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With children's art books and craft books for kids for sale at unbelievable prices, visit Book People for an unbeatable selection. Our craft books for kids cover a range of hobbies and will be returned to time and time again.

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Craft Books for Kids

With children's art books and craft books for kids for sale at unbelievable prices, visit Book People for an unbeatable selection. Our craft books for kids cover a range of hobbies and will be returned to time and time again.

  • DEFS 7 years +

    Draw Everything in 5 Simple Steps (Paperback)

    Beth Gunnell

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    Aspiring artists can learn how to draw stunning pictures of pretty much anything they want by following the five simple steps featured in this draw-in book.

    Every page has a drawing project with easy-to-follow instructions on the left-hand page and a blank page on the right for drawing practice.

    From decorative animals and patterns to flowers, there are over 35 projects to help children embrace their creativity.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £8.99
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  • DNSD

    Scratch and Draw: Dinosaurs (Hardback)

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    Scratch and sketch amazing rainbow and foil pictures of dinosaurs with this incredibly interactive art activity book.

    Taking colouring and drawing to another level, the pictures are simple to complete and the results really do look awesome. This book even has a stylus so you can scratch away the surface to reveal what lies beneath the specially coated pages.

    There are also step-by-step instructions for drawing simple pictures and a scratch-and-draw story to complete.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • SDSP 7 years +

    Scratch and Draw: Space (Hardback)

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    Scratch and sketch amazing rainbow and foil pictures of outer space with this incredibly interactive art activity book.

    Taking colouring and drawing to another level, the pictures are simple to complete and the results really do look awesome. This book even has a stylus so you can scratch away the surface to reveal what lies beneath the specially coated pages.

    There are also step-by-step instructions for drawing simple pictures and a scratch-and-draw story to complete.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • MWCA 4 years +

    Magic Water Colouring: Animals (Hardback)

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    Magical pictures to paint again and again... Just add water!

    Paint with water and see amazing animal images magically fill with colour. Leave them to dry and then paint them all over again!

    The illustrations are accompanied by facts and there are also other pictures to colour in with pencils or crayons and blank pages at the back so aspiring artists can draw something new!

    This is a cool and creative way for children of all ages to get arty!
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • MWCF 4 years +

    Magic Water Colouring: Fairies (Hardback)

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    Magical pictures to paint again and again... Just add water!
    Paint with water and see images of fantastic fairies magically fill with colour. Leave them to dry and then paint them all over again!

    The illustrations are accompanied by facts and there are also other pictures to colour in with pencils or crayons and blank pages at the back so aspiring artists can draw something new!

    This is a cool and creative way for children of all ages to get arty!
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • EAMC 7 years +

    Etch Art - Mythical Creatures (Other)

    Hinkler Books

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    As they draw on the etch-art panels using the stylus provided, budding artists will uncover brightly painted pictures of mythical creatures underneath - meaning their pictures and patterns will soon be bursting with colour!

    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 fantastical scenes inspired by myths and legends.

    You can make a magnificent dragon poster, a beautiful unicorn photo frame and a stunning phoenix bookmark using these etch-art panels!
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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  • CMFK 7 years +

    Calm: Mindfulness For Kids (Hardback)

    Wynne Kinder

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    Help your children relax and focus with this supportive mindfulness guide. It contains activities that will help children understand their thoughts and feelings while having fun.

    The projects range from making a mindfulness jar to good living recipes and outdoor tasks that bring kids closer to nature and they're all designed to boost confidence and self-esteem. They're also fully flexible to match individual needs.

    With chapters dedicated to Focus, Calm, Move, Change and Reflect, this book shows how focused play can make a positive contribution to a child's positive mental health. Among the activities are creating a caring scrapbook and making energy slime. Simple breathing techniques and reflective exercises are also covered.
    • £4.99
    • RRP £10.99
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  • EABU 7 years +

    Etch Art: Butterflies (Other)

    Collaborate Agency

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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.
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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  • LDWM 5 years +

    Lego Activity Doodle Book with Minifigure (Paperback)

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    Your little LEGO fan can build up their creative skills with this awesome activity book, which comes with a free Minifigure!

    It features a host of Minifigures including a firefighter, werewolf and police officer and is absolutely bursting with ideas for drawing, designing and scribbling.

    It's sure to inspire a child's imagination as they get stuck into the fun activities over the summer holidays.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • HPCB 9 years +

    The Official Harry Potter Colouring Book (Paperback)

    Warner Brothers

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    Head to Hogwarts and colour in some of the most magical scenes and artwork from the Wizarding World of Harry Potter with this spellbinding colouring book.

    An official book, it contains intricate line drawings that have been used in the making of the Harry Potter films and features some of the most beloved (and not-so-beloved!) characters including Harry, Dobby and Lord Voldemort. All you need to do is add some colour.

    A treat for Harry Potter fans of all ages, we expect this to be flying out as quick as the Knight Bus, so if you're a Muggle and want to add it to your collection - place your order today!
    • £5.99
    • RRP £9.99
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  • LCMD 5 years +

    Lego City Mission Design with Minifigure (Paperback)

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    LEGO fans will love using their imagination to come up with new builds and vehicles for their Minifigures in this delightful doodle book.

    This book comes with a Minifigure and has ample space for drawing, doodling and even writing comics. Creative children will love adding a touch of their own personality to scenes including volcano sites, sunny beaches and faraway planets.

    This lovely LEGO book will help build up a child's confidence when it comes to drawing and designing out-of-this-world builds.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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  • EAHL 7 years +

    Etch Art: Hand Lettering (Hardback)

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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.
    • £4.99
    • RRP £14.99
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  • DIBK 5 years +

    Disney Ideas Book (Hardback)

    Elizabeth Dowsett

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    Craft some magic with DK's Disney Ideas Book! It's packed with over 100 sparkling projects and activities to complete and is sure to inspire any fan of the Mouse House's imagination!

    There are arts and crafts, party games, puzzles, papercraft and all kinds of other practical projects - and they all have step-by-step instructions and are suitable for all abilities (and ages!).

    Make a recycled Wall-E robot; perform a puppet show in an Aladdin shoebox theatre; and play skittles with the Seven Dwarfs. Other films include Frozen, Toy Story, Inside Out and Moana!
    • £5.99
    • RRP £17.99
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    OUTB 9 years +

    Out of the Box (Hardback)

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    Ideal for creative children, this book is bursting with 25 step-by-step cardboard box projects to complete - including masks and castles.

    Designed to broaden a child's imagination and develop their craft skills through interactive play and creativity, every project has step-by-step instructions and children will be astounded at what the humble cardboard box can be transformed into.

    Perfect for children aged between 7 and 12, this book provides a new, fun approach to recycling.
    • £4.49
    • RRP £12.99
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  • MBFD 5 years +

    My Mega Book of Fun Disney: Princess (Hardback)

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    This awesome book contains plenty of stories and activities to enjoy and a host of fun colouring pages. It also includes over 50 stickers of famous Disney princesses including Rapunzel, Tiana and Ariel.

    It's a magical gift book fit for royalty. Any young Disney fan will love reading their way through the enchanting pages.
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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  • DPMB 5 years +

    Disney Pixar Mega Masks (Paperback)

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    Children will love this book full of masks of their favourite Disney-Pixar characters including Woody and Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story, Violet Incredible and Joy from Inside Out.

    There are eight masks to press out and make - and four of them can be coloured in!
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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  • BFDF 5 years +

    My Mega Book of Fun Disney: Frozen (Hardback)

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    Full of cool stories, colouring, over 50 stickers and activities, this Frozen book will delight any fan of the hit Disney film. It features all the favourites from Arendelle and will provide hours of joy.

    This interactive, enchanting and action-packed adventure is bursting with Frozen magic and will delight any fan of Elsa, Anna, Olaf and co.
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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  • LLSS 7 years +

    LOL Surprise! Secrets and Dreams Journal (Hardback)

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    Everyone loves the L.O.L. Surprise BFFs and this super-cute journal gives you a space to write down all your secrets and dreams.

    This book has crafts, quizzes and ample space to write and doodle away.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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  • DRDB 5 years +

    Dragons Doodle Book (Paperback)

    Dreamworks

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    How to Train Your Dragon 3 was a huge hit when it roared back on to the big screen and the Dragons series on Netflix continues to be a red-hot favourite with children.

    This interactive book encourages children to draw dragons, chart new islands and make their own inventions. Children will have so much fun unleashing their imagination as they complete the activities.

    They'll feel like they're soaring through the skies with Hiccup and Toothless as they doodle and draw to complete the exciting scenes.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    FSMB 7 years +

    My First Sewing Machine Book (Paperback)

    Emma Hardy

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    Specially designed for those aged 7 and over, My First Sewing Machine Book has 35 fun projects to make and sew, including everything from Awesome Accessories and Clothes to Brilliant Bags and even Beautiful Bedroom projects. There are also Fantastic Toys including rag dolls and checkerboards to make.

    With step-by-step instructions, the book is designed to help young beginners move from easy items to more challenging projects as they familiarise themselves with using sewing machines.
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
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  • BFDP 5 years +

    My Mega Book of Fun Disney: Pixar (Hardback)

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    Pixar favourites including Woody, Buzz Lightyear, Joy, Bing-Bong, Nemo and Dory star in this fun-filled activity book. It's packed with stories, activities and colouring fun that will keep children happily entertained for hours.

    This hardback book also contains over 50 stickers of characters from Inside Out, Toy Story, Finding Dory and The Last Dinosaur.
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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  • DCMB 5 years +

    Disney Classics Mega Masks (Paperback)

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    Children will love this book full of masks of classic Disney characters including Simba from The Lion King, Pinocchio, Peter Pan and Lady from Lady and the Tramp.

    There are eight masks to press out and make - and four of them can be coloured in!
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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  • WCFR 3 years +

    Wipe Clean Fun with Rudolf Collection - 3 Books (Collection)

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    Packed with wipe-clean games, activities and fun learning, this three-book collection will keep children happily entertained as they count down to Christmas Day.

    Ideal for preschoolers and those just starting to read, each book comes with a wipe-clean pen (in festive red, of course) and the activities can be completed over and over again.

    These books are bright, bold and the activities range from mazes and puzzles to ones based around ABCs and 123s.

    Format: paperback
    • £5.99
    • RRP £17.97
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  • HALW 5 years +

    Halloween Art (Paperback)

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    Prepare to get spooky this Halloween with this creative activity book. It includes a brilliant stack of bat-shaped colouring crayons!

    It's packed with Halloween-themed patterns and designs for children to doodle and colour in. It's sure to provide hours of fun and entertainment in the build-up to 31 October.
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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Arts and crafts are a great way to get the kids away from the television set and doing something fun and creative. Our arts and crafts books for kids of all ages range from colouring to crochet, sewing to scrapbooks, and weaving to woodworking - we have a wide and wonderful range of arts and crafts books for kids of all ages.

Fantastic fun

Kids can try their hand at drawing and colouring with our great range of learn-to-draw and colouring books, and young artists can try out origami and paper play, too, or even try their hand at painting - there's so much fun to be had.

Keep them calm

If you're looking for a children's activity that's a little calmer and less messy, knitting, sewing and weaving are all hugely rewarding and relaxing. Our range includes fun and vibrant knitting projects which help kids to create eye-catching patterns.

Rewarding projects that kids will love

There are loads of options when it comes to getting creative, so explore our range for the perfect arts and crafts books for your kids. Whether they end up on the fridge or on the noticeboard at home, one thing children will take away from these children's arts and crafts books is a sense of pride and a love of being creative.