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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

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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.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £12.99
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  • Countdown to Christmas Activities

    Product Code: ST2850
    Other 3 years +
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    Count down to Christmas with 24 days of amazing advent activities!

    Hang up the calendar on the wall after completing activities including colouring awesome ornaments, taking part in a reindeer race and spotting the difference between some festive scenes.

    The calendar has a bright and glittery cover and the 24 activities are sure to get children in the festive mood.

    Size 290 x 425mm, ages 3 plus
    • £2.00
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    Minecraft Earth Essential Guide

    Product Code: MEEG
    Other 8 years +
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    Minecraft Earth is set to take over the world and this essential unofficial guide will help your search for Tappables, wherever you go.

    Build up your collection of blocks as you follow the special tops and beat Adventures. This book also contains a section on how to make the best builds for yourself and where you should place them.

    It also includes a gallery of awesome Minecraft makes from all around the world to offer any fan inspiration for their next big build.
    • £2.00
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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.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £6.99
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    Hello World Bingo Game

    Product Code: ED2094
    Other 7 years +
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    Learn how to say 'hello' in over 50 languages with this brightly coloured and fast-moving bingo game for up to nine players!

    Discover an array of global greetings, from the familiar to the unusual, and test your linguistic abilities as you play the fast-moving and beautifully illustrated Hello World Bingo.

    Contents: 1 board, 8 game cards, 64 hello tokens, 130 round counters and 1 instruction leaflet

    Not suitable for children under 36 months
    Packaging dimensions: 230 x 230mm
    • £2.00
    • RRP £18.99
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    Quest Adventures Collection - 12 Books

    Product Code: NQUE
    Collection 7 years +
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    Children can be heroes and create their own history, maths and science adventures with these 12 interactive books. All they have to do is solve the clues and answer the questions to complete the quests.

    Suitable for children aged 7 and over, these will make learning fun and assist children with their studies at school. They'll also help develop problem-solving and decision-making skills.

    If children get a question wrong, they'll find clues that guide them along to the correct answer.
    • £8.00
    • RRP £59.88
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    My Rainbow Bag Sticker Book

    Product Code: MYRB
    Other 3 years +
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    Your children will love everything about this rainbow-inspired sticker book - and the bag that it comes in!

    It's a fabulous activity book packed full of fun, games and stickers that can be used to decorate the book or anywhere else that they fancy.
    • £2.00
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    Etch Art: Butterflies

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    Product Code: EABU
    Other 7 years +
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    As they draw on the etch-art panels using the stylus provided, budding artists will uncover bright painted pictures underneath - meaning their pictures and patterns will soon be bursting with colour!

    With its beautiful butterfly theme, this art kit includes eight patterned etch-art panels and eight plain ones for children to create their own designs on. It also includes an instruction booklet and many other vibrant scenes inspired by nature and summer.
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  • Racer 3D Art Pad

    Product Code: AN0465
    Other 5 years +
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    Get into pole position and race for the prize with this 3D racing car art pad!

    Young racers will love seeing their doodles jump out from the page with these specially designed backgrounds. Just pop on the 3D glasses and prepare to be wowed. As well as 11 pages to doodle on, there are five 3D posters that can be displayed on any wall with pride once complete. A champion activity for creative kids.

    Includes 3D glasses, stickers and felt tip pen. 38 x 25cm. For ages 5 and over.
    • £4.00
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    Look Inside Cars

    Rob Lloyd Jones

    Product Code: HHM3
    Other
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    This is a fascinating flap book packed with interesting information about cars, from how the first automobiles were invented, to how speedy racing cars get around tracks. Each of the seven double-page spreads have several flaps to lift, many with double flaps, and several of them also have fun paper technology such as sliding a race car or moving a car along a production line in a factory. Other spreads look inside a busy car repair shop, and a scrap yard where old cars get crushed.
    • £3.00
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    Never Touch the Dinosaurs

    Product Code: NTTD
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    You should never touch the dinosaurs... Apart from when you have your hands on this roar-somely tactile touch-and-feel book!

    This book has a funny rhyme that reveals all about the dangers of touching a dinosaur but children just won't be able to resist grabbing the innovative silicone touches.
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    Meet the Groovicorns Playhouse

    Product Code: GROO
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    We're all fans of unicorns, but just wait until you and your children meet the groovicorns!

    These enchanting characters star in this unique touch-and-feel book with colour-changing sequins! The witty, rhyming text describes why groovicorns are even better than unicorns and the tactile nature adds extra joy.

    Bright, bold and funny, the sturdy pages are easy for little hands to hold, too.
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    First Facts and Flaps: Giant Dinosaurs

    Naray Yoon

    Product Code: FFDI
    Other 3 years +
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    Why did a Stegosaurus have plates on its back? And just how much meat would a Tyrannosaurus Rex eat in one go?

    This dino-myte book has bold artwork, flaps to lifts and all kinds of prehistoric facts to pore over. It's a very visual and extremely accessible guide for children who want to explore our past.
    • £4.00
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    My First Gruffalo: Can You Count? Jigsaw book

    Julia Donaldson

    Product Code: JJG3
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    Learn all about numbers with the Gruffalo and friends through five fantastic puzzles in My First Gruffalo: Can you Count? Jigsaw Book. Count from one piece to five with Mouse, Snake, Fox, Owl, and the Gruffalo! This chunky board book is perfect for small paws, and young Gruffalo fans will love discovering a favourite character on every spread! An exciting new My First Gruffalo jigsaw series from the best-selling Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
    • £3.00
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    Cute Puffy Sticker Activity

    Product Code: CPSA
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    Packed full of amazing activities and press outs, with over 100 puffy stickers to use.
    • £2.00
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    Scratch and Reveal Magical Mermaids

    Product Code: SRMM
    Other 5 years +
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    Make magical mermaid stencil art with this creative set!

    It includes stencils and a scratcher that can help children transform the pages. Once they start scratching, they'll be wowed by the rainbow-coloured pieces of art hidden underneath.

    This is a fun activity that will keep children happily entertained.
    • £4.00
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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