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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

  • Rev-Up Racers: Puggy Buggies

    Product Code: RRPB
    Other 6 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    A barking brilliant book!

    Have fun making the buggies, and then race, colour and puzzle your way through the pug-packed activity book.

    Contents: Foam pieces, 2 Rev-up racers, Certificate, Activity book.
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  • Peppa Pig: Mermaids, Unicorns and Dragons Sticker Activity Book

    Peppa Pig

    Product Code: BYAQE
    Paperback 3 years +
    Peppa and George love mermaids, unicorns and dragons! Join Peppa and George for magical-creature fun and lots of puzzles and activities that will keep Peppa fans busy. Help Daddy Pig transform Peppa's toy horse, Horsey Twinkle Toes into a sparkly, colourful unicorn and use the guide to make your own dragon paper chain! Includes over 50 shiny foil stickers!
  • Wordsearch Workouts for Clever Kids

    Gareth Moore

    Product Code: CAVRF
    Paperback
    From the creators of the bestselling Brain Games for Clever Kids, this book is packed full of wordsearch puzzles to complete. This book is perfect for bright young wordsearch enthusiasts and is sure to keep kids engaged and entertained. Clever Kids can give their brains a workout as there's plenty of content to test their word power. All the answers can be found at the back of the book. From bestselling puzzle book author Dr Gareth Moore, the creator of the chart-topping Clever Kids series which has sold over 460,000 copies in the UK. Other books in the series include: 9781780552491 Brain Games for Clever Kids 9781780553078 Wordsearches for Clever Kids 9781780553146 Quiz Book for Clever Kids 9781780553085 Crosswords for Clever Kids 9781780554723 Brain Gaming for Clever Kids 9781780555409 Maths Games for Clever Kids 9781780554730 Word Games for Clever Kids 9781780555621 Times Tables Games for Clever Kids 9781780555638 Travel Puzzles for Clever Kids 9781780555935 10-Minute Brain Games for Clever Kids
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  • First Words Age 3-5 Wipe Clean Activity Book

    Collins Easy Learning

    Product Code: BLMNJ
    Other 3 years +
    Introduce young learners to writing with this fun and engaging wipe-clean activity book. * Lots of practice opportunities to help children learn how to write first words.* Wipe-clean pages and pen so that children can try the activities again and again.* Colourful, motivating activities to help boost confidence.
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  • Crossword Challenges for Clever Kids

    Gareth Moore

    Product Code: CAVRE
    Paperback
    From the creators of the bestselling Brain Games for Clever Kids, this puzzle book is ideal for crossword enthusiasts. It's packed with crossword challenges to complete and will provide hours of fun. Clever kids can put their brain through its paces as there's plenty of content to test their word power. All the answers can be found at the back of the book. From bestselling puzzle book author Dr Gareth Moore, the creator of the chart-topping Clever Kids series which has sold over 460,000 copies in the UK. Other books in the series include: 9781780552491 Brain Games for Clever Kids 9781780553078 Wordsearches for Clever Kids 9781780553146 Quiz Book for Clever Kids 9781780553085 Crosswords for Clever Kids 9781780554723 Brain Gaming for Clever Kids 9781780555409 Maths Games for Clever Kids 9781780554730 Word Games for Clever Kids 9781780555621 Times Tables Games for Clever Kids 9781780555638 Travel Puzzles for Clever Kids 9781780555935 10-Minute Brain Games for Clever Kids
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  • Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes...

    Annie Kubler

    Product Code: ALTEB
    Board Toddlers
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    This award winning series has been specifically designed for babies. A great introduction to books through well-known nursery rhymes and interactive text. Singing songs and rhymes is the perfect way to bond with your baby and share quality time. It also aids language development by introducing them to the natural sounds and patterns of speech. Combining these with actions also stimulates the brain and helps muscle development.
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  • Baby Touch and Feel Farm Animals

    Product Code: ATGED
    Other Babies
    This title helps you introduce your baby to farm animals with touch and feel textures. You can tickle and touch the textures together with your baby and watch them discover their favourite Farm Animals. You can encourage your baby to learn early concepts such as colours, shapes and patterns as they turn each page. You can let their little hands roam to find a velvety cow, a woolly sheep, a feathery cockerel, and a cuddly kid. Twinkly, fluffy and fuzzy textures in a chunky package are perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and tiny minds develop. Sturdy pages with tactile covers and rounded corners mean these books will last years of reading.
    • £3.59
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  • Minecraft Joke Book

    Mojang AB

    Product Code: BYYTA
    Paperback
    Did you hear about the creeper's birthday party? It really went off with a BANG! Why does Alex love redstone lamps? Because they light up her life. Where do tired miners sleep? On bedrock. The official Minecraft Joke Book is packed full of hilarious jokes that will have you laughing your blocks off! There's something for every Minecrafter, whatever their age. Collect all of the official Minecraft books to become the best Minecrafter you can be: Minecraft Guide to Exploration: 9781405285971 Minecraft Guide to Creative: 9781405285988 Minecraft Guide to Redstone: 9781405286008 Minecraft Guide to the Nether and the End: 9781405285995 Minecraft Guide to Enchantments and Potions: 9781405288958 Minecraft Guide to PVP Minigames: 9781405288965 Minecraft Guide to Farming: 9781405290104 Minecraft Blockopedia: 9781405273534 Minecraft: Exploded Builds: Medieval Fortress: 9781405284172 Minecraft The Survivors' Book of Secrets: 9781405283335 Minecraft Survival Tin: 9781405288200 Minecraft Mobestiary: 9781405286022 Minecraft: The Ultimate Construction Collection: 9781405291927 Minecraft is a multi-platform block-based gaming sensation available on Xbox, PlayStation, PC and mobile devices. Whether you're in Creative, Survival or Hardcore Mode, the official Mojang-approved Minecraft books contain all the advice you need to survive and thrive.
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  • Jokes for Funny Kids: 6 Year Olds

    Andrew Pinder

    Product Code: BZHZL
    Paperback
    A hilarious collection of hundreds of the funniest jokes for 6-year-olds. What do you call a blind dinosaur? Do-you-think-he-saw-us. Doctor, Doctor! I feel like a pair of curtains. Pull yourself together. What do you get when you cross a vampire and a snowman? Frost-bite. Packed with over 300 side-splitting jokes on ghosts, school, aliens and much, much more. Designed to be easy to read with wonderfully silly illustrations for extra laughs, this is a te he he-larious collection that 6-year-olds will love. Also available in the Funny Kids Jokes series: 9781780556246 Jokes for Funny Kids: 7 Year Olds 9781780556253 Jokes for Funny Kids: 8 Year Olds
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  • Notebook Doodles Go Girl!

    Jess Volinski

    Product Code: BAINN
    Paperback
    Notebook Doodles Go Girl! is a colouring activity book aimed specifically at design-savvy tween girls. It contains 30 interactive colouring pages on various fun themes and features original, authentic, trendy art that will resonate with the tween market.The designs are printed on high-quality artist paper, encouraging tweens to add their own personal touch using felt-tips, colouring pencils, crayons or other media.As well as featuring an art lesson at the front, the book also includes 8 pages of stunning coloured examples. Each design is accompanied by inspiring quotes and empowering statements to help lift tweens' moods, and encourage them to let their creativity flow.
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  • Where's Wally? The Great Picture Hunt

    Martin Handford

    Product Code: ATCEQ
    Paperback 3 years +
    An easily-portable mini edition of this Where's Wally? classic, which includes a magnifying lens! Join the art 'tastic adventure and search for the speccy, bobble-hatted one among the puzzling portraits and all the extremely epic exhibitions - and there are lots of other things to find too. Let the great picture hunt begin!
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  • Baby Touch And Feel: Farm

    DK

    Product Code: BIMQB
    Other Babies
    Teach your baby all about farms with touch and feel textures Stroke, tickle and touch the textures together with your baby and help them discover all about farms. Oink oink! Quack quack! Let their little hands roam and feel how feathery the ducklings are and how soft the piglets feel. They'll learn as you play. Twinkly, bumpy, scaly, silky, sandy, sticky and shiny textures in a chunky package: perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and tiny minds to develop.
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  • The Amazing Anti-Boredom Colouring Book

    Chris Dickason

    Product Code: AUVRF
    Paperback
    Packed with weird and wonderful pictures to colour in, The Amazing Anti-Boredom Colouring Book is sure to keep kids entertained for hours. This quirky colouring book is full of hilarious and extraordinary illustrations, from crazy monsters to animals mashups, which will banish boredom and transform everyday life into chaos and fantasy. This book is a follow-up to The Anti-Boredom Colouring Book.
    • £4.79
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  • Eyelike Stickers: Trucks

    Workman Publishing

    Product Code: BXZKR
    Paperback
    EyeLike Stickers, the bestselling series with over 2 million copies in print, introduces two beloved topics--pirates and trucks. Each book contains 400 full-color photographic stickers that will delight kids and crafters. EyeLike Stickers: Trucks features hundreds of vehicle stickers that will delight construction fans and invite imagination and play. See trucks of all sizes, scales, and types--ice cream trucks, fire trucks, pickups, and garbage trucks. Plus, traffic cones, streetlights, road signs, and equipment like helmets, wrenches, and safety vests will provide hours of fun to kids who are enthusiastic about construction or building. The stickers are durable and reusable; place them on any surface--binders, laptops, phone cases. You can even peel them off and stick them on again without losing the adhesive!
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  • The Pocket Moomin Colouring Book

    Tove Jansson

    Product Code: AVWXU
    Paperback
    In a new, perfectly pocket-sized format, The Pocket Moomin Colouring Book features original artwork from the coveted archive of Tove Jansson, creator of the Moomins; one of the most cherished children's book series ever written. This smaller edition, perfect for colouring on-the-go, features striking patterns and scenes as well as all your favourite Moomin characters and their most memorable quotes. Including all your favourite scenes from The Moomin Colouring Book.
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  • Little First Colouring Dinosaurs

    Kirsteen Robson

    Product Code: CDAXV
    Paperback
    From Triceratops and Iguanodon to Tyrannosaurus Rex and Diplodocus, little children can colour all their favourite dinosaurs in this activity book. With simple bold outlines and large areas to colour in, this book is the perfect way for young children to develop their pencil control and colouring skills.
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  • The Official Pokemon Early Reader: Legendary Ultra Beasts

    Pokemon

    Product Code: BYVWN
    Paperback
    The Detective Pikachu movie will be released in cinemas on 10th May 2019! Gotta Catch 'Em All! A fantastic full-colour early reader that Pokemon's youngest fans have been waiting for! When Ash comes across a mysterious Pokemon in Alola, no one knows what it is. Will some visitors from out of town be able to help? Pokemon Early Readers are perfect for developing reading skills and confidence.
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  • Mr. Men in Scotland

    Adam Hargreaves

    Product Code: BTOSF
    Paperback
    Mr Strong is taking part in the Highland Games in Scotland and on the way, him and his friends decide to take in the sights. They all have different ideas about what to see on their tour - Little Miss Splendid wants to visit a Woollen Mill, Mr Uppity demands to see Edinburgh castle and Little Miss Greedy wants to try haggis! But will Mr Strong manage to win the competition to become ultimate Highland Games champion? Mr Men and Little Miss Celebrations introduce children to all the exciting occasions that people celebrate including birthdays, Christmas, Halloween, Easter, sporting events ... and even a trip to the moon.
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  • Football Mazes

    Gareth Moore

    Product Code: CBRFH
    Paperback
    Go for goal with this fun-packed book of over 100 football-themed mazes. From boots and balls to fans and flags, these mazes come in all shapes and sizes (and there's even a pie-shaped one for when you get peckish). With twists, turns and tackles, each maze is guaranteed to challenge even the most fanatical of footie fans. Start off in the lower leagues, then progress through trickier and trickier tangles until you've made it all the way to the final trophy. And, for readers eager to boost their football know-how, there are also loads of real-life football facts to wow your mates with.
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  • Baby Touch and Feel Beep! Beep!

    Product Code: ATGKI
    Other Babies
    Help your baby discover all about tractors, trucks and rockets with touch and feel textures. "Baby Touch and Feel Beep! Beep!" is full of twinkly, bumpy, scaly, silky, sandy, sticky and shiny textures in a chunky package. Encourage your baby to learn early concepts such as colours, shapes and patterns as they turn each page. See the big strong bulldozer at work, the long arm of the digger and high in the sky - it's a plane! This title is perfect for encouraging tiny fingers to explore and young minds to develop. Sturdy pages with rounded corners mean "Baby Touch and Feel Beep! Beep!" will provide years of enjoyment.
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  • Baby Touch and Feel Mermaid

    DK

    Product Code: CCYZD
    Other
    For the very youngest mermaid fans, this cute, sparkly, touch and feel book is the perfect choice. With shimmery, shiny mermaids, a pearly underwater palace, friendly sea creatures, intricate mermaid accessories, and a fun rhyme, it's a delightful book to read aloud, and makes a great gift or stocking filler. Just right for sharing with babies and toddlers and encouraging their imaginative play, every page has a colourful character or mermaid accessory embellished with touch and feel patches or sparkly areas to expand children's senses. And the simple design - with one main picture per page - is easy for little ones to follow. From a twinkling mermaid's tail and a bumpy seahorse to a sea king's soft beard, a smooth, shiny dolphin, and a sparkly seashell mirror, Baby Touch and Feel Mermaid features all sorts of mer-mazing things! Read-aloud rhymes inspire pretend play and creativity, and names all the images - encouraging identification skills, and building language and picture-and-word association - helpful for early reading. This small baby board book is a good size for little hands to hold. Babies and toddlers will love turning the pages themselves, which develops their fine motor skills. Part of DK's popular Baby Touch and Feel series, this fun first mermaid book with its exciting sparkly jacket will appeal to little ones and stimulate their make-believe play.
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  • Wordsearches for Bright Sparks

    Gareth Moore

    Product Code: CBIZQ
    Paperback
    From Dr Gareth Moore, the author of Buster's bestselling Brain Games for Clever Kids series, comes a new collection of puzzles to get kids training their brains from an early age. For children aged 7-9, the Bright Sparks series is aimed at sharpening the minds of the next generation of puzzle masters. Wordsearches for Bright Sparks contains more than 100 fun wordsearches for kids to complete. The wordsearches gradually get more difficult as the book progresses, letting the reader get to grips with the puzzle style and then build on their skill. The book has been illustrated by Jess Bradley, who has filled the pages with cute and funny kawaii-style creatures.
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  • Unicorn Mazes

    Gareth Moore

    Product Code: CBQOH
    Paperback
    Enter an enchanted fairytale world with this fun-packed book of over 100 unicorn-themed mazes. From puppycorns and kittycorns to princes and princesses, these mazes come in all shapes and sizes (and there's even a cake-shaped one for when you get peckish). With twists, turns and even trolls, each maze will delight puzzle fiends and unicorn lovers alike. Start off with simpler adventures, before progressing to trickier tangles where you'll meet ogres, dragons, knights and the occasional pandacorn. And, for readers eager to find out more about unicorn lore, each section includes unicorn secrets to share with your friends.
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  • British Museum 101 Stickers! Ancient Egypt

    Sophie Beer

    Product Code: CCZGU
    Paperback
    Take a tour around ancient Egypt, from the Nile to the pyramids, with 11 scenes and 101 stickers! Then uncover amazing artefacts on an archeological dig and curate your own museum exhibit with real-life photographic objects.
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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

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