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Activity books for kids are an excellent way to keep the little ones occupied. Our children's activity books cater to all ages and include everything from brilliant builds in our Minecraft books to a huge range of boredom-busting puzzle books. We also have a great selection of kids' colouring books and LEGO books for the creative ones!

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Activity Books for Kids

Activity books for kids are an excellent way to keep the little ones occupied. Our children's activity books cater to all ages and include everything from brilliant builds in our Minecraft books to a huge range of boredom-busting puzzle books. We also have a great selection of kids' colouring books and LEGO books for the creative ones!

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    My First Stickers Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: MYFS
    Collection 3 years +
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    Start stickering from an early age!

    Dinosaurs, animals and things that go feature in this awesome collection of first sticker books - all of which have big stickers for little hands!

    By completing the activities and decorating the colourful scenes with the big stickers for little hands, children will enjoy a tactile experience as they develop their hand-eye coordination skills. Each book has simple, descriptive text and bright and bold artwork.
    Format: paperback
    • £9.99
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    • RRP £39.92
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    My First... Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: MFBO
    Collection 4 years +
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    Maths, mazes, numbers... Even origami!

    This collection of first books introduces children to important concepts in a fun and wonderfully interactive way. They are colourful, easy to follow and feature themes that we know your little ones will love.

    The search and find book will help them develop observational skills; the science book introduces basic concepts; and the picture puzzles encourage early numeracy and reading skills.
    Format: paperback
    • £9.99
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    • RRP £49.90
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    My First Writing Book Animals

    Product Code: FWAN
    Other 3 years +
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    This first writing book is full of awesome animals and gives children the chance to learn a number of first words.

    It comes with a pen and has wipe-clean pages for children to practise on. The stunning illustrations complement the text perfectly, too.

    Children can write down the words of what they see and then wipe them out and start again, developing their pen control and observational skills in the process.
    • £2.99
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    • RRP £6.99
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    My First Writing Book Farm

    Product Code: FWFA
    Other 3 years +
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    This first writing book is full of farm words and gives children the chance to learn a number of first words.

    It has wipe-clean pages and stunning illustrations that complement the text perfectly. It also includes a handy pen so children can start writing right away.

    Children can write down the words of what they see and then wipe them out and start again, developing their pen control and observational skills in the process.
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    My First Writing Book Things That Go!

    Product Code: FWTG
    Other 3 years +
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    This first writing book is full of things that go and gives children the chance to learn a number of first words.

    It comes with a pen and has wipe-clean pages. The stunning illustrations complement the text perfectly.

    Children can write down the words of what they see and then wipe them out and start again, developing their pen control and observational skills in the process.
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    My First Writing Book Dinosaurs

    Product Code: FWDI
    Other 3 years +
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    This first writing book is full of roar-some dinosaurs and gives children the chance to learn a number of first words.

    It comes with a pen and has wipe-clean pages and stunning illustrations that complement the text perfectly.

    Children can write down the words of what they see and then wipe them out and start again, developing their pen control and observational skills in the process.
    • £2.99
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    • RRP £6.99
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  • Dino Explorer

    Product Code: LPDE
    Other 3 years +
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    Prepare for a prehistoric adventure...

    With 15 puzzle pieces and roar-some scenes to decorate, this fun-filled set is perfect for little ones to play with as they travel back to a time to when dinosaurs ruled the Earth. The book is also full of things to spot and find.

    There are three different scenes for children to fill in as they match up the puzzle pieces and develop their hand-eye coordination and problem-solving skills. They can also enjoy playing with the dinosaur-shaped puzzle pieces as figurines!
    • £5.99
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  • Busy Town

    Rebecca Finn

    Product Code: BUO2
    Other Toddlers
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    By pushing, pulling and turning mechanisms, this first novelty board book will show young children the kind of things they can expect to see in a town just like theirs.

    Throughout Busy Town, there is so much going on. Children can ride on the bus, feed the ducks in the park and go to the shops before heading back home to bed.

    Bright and colourful, this book has gentle rhyming text and some simply beautiful illustrations.
    • £3.99
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    Stick & Play Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: SKLN
    Collection 3 years +
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    Children can enjoy a selection of spot-the-difference activities and learn some new words with these hands-on books.

    Featuring scenes from the city, ocean, zoo and farm, the spot-the-difference books contain simple text and bold graphics that complement the photographic scenes, and it's up to children to add the 50-plus stickers to the positions where the differences are.

    With the enticing themes of the animals, on the farm, under the sea and things that go, the Stick & Learn books contain a range of onomatopoeic words that add to the early learning fun and contain lots of reusable early learning stickers.
    Format: paperback
    • £9.99
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    • RRP £39.92
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  • Let's Go to the... Collection - 4 Books

    Product Code: LTSG
    Collection 4 years +
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    Let's go somewhere extraordinary...

    These four books encourage preschoolers to develop their pen control, word and number skills as they learn about castles, farms, fire stations and vets.

    There are activities to complete on every page and the wipe-clean nature means children can complete each simple task again and again, building up their simple vocabulary.
    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £23.96
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    My Book of Everything: Disney Princess

    Parragon

    Product Code: BEDP
    Hardback 3 years +
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    This magical book contains stories, activities, colouring fun and over 100 colourful stickers inspired by all of your favourite Disney princesses including Tiana, Snow White, Belle and Merida.
    • £4.99
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  • Wipe Clean Flashcards Bumper Pack

    Product Code: WCBF
    Other 3 years +
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    Great for making learning to write letters and numbers into a fun and thoroughly enjoyable experience for little ones aged 3 and up, this bumper set of sturdy wipe-clean flash cards is great for giving your child a head-start as they prepare themselves for joining 'big school'.

    Complete with a wipe-clean pen so that the flash cards can be enjoyed time and time again, the set comes in a handy button-fastened wallet so that they can be enjoyed anywhere.

    A perfect activity for developing their grasp with numbers, writing and improving their fine motor skills.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £10.99
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    Let's Pretend Christmas

    Roger Priddy

    Product Code: LPCH
    Paperback 3 years +
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    With busy Christmas scenes and 15 pieces, this fun-filled book and puzzle set is perfect for little ones to play with in the build-up to the big day.

    There are three different festive scenes for children to fill in as they match up the puzzle pieces to the missing food, toys and decorations.
    • £4.99
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    • RRP £12.99
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    My Dazzling Doodle Pad

    Product Code: MDDP
    Paperback 3 years +
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    Doodle your way to an underwater kingdom with this magical colouring book.

    It's packed with intricate artwork of magical mermaids and sea creatures that children will love adding a dash of personal colour to.
    • £4.99
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  • Metallic Markers and Glitter Pens colouring kit

    Product Code: ST2927
    Other 3 years +
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    You can express your creative side and add some sparkle to your life with this cool colouring kit.

    The designs range from pretty patterns to fantastic flowers and can be torn out so they are displayed with pride when you have finished your masterpiece.

    The kit includes four glitter gel pens, two metallic markers and over 20 exquisite designs.
    • £4.99
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  • Stop Here Santa Sticker Book

    Product Code: SHSS
    Paperback 3 years +
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    Including over 100 stickers, this seasonal book invites your children to join Santa and his hard-working elves at the busy grotto.

    Featuring reindeer, robins and dogs, this cool sticker book has wonderfully wintry scenes to decorate.

    This festive book will keep children happily entertained and busy as excitement gathers in the build-up to the big day.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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  • The What the Ladybird Heard Sticker Book

    Julia Donaldson

    Product Code: WBX2
    Paperback 3 years +
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    If your children love What the Ladybird Heard, they're sure to be excited to work their way through the games and activities in this sticker book.

    With hundreds of stickers included, you can trust this book to keep fans (aged 3 and over) of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks' bestseller happily entertained for hours at a time.
    • £4.99
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  • Christmas Songs Piano Book

    Product Code: CSPB
    Other 3 years +
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    This book has an electronic piano embedded inside and teaches budding musicians how to play a selection of cracking Christmas songs.

    The colour-coded instructions make it easy for children to play along to and the batteries are replaceable.
    • £9.99
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  • Lift and Look School

    Simon Abbott

    Product Code: LKK2
    Other Toddlers
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    This lift-the-flap board book introduces the concept of school and gently and reassuringly reveals the kind of things children might get up to when they start studying including making masks, visiting the aquarium and having fun in the playground.

    It's packed with large cut-out flaps that are the ideal size for little hands and feature bright and bold artwork and engaging text.
    • £3.99
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    My Little Pony Artist Pad

    Product Code: PG0240
    Paperback 3 years +
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    Little artists can draw something marvellous with the lovable characters from My Little Pony, who all star in this amazing and creative art pad.

    With three double-ended crayons, reusable stickers and loads of posters to colour in, the pad is perfect for keeping children entertained on long journeys or on rainy, stay-at-home days.
    • £3.99
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  • Forest Friends

    Product Code: FORE
    Other Toddlers
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    This adorable tree-shaped board book is full of lift-the-flap fun and features five super-cute animal characters!

    Little ones will love learning about each animal and their family group as they read the simple text and enjoy the big gatefold flaps.
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  • London Taxi

    Product Code: BSLT
    Hardback 3 years +
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    Fold out the pages to make the tracks and watch the little London taxi go!

    This delightful story features all the familiar sights of London and will provide hours of wind-up fun as children watch the friendly little taxi whizz its way through the nation's capital.
    • £4.99
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  • Lower Case Letters Age 3-5 Wipe Clean Activity Book

    Collins Easy Learning

    Product Code: AXHTL
    Other 3 years +
    Introduce young learners to lower case letters with this fun and engaging wipe-clean activity book. * Lots of practice opportunities to help children learn how to write letters. * Wipe-clean pages and pen so that children can try the activities again and again. * Colourful, motivating activities to help boost confidence.
    • £3.99
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  • My First Elmer

    David McKee

    Product Code: BPNEO
    Other Toddlers
    Elmer is not elephant colour. Elmer is patchwork. Elmer's much-loved first story is now available in this tactile shaped board book edition, abridged for the very youngest of readers. With its sturdy shaped pages for little fingers and its eye-catching march across any bookshelf, this gift is the perfect introduction for babies to the world of Elmer.
    • £7.69
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Children’s Activity Books

Activity books for children include a wide range of tasks to keep them occupied. Including puzzles, colouring books, stickers books and plenty to make and do, there's a whole world of entertainment waiting inside these creative books.

A great gift

Children's activity books make great presents for little ones that just love to discover. The collection of books and kids annuals on offer in our range caters for a variety of ages, making ideal birthday or Christmas presents.

Lots of topics

In the children's activity books category, you'll find a topic to suit even the most particular of kids. From classic puzzle books to Marvel-themed publications, art and even LEGO books, there's something all children are sure to get on-board with.

View our activity books

If you're stuck for something to keep the children occupied on a rainy afternoon, over the holidays or even on long car journeys, activity books are ideal. Take a look at our range of children's books today.

You'll find the following books in The Book People's range of activity books

  • Drawing books
  • Atlases and geography books
  • Sticker books
  • Joke books
  • Brain games
  • Spot the difference books
  • Doodle books
  • Map activity books
  • Pocket puzzle books
  • Fact books