the-flap book from Usborne will take younger children on an out-of-this-world adventure and teach them all about space.

    The perfect introduction to space travel and astronauts, it starts by asking children to look up into the sky and think about what they can see. It then goes on to explain how astronauts visit the moon and reveals what it's like up there. Finally, it heads around the planets of the solar system and asks if there's someone else out there...

    With superb artwork, friendly text and surprises under the flaps, this is a great book for budding astronauts.
  • HFFB 5 years +
    Emily Bone
    5 years +
    • £3.99
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    This creative activity book from the experts at Usborne will inspire children aged 6 and over to create a forest of fold-together birds.

    Fantastically designed, the birds include peacocks, eagles, flamingos and other exotic and fictional birds. Putting them together provides a fun way of practising fine motor skills and there are step-by-step instructions for every single one.

    The birds are wonderfully designed and presented in a variety of vibrant colours, shapes and patterns.
  • ASAB 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
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    This Usborne activity book will help children master their adding and subtracting skills in an exciting way.

    A great way of making maths fun, there are stickers to complete some of the puzzles and there are also plenty of tips and tricks to help children find the solutions.

    This interactive book is sure to help children in their school lessons as they gain knowledge of what can be a very tricky subject.
  • USCH 5 years +
    Lucy Bowman
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Any child who wants to become a King or Queen at playing chess will find the activities and puzzles in this Usborne book incredibly useful.

    An interactive approach to learning how to play this sometimes tricky game, the book will help children understand about it and enhance their problem-solving skills.

    There are also hints and tips to help children sharpen up their chess skills and advice on the best ways to think strategically and tactically. With illustrations on every page, there are also stickers to help children visualise the rules and logistics of chess.
  • ARTA 7 years +
    Sam Baer
    7 years +
    • £3.99
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    Help your children develop - and embrace - a love of art with this amazing write-in activity book.

    There are a number of famous paintings included within the pages and they're accompanied by creative projects and puzzles that will help further children's understanding of key elements like colour and composition in a fun and interactive way.

    With its interactive approach and a selection of stickers to stick, this is a fine introduction to the world of fine art.
  • CTHD 3 years +
    Felicity Brooks
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    This large and colourful hardback from Usborne will help children learn how to count to 100.

    Every board book-style page has eye-catching illustrations and it's up to the children to count the objects up for each number. From one full moon to five hot air balloons and even 80 swirling leaves and 100 twinkling stars, children will be delighted by the artwork.

    Counting to 100 will become effortless and fun with this simply gorgeous book.
  • OGSB 7 years +
    Susan Meredith
    7 years +
    • £3.99
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    The Olympics remains the greatest show on Earth and the whole world was excited to see the top athletes battling it out for Gold in Rio.

    This sticker book, produced in association with the International Olympic Committee, has 100 stickers of athletes such as Usain Bolt and Jessica Ennis-Hill and uses photos and illustrations to tell the story of the Olympic Games.

    It covers the event's history and reveals who the greatest Olympians of all time are.
  • Usborne Art Colouring & Sticker Book - Paperback - 9781409598695 - Rosie Dickins
    ACAS 5 years +
    Rosie Dickins
    5 years +
    • £4.00
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    This brilliantly interactive book has been published in association with London's National Gallery and features some of the best-known works from their collection of paintings.

    Children as young as 5 will be able to colour in the pieces of art and add stickers to them while also developing a deeper understanding of - and appreciation for - art. There are also write-in puzzles to complete!
  • Picture Puzzles Books Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781474921107
    PPZL 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £20.97
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    • Just £2.00 per book
    With animals from the zoo, the farm and the sea all featured, this activity-filled collection will keep children aged 5 and over happily entertained.

    With things to find, spot-the-differences and so much more, the puzzles in the books are great for helping children develop their numerical and language skills, as well as their powers of observation.
  • SYS2 3 years +
    Emily Bone
    3 years +
    (2)
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    The Usborne Beginners: Solar System guide is aimed at a young readership and the simple descriptions of our universe make it a perfect book to dip into and enjoy.

    With a helpful glossary to explain unfamiliar words and a list of websites to visit for more information, this early reference book will be useful for homework help, and it's fun just to look and marvel at!

    Ideal for readers aged 5 and over.
  • Usborne First Illustrated Maths Dictionary - Paperback - 9781409556633 - Kirsteen Rogers
    FDOM 5 years +
    Kirsteen Rogers
    5 years +
    • £3.00
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    Usborne's First Illustrated Maths Dictionary has been specifically designed to be used by children in their first few years at school and contains clear, simple text that will help little ones aged five and over get their heads around maths problems. Aided by lively illustrations that will guide both children and parents through basic concepts, the informative paperback also contains links to safe websites where the children can hone their new-found skills.

  • CFBS 7 years +
    Jonathan Melmoth
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    An ideal introduction to coding for children who are just starting to learn about computer coding at school, Coding for Beginners is a friendly and accessible book will teach children the basics of Scratch (a free, online programme developed by MIT which is widely used in primary schools), allowing them to get inside the code of their computer and create simple games and animations on screen.

    Taking young coders step by step through a number of different Scratch learning games and tasks, the book will have them mastering coding in no time at all.
  • FIED 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £4.99
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    Designed especially for children aged 5 and over, this Usborne dictionary contains definitions of over 2,500 words and is written in simple and friendly language.

    The common words all have definitions written in full sentences to show them in context and there are also pronunciation guides for the trickier spellings.

    There are also 500 beautiful illustrations throughout the dictionary to add extra appeal and facts and lists to help aid learning further.
  • FSTK 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
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    Football fans all over the country are eagerly awaiting the new season and what better way to get young children into the sport than with the help of this sporty, activity book?

    With over 150 stickers, the scenes include players, fans and exciting goalmouth action. There are football kits to colour in, stickers of players to add to defensive walls and even some goalscoring strikers.

    At its goal-den price, this is a book that will hit the back of the net every time!
  • Sticker Dressing: Shakespeare - Paperback - 9781409564270 - Rachel Firth
    SDSH 5 years +
    Rachel Firth
    5 years +
    • £1.99
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    The Sticker Dolly Dressing books have been huge hits for the Book People and now we're delighted some of William Shakespeare's much-loved characters, including Hamlet and Macbeth, are part of this bestselling series.

    With over 200 stickers to choose from, children aged 5 and over will have so much fun dressing up the actors as they prepare to take the stage to appear in one of the Bard's famous plays!

    A fun and accessible introduction to the work and characters of Shakespeare, this sticker book is sure to inspire children to look into his works further...
  • Sticker Astronauts - Paperback - 9781409582243 - Struan Reid
    STAS 5 years +
    Struan Reid
    5 years +
    • £2.00
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    An out-of-this-world sticker activity book for budding astro-adventurers, Sticker Astronauts lets space-mad kids aged 5 and above dress the astronauts for their daring space missions - showing them the different uniforms and outfits worn by astronauts, cosmonauts and taikonauts.

    Packed with over 250 stickers, this activity book will provide hours of entertainment as they learn all about the important elements of space suits.
  • ONK2 Babies
    Fiona Watt
    Babies
    • £4.99
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    Part of a very popular series that aims to help toddlers develop their language and sensory skills, That's Not My Monkey is a touchy-feely board full of bright artwork and tactile patches.

    With simple, repetitive text and a cheeky character at its heart, there is also a little white mouse for children to spot on every page. Available at a great Book People price, this is a must for any young reader you know.
  • ACJJU Toddlers
    Fiona Watt
    Toddlers
    • £5.79
    • RRP £6.99
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    This is a lovely new edition of this popular title in the groundbreaking 'That's not my...' series. It combines bright, colourful illustrations with a variety of different textures to touch and feel. It helps very young children develop important language and sensory skills. The Series is awarded 'Best Buy' by the readers of "Prima Baby magazine". It is an Award-winning series shortlisted for the WHSmith Children's Book of the Year and British Book Industry Stora Enso Award for Design and Production. 'That's not my...' activity sheets are available to download from our associated website.