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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

  • Oh Dear! 35th Anniversary Edition

    Rod Campbell

    Product Code: BMTUB
    Other Toddlers
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    Rod Campbell, the creator of the preschool lift-the-flap classic Dear Zoo, has been a trusted name in early learning for over thirty-five years, and Oh Dear! has been a firm favourite with toddlers and parents alike since it was first published in 1983.Buster's staying with Grandma on the farm. But where will he find the eggs for breakfast? Not in the stable - oh dear! Young children will love lifting the flaps as they turn the pages and follow Buster around the farm. With bright, bold artwork, simple, catchy text and a whole host of favourite farm animals, Oh Dear! is a classic story to come back to again and again, and the thick board pages, chunky cased cover and sturdy flaps make it great for small hands.
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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.
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  • That's not my lion...

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: BWEIP
    Other Toddlers
    Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the bestselling That's not my... series with this book that is certain to be the mane event of your toddler's reading time - That's not my Lion!

    This new addition to the series has holographic gold edges and textured patches on the pages for babies and toddlers to touch and feel as they work their way though the book. The bright artwork will also help develop sensory and language awareness.
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  • That's Not My Car

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: ACMNO
    Board Toddlers

    That's Not My Car is part of Usborne's popular series of touchy-feely books that feature bright pictures and patches of different textures that will help babies and toddlers develop sensory and language awareness. Little ones will love turning the pages and be enthralled when they get to touch the feely patches.

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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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  • That's Not My Monkey

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: ADPGE
    Board Toddlers
    This is a new title in the groundbreaking "That's not my..." series. This award winning series is shortlisted for the British Book Industry Stora Enso Award for Design and Production. It combines bright, colourful illustrations with a variety of different textures to touch and feel on each page. It helps very young children develop important language and sensory skills. This Series is awarded 'Best Buy' by the readers of "Prima Baby" magazine.
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  • Peppa Pig: Peppa's Super Noisy Sound Book

    Ladybird

    Product Code: ALKKX
    Hardback Toddlers
    Peppa's Super Noisy Sound Book is a fun, interactive sound book, for fans of Peppa Pig! Snort! Find out what happens when Peppa and George's very quiet day turns very noisy indeed! With 18 sound buttons to press as you read the story, this is a super noisy gift for every Peppa fan! Based on the BAFTA award-winning animation. There are lots more Peppa Pig books from Ladybird for you to enjoy including: The Big Tale of Little Peppa and Play with Peppa Hand Puppet Book.
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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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  • That's not my chick...

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: BLFAZ
    Other Toddlers
    Babies and toddlers will love turning the pages, feeling the tactile patches and looking for a cute chick in this first board book.

    Usborne's That's Not My Chick is a lovely present for any little one.
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  • That's Not My Duck...

    Fiona Watts

    Product Code: AHWAX
    Board Toddlers
    Part of the bestselling, touchy-feely That's not my...series, which has sold millions of copies worldwide. Simple, repetitive text helps children to associate the adjectives with the sensation of touching the tactile patches. Illustrated in Rachel Wells' typical, bold style.
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  • That's Not My Plane

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: APOBM
    Other Toddlers
    A delightful touchy-feely book with simple, repetitive text. Features bight, colourful illustrations with textures to touch and feel on every pag, helping very young children develop language and sensory skills.
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  • That's Not My Tractor

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: ABKEY
    Board Toddlers
    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. Series awarded 'Best Buy' by the readers of "Prima Baby" magazine.
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  • Touch and Feel Fairy Tales: The Three Little Pigs

    Product Code: ACGUJ
    Board Toddlers
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    This Ladybird retelling of "The Three Little Pigs" is a wonderful introduction to classic fairy tales for toddlers and preschool children. Enjoy reading the simple text together, looking at the bright pictures and feeling the different touch-and-feels on every page.
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  • It's Mine!

    Rod Campbell

    Product Code: BYKXV
    Other Toddlers
    Rod Campbell, the creator of the preschool lift-the-flap classic Dear Zoo, has been a trusted name in early learning for over thirty-five years. In It's Mine! toddlers can find out who is hiding in the jungle, and see if they can spot all the animals. But watch out - there's a really big surprise at the end! With bright, bold artwork, a satisfying pop-up ending and lots of jungle animals, It's Mine! is a hide-and-seek story that is sure to keep young children entertained for hours - and the thick card pages and chunky cased cover make it great for small hands.
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  • That's Not My Cow

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: AOGMD
    Paperback Toddlers
    Little children can meet lots of different cows in this book, each with engaging, touchy-feely patches. Follow the simple, repetitive text right to the final page to find out which cow is the right one - and don't forget to look out for the little white mouse on every page. Perfect for sharing with babies and toddlers.
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  • The Jungle Book

    Miriam Bos

    Product Code: ARGFP
    Other Babies
    The wild adventures of Mowgli in Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book are well-loved, timeless tales of growing up and finding a place in the world. First Stories: The Jungle Book is a perfect introduction for young children to this classic story and its host of animal characters. Push, pull and slide mechanisms to bring the story to life and see favourite scenes in action. Mowgli, Baloo, Bagheera and of course the fearsome tiger Shere Khan are all beautifully imagined by Miriam Bos in her bold, appealing illustrations.
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  • Baby's Very First Noisy Book

    Stella Baggott

    Product Code: AAJWF
    Board Toddlers
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    This is a bold, bright new book for babies containing beautifully designed high-contrast images that are easy for even newborn babies to focus on and a sound panel to bring the pictures to life. The words are onomatopoeic, providing easy prompts for parents to make sounds for their babies to hear, essential for their speech development along with the sound panel for added effect. The sounds include quacking ducks, tooting cars and a wailing fire engine.
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  • The Animal Boogie

    Debbie Harter

    Product Code: ABOMT
    Other Toddlers
    This lively rhyme soon has young listeners frolicking around, with creatures in the Indian jungle. Children will be eager to join in and copy the animals' actions. The song has a quick pace and its catchiness allows little ones, to learn the words and get involved with the story, as they try to guess the animal that will appear on the next page. The book features children from many cultures and differently-abled children. The rhymes and music encourage children to experiment with movement. Everyone will want to get up and dance to this toe-tapping favourite!
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  • That's Not My Princess

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: ACGRI
    Board Toddlers

    Usborne's interactive, touchy-feely books in this series are favourites with babies and toddlers who love to explore the different textures and join in with the refrain. With pretty illustrations and sparkly, fluffy and bumpy surfaces to touch, That's Not My Princess... is sure to be a hit with little girls who love anything pink and sparkly.

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  • That's not my flamingo...

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: BUUGA
    Other Toddlers
    Celebrate the 20th anniversary of the That's not my... series with this tropical addition, That's not my Flamingo!

    The youngest readers will love touching the textured patches including fuzzy tails, soft wings and fluffy bodies. The bright artwork has also been specially designed to help develop sensory and language awareness.
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  • Baby Duck: Finger Puppet Book

    Yu-Hsuan Huang

    Product Code: BMOEQ
    Other Babies
    How does Baby Duck dry off after a swim? Follow along with this cute baby animal as it experiences its world, from playtime to bedtime. The simple, comforting stories in this go-to baby gift series have made it a multimillion seller. Featuring a permanently attached plush finger puppet, each volume offers parents and children a fun, interactive way to play and read as they build a lifelong love of books together.
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  • That's Not My Piglet

    Fiona Watts

    Product Code: AIUQY
    Board Toddlers
    There are five friendly piglets for young children to meet as they search for the right pig in this fun touchy-feely board book with simple, repetitive text. It features bright, colourful illustrations with carefully chosen textures to touch and feel on every page.
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  • Guess How Much I Love You - Pocket Pop-up

    Sam McBratney

    Product Code: AFLWC
    Hardback Toddlers
    An unfolding cut-paper edition of the classic picture book story "Guess How Much I Love You". "I love you right up to the moon - and back." "Guess How Much I Love You" is the story of Big Nutbrown Hare and Little Nutbrown Hare, and the adorable game they play to express their love for each other. But as each tries to outdo the other, the hares discover that love is not an easy thing to measure! This dainty new pocket pop-up comes in a gorgeous slipcase and folds out to a length of 150 cm with beautiful cut-paper devices. With sales of over 28 million copies, "Guess How Much I Love You" is the perfect present to give to the one you love. It is a delightful gift box edition for children and adults alike. Printed front and back, the story reads across both sides of the miniature concertina and extends to 150 cm long! Delicate pops throughout to enhance storytelling. It is a charming impulse buy; great for counter displays, baskets or shelves.
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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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