Children's Books

Children’s Activity Books

  • The Simpsons Comics Annual 2018 - Hardback - 9781785656569
    TSAN 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.50
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.49
    Everybody's favourite dysfunctional family has been entertaining the world for 28 series now and show no signs of slowing down soon... The Simpsons Annual 2018 is full of comic book adventures starring Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa, Maggie and the other unforgettable characters from Springfield.

    The comic-strip stories in this annual are packed with fun and adventure and will delight Simpsons fans of all ages. Bart takes to the high seas after a prank doesn't work out quite how he hoped; Bart and Ralph are the stars of an unlikely buddy cop adventure; and Professor Frank manages to create the perfect robot prankster!

    There's even a short which finds Marge and Maggie embarking on a shopping spree. Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without an annual and who better to share it with than The Simpsons?
  • Match Annual 2018 - Hardback - 9780752266053 - Match
    TCHA 7 years +
    Match
    7 years +
    • £3.50
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.49
    Match! is the UK's favourite football magazines and its annual is always one of Book People's bestsellers. Available at a back-of-the-net price, it's a goal-den read for footy fans of all ages!

    This year, Match! fans can build their ultimate players (would you rather have Ronaldo's skill or Lukaku's power?) and learn all about the wonderkids who are set to light up 2018 - which, let's not forget, is a World Cup year.

    There are also features on stars' cars, Premier League legends, quizzes, cartoons and so much more. Among the players featured are Lionel Messi, Paul Pogba and Sergio Aguero!
  • BEMV 4 years +
    Parragon
    4 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    Marvel My Book of Everything is filled with stories, stickers, colouring and activities for the ultimate Marvel fan. Join Iron Man, The Hulk, Spider-Man and all of your favourite Marvel superheroes for over 200 pages of fun! This action-packed book also comes with over 100 stickers to decorate with.
  • BRAI 8 years +
    Jessy Linton
    8 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Stylish and edgy braids, up-dos, twists, knots, and more for long and short hair There's no denying it, braids are back; from 90s icons such as Gwen Stefani and TLC to Aaliyah this retro hairstyle is once again cool. Featuring over 25 intricate hair-braid designs from the classic French plait to the more elaborate halo fishtail or even a Mohican style twist, Braid It! is your guide to the most cutting-edge hairstyles around. Perfect for any occasion, from festivals to weddings, parties or even the office, braids are an easy and stylish way to glam up any outfit. In their step-by-step tutorials, Jessy and Taiba share industry tips and tricks and ways to adorn your hair with accessories like clips, ribbons and jewels as well as other temporary styling tools such as colored hair extensions and glitter. More than just a braid book, Braid It! is a celebration of heritage, youth culture, and Girl Power.
  • Colour Your Own Giant Posters Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9317819589420
    GTPS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £14.97
    • Just £1.25 per book
    These four giant posters can be torn out, coloured in and displayed for all to see. They have themes of space, African animals, the creatures that live under the sea and favourite animals.

    When folded out, each poster measures a massive 285 x 790mm and are presented in landscape fashion - meaning more than one child can work on it while colouring in.

    Children can then put their finished masterpieces on the wall for all to see.
  • PABI 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    Children can embark on a sticker-filled tour of the British Isles with this amazing, colourful atlas.

    Splitting Britain and Ireland into 10 detailed picture maps, it comes with over 350 colourful stickers to help children develop their dexterity.

    As children fill in the spaces they will have the chance to learn about landmarks, famous people, animals and plants that belong to each area of the country.
  • EBJG 7 years +
    Allegra McEvedy
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £10.00
    Enid Blyton's stories are full of delicious food and this children's cookbook shows you how to make some meals the Famous Five would be proud of. Of course, there's also lashings of ginger beer!

    With ideas for every meal of the day, this is the perfect introduction for children to make and eat food with their favourite adults. From Famous Five-themed picnics to Malory Towers midnight feasts and party teas with the Folk of the Faraway Tree, these dishes are delicious.

    The 42 recipes in this book have been compiled by popular chef and Junior Bake Off TV judge, Allegra McEvedy.

    Book People and Enid Blyton - A Lifetime of Adventure
  • RDKA
    Steph Scott
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £6.00
    Wet weather doesn't mean your children have to stay inside in front of a screen. This amazing book is packed with outdoor games and activities that can be played in the wind, rain and snow!

    Written by a pair of outdoor enthusiasts, this book has many new and novel ways to encourage children to get outside. From puddle painting to making windspinners from golden leaves, all of these projects are fun and easy to complete.

    If you don't want to stay out for too long, this book also lists things that can be collected while outside and then used in a variety of stay-at-home projects.
  • SADA 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00
    Featuring stunning artwork for little artists to complete, this is a beautifully illustrated doodle pad that will spark so much creativity.

    Sturdy and wiro-bound, it's just like a real artist's sketchbook and has 80 framed pages for children to draw and doodle all over.
  • HMAP 7 years +
    Charlotte Farmer
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    This amazing (and huge!) map book encourages children to go on a colouring journey through the history of the world.

    From famous battles to fantastic inventions and amazing architecture to iconic world leaders, the brilliant maps are bursting with so much information - and are all accompanied by bite-sized historical facts.

    Children will love learning all about our history while they colour in every page. This interactive approach to learning is sure to come in handy for school lessons, too.
  • STMI 7 years +
    Mike Jolley
    7 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £8.00
    This history book teaches children all about ancient civilisations while helping them develop their observational skills at the same time.

    It's bursting with scenes that have mistakes to spot e.g. a Mayan warrior is wearing a watch and a Viking using a compass. The answers are easily highlighted on the next page, so children can learn and use this knowledge in their history lessons. All of these errors provide perfect discussion points, too.

    Featuring 10 different ancient civilisations, the Where's Wally?-style approach makes this book perfect for budding history detectives. The eras covered are Ancient Egypt, Viking times, Ancient Rome, the Mughal Empire, Ancient Greece, Medieval Europe, the Empire of the Mayans, Ancient China, the Stone Age and the time of the pirates.
  • LEGO Ninjago: 500 Stickers - Paperback - 9781405283205 - Egmont UK Ltd
    LGNJ
    Egmont UK Ltd
    • £2.50
    • RRP £6.99
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    The LEGO Ninjago Movie has kicked its way onto cinema screens and this activity book is full of the Minifigures and builds that inspired it.

    Children will love solving the puzzles and colouring in pictures as they join the heroes Kai, Jay, Cole and Zane in their battle against skeletons, serpentines and the MechDragon. This book even comes with 500 reusable stickers to add to the fun.

    A must-have for young master of Spinjitzu.
  • Lego Nexo Knights: Build Your Own Adventure - Hardback - 9780241283653
    LNKB 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £8.00
    • RRP £17.99
    • Save £9.99
    LEGO's Build Your Own Adventure series combines great ideas for building with LEGO bricks and this special book stars the Nexo Knights.

    Including a Robin Minifigure and the bricks to make up an exclusive Battle Suit, this book's five chapters each contain a selection of inspirational model ideas, structured around a different aspect of the LEGO Nexo Knights world.

    Sure to inspire children to build and then play with their creations, the models range from easy and medium to harder to make and range from the King's Feast at Knighton Castle through to an attack in the night in the Dark Forest.
  • Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: Build Your Own Adventure - Hardback - 9780241285404
    DCBY 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £8.00
    • RRP £17.99
    • Save £9.99
    Part of the Build Your Own Adventure series, this book will delight young superheroes with its inspiring ideas for builds and even comes with a Green Lantern Minifigure and exclusive spaceship model.

    It contains over 50 LEGO ideas and each chapter opener brings the models together in an imaginative way. Children will love playing out adventures inspired by the images and joining in the superhero adventure.

    There are ideas for all ages and building abilities, with a tantalising mix of easy, medium and harder models.
  • I'm Ready to Learn Collection - 20 Books - Collection - 9780241326565
    RTLF 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £18.00
    • RRP £97.80
    • Save £79.80
    • Just 90.00p per book
    Containing 12 phonics readers, six activity-filled sticker workbooks and two sets of flashcards, this is an essential collection to help children gain success at school.

    There are phonics books covering Ladybird Levels 1-12. All of these are bursting with simple language and engaging stories that will help children develop their phonics skills.

    There are also maths books covering numbers, addition, subtraction and the times tables and flashcards to help aid children's learning even further.

    Format: paperback
  • Code Your Own Games Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781784930769
    CYOG 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £4.00
    • RRP £19.96
    • Save £15.96
    • Just £1.00 per book
    From drawing simple shapes to building games and learning essential coding concepts, this collection will show children how to complete simple and practical tasks using Scratch in a fun and adventure-filled way.

    With easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions, the books focus on a medieval adventure starring Sir Percival; a pirates' search for lost treasure; a hunt for gold in the jungle with Captain Maria; and a space battle.

    Format: Paperback
  • DDGP 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £9.00
    Featuring giant pages that are perfect for little ones aged 3 and above (and adults, too!) to lose themselves in their creativity, this enormous doodle pad includes an original and creative doodle for each day of the year.

    With patterns to complete and exciting pictures to add their very own creative touch to, imaginative children will love tackling the hundreds of fun and boredom-busting activities in A Doodle a Day.
  • CSCR 10 years +
    10 years +
    (1)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £10.00
    • Save £7.01
    Even if you don't think you can draw, you'll find hours of creative fun and mindfulness with Creative Scribbles.

    This book encourages artists of all ages to express their personal style and is full of designs to complete in whatever way you feel suitable.

    It also has hints for things to draw so you will never be stuck for what to do next.
  • JNRG 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £31.92
    • Save £21.93
    Our previous Jr Grab 'n Go Puzzles collection was hugely popular and now you can get another eight books from the range for an incredible price.

    These travel-sized activity pads will provide hours of entertainment on long journeys and children will have so much fun completing the word games, mazes and number challenges in them.

    Featuring bright artwork and appealing animal characters, each pad contains 40 activities and the answers are featured at the back. This collection is perfect for those aged 6 and over who love puzzles. Each pad also comes with its own pencil ? they're perfect for sharing out in party bags.
    Format: novelty book
  • NTFT 6 years +
    6 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £4.00
    Eat an apple from a tree... make a daisy chain... go on a walk barefoot... 50 Things to Do Before You're 11 3/4 is an illustrated adventure handbook full of National Trust-inspired activities that provide fun throughout the year.

    Inspired by the Trust's #50Things media campaign and with bite-sized text and artwork from Skulduggery Pleasant illustrator Tom Percival, the book has an eye-catching design and is also part-scrapbook/part-field guide. It will help children get closer to nature and has plenty of facts for them to pore over.

    There are also checklists to tick off and the book has plenty of space for notes, photos, leaves, doodles and more. There is even a selection of rainy day activities.
  • DMUQ 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £4.00
    Gru, the girls and the Minions will be back on the big screen this summer in Despicable Me 3 and this storybook follows Agnes as she searches for her oh-so-fluffy unicorn.

    A feel-good story full of familiar characters and so many funny moments, this Despicably good book also contains fact files on the characters and screenshots from all three films.
  • FGSP 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £4.00
    This book will help your children master all the spin-tastic tricks, hacks and modifications they need to make their fidget spinner even better.

    Designed to help you take fidget spinning up to the next level, this book provides an introduction to the concept before then showing you how to do a number of tricks, whatever your level.

    It even contains DIY spinner building and design advice.
  • CT0596 4 years +
    4 years +
    • £3.99
    This giant poster features an illustration of a perfect princess castle and is just waiting for children to colour it in. It's so big, that more than one child can start colouring at the same time.
  • PIXE 5 years +
    Assorted
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £8.00
    If your children can't get enough of Minecraft, than they'll love to sit back and relax as they fill in the pixellated patterns featured in this colouring book, Pixel Planet.

    Coming in a bumper size, this book brings back memories of 1980s computer games and encourages children to colour the designs in, square by square.

    From cute animals to awesome dinosaurs and many other crazy characters including aliens, this is a cool book for anyone who loves colouring in and computer games.