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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

  • The Usborne Step-by-Step Drawing Book

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: ALRXR
    Paperback 4 years +
    (3)
    From rockets to robots and monkeys to monsters, this draw-in book from the experts at Usborne will show you how to draw everything you've ever wanted with simple step-by-step instructions.

    It's an easy-to-follow, step-by-step drawing book that helps children master the simple drawing skills required to render a range of animals, people and objects - and it comes with plenty of space for doing their own drawings.
    • £7.89
    • RRP £7.99
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  • The Wonky Donkey

    Craig Smith

    Product Code: BSTIU
    Paperback 3 years +
    (3)
    You've all seen the video of the laughing granny reading Wonky Donkey to her grandchild. Now recreate your own version with a copy of the hilarious picture book.

    It's already sold over 1 million copies worldwide and you and your little readers will be hugely entertained by the spunky hanky-panky cranky stinky-dinky lanky honky-tonky winky wonky donkey.
    • £6.49
    • RRP £6.99
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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.
    • £4.49
    • RRP £4.99
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  • Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes...

    Annie Kubler

    Product Code: ALTEB
    Board Toddlers
    (1)
    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.
    • £4.49
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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.

    • £6.29
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  • Usborne: Peep Inside the Garden

    Anna Milbourne

    Product Code: AMWZV
    Other 5 years +
    (1)
    A sunny garden hums, buzzes, creeps and crawls with life. Lift the flaps and peep through the delicate laser-cut holes to discover a whole host of butterflies, birds and bees, caterpillars, squirrels, frogs and other garden wildlife. A delightful information book for the very young.
    • £7.19
    • RRP £7.99
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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.
    • £6.29
    • RRP £6.99
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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.
    • £6.29
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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.
    • £6.79
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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.
    • £6.29
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  • Touch and Feel Fairy Tales: The Three Little Pigs

    Product Code: ACGUJ
    Board Toddlers
    (1)
    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.
    • £5.39
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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.
    • £6.89
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  • Usborne: Peep Inside Night Time

    Anna Milbourne

    Product Code: ALHMH
    Board 3 years +
    A very simple non-fiction, lift-the-flap book for small children, packed with holes to peep through, flaps to peep beneath and snippets of factual information about what happens when night falls.
    • £7.89
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Upper Case Letters Age 3-5 Wipe Clean Activity Book

    Collins Easy Learning

    Product Code: AXHTJ
    Other 3 years +
    Introduce young learners to upper 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.
    • £4.49
    • RRP £4.99
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  • Baby's Very First Noisy Book

    Stella Baggott

    Product Code: AAJWF
    Board Toddlers
    (1)
    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.
    • £9.49
    • RRP £9.99
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  • Noisy Dinosaur

    Sam Taplin

    Product Code: AAHIN
    Board 5 years +
    This lovely big board book is perfect for sharing with small children, who will love pressing the buttons to make the sounds you hear in the noisy prehistoric times. A perfect book for young dinosaur enthusiasts. The book comes with eight sounds, including a Tyrannosaurus Rex roaring, raptors hissing and a pterodactyl squawking. It is colorfully illustrated by Lee Wildish.
    • £11.69
    • RRP £12.99
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  • The Very Hungry Caterpillar: Touch and Feel Playbook

    Eric Carle

    Product Code: AJNKM
    Board Toddlers
    (1)
    In this tactile early-learning playbook which features artwork from "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" and other Eric Carle picture books, first concepts such as colours, numbers, shapes and first words are introduced through textures, words and pictures. Ideal for older babies and toddlers, this bright, sturdy board book is perfect for sharing and encouraging interactive play.
    • £8.39
    • RRP £8.99
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  • Usborne Touchy-Feely Farmyard Tales: Animal Hide and Seek

    Stephen Cartwright

    Product Code: AAHGV
    Hardback Toddlers
    In a large format with flaps as well as textured patches, this book introduces the characters from Apple Tree Farm to young children. The use of textures adds a different dimension to sharing books with babies and toddlers. As each page is turned, a different texture is waiting to be discovered.
    • £9.69
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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.

    • £6.29
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  • 100 Things for Little Children to Do on a Journey

    Catriona Clarke

    Product Code: AEAVS
    Other 5 years +
    This title features a brand new set of cards containing simple activities to keep little children busy on long journeys. It includes games such as noughts and crosses, as well as puzzles and quizzes using objects which can be found inside the vehicle or in the surrounding scenery. The cards are wipe clean and the pack includes a special pen with which to write the answers on the cards, making the pack entirely self contained and easily portable. The cards are robust and durable, ensuring repeated use.
    • £6.29
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  • Animal Sticker Book

    Cecilia Johansson

    Product Code: ACGRO
    Paperback 5 years +

    Illustrated by Cecilia Johansson, the Animal Sticker Book encourages children to fill in the fun animal scenes using the colourful stickers provided. It features scenes that include rainforests, animals in the home, the dry desert, under the sea and the arctic plains.

    • £5.39
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  • Baby's Very First Slide and See Animals

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: AMXAA
    Other Toddlers
    An engaging, interactive board book, specially designed for very young children, full of vivid colours, stylish illustrations and friendly animals. Simple slider mechanisms allow a picture to be transformed, as a bush baby peers out from his tree trunk home, some meerkats pop up from their underground burrows and a monkey swings through the trees.
    • £7.89
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  • That's Not My Truck

    Fiona Watt

    Product Code: AEBHS
    Board Toddlers
    Here is a fresh new edition of this popular title with updated artwork. It is a part of award winning series 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 awarded 'Best Buy' by the readers of "Prima Baby" magazine.
    • £6.29
    • RRP £6.99
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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.
    • £6.29
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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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