Children’s Activity Books

  • NGBB 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
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    Decode hieroglyphs, study the stars and go birdwatching...

    Avoid the cries of 'I'm bored' over the summer holidays by giving the children this hugely entertaining book from the experts at Usborne.

    From staging a shadow puppet show to making a musical instrument and flying a kite, there are so many projects to make and activities to complete.

    There are also riddles, word games and memory puzzles and specially selected links to websites that will offer even more fun ideas.
  • HWCS 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £2.99
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    Embrace the cuteness of Kawaii and learn how to draw adorable characters, animals, food and everyday objects with this how-to guide.

    All you'll need is a biro or sharpie and then you can start learning all the basic Kawaii techniques (including how to draw shapes, effects and add a little extra style) through the quick and easy exercises featured in this book.

    Making Kawaii characters is fun and thrilling for any budding artist and this beginner's guide has step-by-step sequences for mastering your skills.
  • Usborne Puzzle Book Collection - 6 Books - Collection - 9781474956116 - Usborne Activities
    PZZL 7 years +
    7 years +
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    • Just £1.33 per book
    Complete 99 word puzzles, 100 logic puzzles and over 80 picture puzzles in this collection of six activity books.

    This Usborne Activities collection is appealingly presented and will test children with all kinds of brain-teasers. They can also help to enhance their general knowledge and hone their maths skills.

    Perfect for party bags and long journeys.

    Format: paperback
  • EAWC 7 years +
    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 wonderful wild animal theme, this art kit includes eight patterned etc-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.
  • SSSP 8 years +
    8 years +
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    Make a burger and fries from sponges, a putty snowman and even magnetic slime!

    From cute burgers to doughnuts and on-trend avocados, children can make their own squishies by following these 36 easy projects - all of which are made from easy-to-find ingredients.

    This book also includes borax-free slime and putty recipes and all of the projects have been carefully designed so they are safe to make under adult supervision.
  • EAHL 7 years +
    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 awesome hand lettering theme, this art kit includes eight patterned etc-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.
  • LGAA 6 years +
    6 years +
    (1)
    • £6.99
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    This LEGO book provides the building blocks for learning all about the planet's most amazing animals.

    Featuring over 110 Minifigures and maps, it's bursting with facts that will thrill young nature lovers including the animal that can gobble up to 4,000 clams in one meal and a snail as big as a baseball!

    To make this amazing animal book even more appealing, it comes with 60 bricks to build exclusive mini-models of a panda, giraffe, penguin and kangaroo.
  • SWCP 7 years +
    7 years +
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    This book will be available to buy from 9 July onwards. Please keep checking back.

    This choose-your-own-adventure-style book takes place a long time ago in a LEGO galaxy far, far away.

    It lets young Jedi (or maybe they're Sith) decide who to battle, who to team up with and what they want to do on their intergalactic travels.

    Will they head to Jakku or join the rebels on Scarif? This book has over 40 different endings and is packed with facts, stats and photographs of LEGO Star Wars Minifigures and kits.
  • FAWC 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    If the World Cup's inspiring your future football star, this is the book to help them master all those tricks that will wow team-mates, oppositions and supporters.

    Billy and Jez - The F2 - ask what it means to be world-class and offer advice on how children can elevate all aspects of their game. They reveal some of the secrets of the world's greatest players and reveal traits that will help children improve their fitness, add focus to their mentality and spruce up their skills.

    This book can be used in conjunction with a free app that will show children how they're doing as they develop skills like Sanchez and cool finishing ability in the vein of Harry Kane.
  • EABU 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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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.
  • SWWW 7 years +
    7 years +
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    This follow-up to the bestselling Where's the Wookiee? gives Star Wars fans of all ages the chance to play search-and-find games starring Chewbacca and his furry friends. It also has cameos from Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader and Kylo Ren.

    As well as scenes from the classic films from the saga, this book has activity pages inspired by both The Force Awakens and Rogue One. Chewie is on the loose all over the galaxy and all you'll have to do is spot him - or other aliens, droids and creatures.
  • FOAC 7 years +
    7 years +
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    Encourage children to put down their devices and embrace the great outdoors by following the fun-filled activities in this inspiring book. There are over a hundred to try out!

    From making leaf art bunting to dream catchers and toy rafts, there are so many activities to enjoy. There are also more fitness-based activities including beach hopscotch, animal tracking and developing hunter-gathering skills.

    As well as improving children's health and fitness levels, this book can help them get closer to nature and enjoy all aspects of the great outdoors. There are fun activities including making a wormery and bug attractor and reference pictures to help identify plants, flowers and wildlife.
  • WIYG 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    Young nature enthusiasts can get up close and personal with the animals that visit their garden by following the tips in this essential guide from the RSPB. It's packed with cool illustrations and photographs of the wildlife they should be looking out for.

    From cool creepy-crawlies to beautiful birds, this bright and engaging book is full of facts and explains where and when you can spot all kinds of wildlife. It also covers butterflies, hedgehogs and plants.

    By following the advice and suggestions in this book, children (and you) might even have the chance to welcome some unexpected visitors into your garden.
  • GEMM 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    George Kranky, the star of Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous Medicine, will inspire your young scientists with this interactive activity book. It's packed with hands-on projects that use everyday household objects ? from making slime to building a volcano.

    From marvellously messy experiments including making a putty farm to crazy food and making rainbow rain, these are fun experiments and there is also ample space to write notes and findings towards the end of the book.
    Adult supervision required.
  • I-Spy Collection - 12 Books - Collection - 9780007969869
    ISPB 5 years +
    5 years +
    (2)
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    • Just 83.00p per book
    Children will love spotting things on their travels with these 12 interactive, pocket-sized books. They encourage them to discover more about the world around them and are packed with photos, facts and fun.

    There are books full of things for children to spot while they're on a car journey; enjoying a day out in the city; and while out at the shops. They'll love ticking off everything they see and scoring each item as they earn more and more points.

    These books are perfect to use as homework projects or just to keep children happily entertained on a long journey.
  • DPRW 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Everyone's talking about the royal wedding so why not encourage your children to dress up their favourite Disney princesses in gorgeous gowns, pretty shoes and stunning accessories.

    With over 100 sparkly glitter stickers and many more besides, this book will ensure the princesses all look wonderful on their special day. It even has pages dedicated to making cakes and beautiful bouquets in anticipation of each princess's big day.
  • DSDZ 5 years +
    5 years +
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    The Disney princesses, including Cinderella, Rapunzel and Jasmine, are getting ready to go to their respective balls and your children have the chance to dress them up in a variety of gorgeous gowns, marvellous masks, super shoes and amazing accessories.

    Including over 100 sparkly glitter stickers, this interactive book also comes with famous costumes to dress the characters up in and so much more. This book will bring royal joy to long journeys and stay-at-home days.
  • DPGL 5 years +
    5 years +
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    Help the princesses find their party style with this perfect sticker book. It gives young Disney fans the chance to dress up the likes of Cinderella, Aurora, Rapunzel, Belle and Tiana in an exciting variety of mix-and-match outfits.

    There are hundreds of combinations to put together as the princesses get ready to go to balls, parties or out for food. Best of all, 190 of the stickers have a sparkly rainbow effect style!
  • LGUS 5 years +
    5 years +
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    This LEGO City sticker book includes over a thousand stickers to help your children make their own exciting scenes using sets and Minifigures.

    From the beach to the jungle and a city park to a petrol station, children will love going on a brick-filled adventure through the bustling streets.

    Stickering is a great way of developing coordination and dexterity skills and LEGO is always popular. This book will delight any master builder!
  • LGBW 5 years +
    5 years +
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    With pictures of Minifigures, vehicles, sets and scenes, children aged 5 and over can build up their knowledge of 500 early words with this awesome LEGO book.

    From police officers catching crooks to firefighters going through their training drills and hot dog sellers cooking up tasty snacks, all the scenes in this book are delightfully busy and all the interesting words are clearly labelled.

    Activities like spotting recurring characters and finding hidden objects will keep children engaged as they learn words that will come in useful in their day-to-day lives.
  • SWAV 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
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    It's not long until The Last Jedi arrives in cinemas and this book will tell young fans everything they need to know about the Star Wars universe as they eagerly anticipate what's in store for Rey, Finn and Luke Skywalker...

    From why Kylo Ren talks to a helmet to the type of trooper that guards a tropical beach, this book is bursting with fun trivia about the famous characters and locations. It's also bursting with incredible photography.

    Including a sneak peek at the new film and material from all those that have been released so far, this book also has strange-but-true and 'Did you know?' facts scattered throughout. It even offers behind-the-scenes glimpses at the making of the movies.
  • The Wild Weather Book - Hardback - 9780711235281 - Fiona Danks
    WDWB 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.49
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    Bestselling authors of Book People favourite, the fantastic Stick Book, Fiona Danks and Jo Schofield are back with another fantastic guide that will encourage children to get outside, make the most of nature, and have an adventure, no matter what the weather.

    72 brilliantly imaginative suggestions for things to do in bad weather - from Rainy Adventures (swimming in the rain) to Getting Creative (making an igloo) and Games (slip and slide or watermelon rugby, anyone?) to Experiments (like rain traps and making boats) and Just Having Fun (if you've never tried rain dancing, now's your chance)! The inspiration is seemingly endless in this imaginative book and the fun to be had certainly is! So get the kids to grab their coats and start embracing those wet, windy and snowy days.
  • SFND 8 years +
    8 years +
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    This is a stargazing guide for budding astronomers and it's full of step-by-step guides to identifying all of the key constellations across the northern hemisphere.

    Making the night sky easier to navigate than ever before, it also provides facts and information on the milky way and various other wonders of the universe.

    It comes with a glow-in-the-dark star finder and will inspire children to add to their new-found knowledge every night when they look up at the stars.
  • Minecrafter Hacks Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781408872093 - Megan Miller
    MHCK 7 years +
    7 years +
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    • Just £1.83 per book
    You can't escape from Minecraft! And now your children can become masters of the sandbox game (PC version only) with these three guides that reveal the secrets, hints and tips that no other books do...

    Hacks for Minecrafters contains expert advice on mining, farming, magic and so much more, all accompanied by full-colour screenshots so the Minecraft player knows exactly what they have to do on their PC game.

    The Combat Edition prepares players for fighting enemies including cave spiders, creepers and zombie pigmen with expert tips, cheats and hacks, while Hacks for Minecrafters: Master Builder will show players how to build cool stuff including an underwater house, a pirate ship and a fortified castle!

    Please note these books apply to the PC versions of the Minecraft game only.