Children's Activities

Novelty Books

  • SPPL 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Spin the dice embedded in the spine and play the board games featured in this unbelievably fun book. It provides entertainment for all the family!

    There are five fun board games for your children to play with and share and all the counters you'll need are also included in a pocket on the front cover. From Snakes & Ladders to games based around a teddy bears' picnic, the space race, prehistoric times and the grand prix, these games have extremely appealing themes.

    Perfect for entertaining young children, each game has lively illustrations and the innovative nature of it means you can take them with you, wherever you go. All you have to do is choose a game, lay the book flat and play.
  • MFSF 3 years +
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Featuring bicycles, boats, scooters, skates, helicopters and hot air balloons, Things That Go is a colourful, search-and-find book all about vehicles.

    A large, tabbed board book packed with beautiful illustrations, each vehicle-filled scene has a different theme including a building site, a park, a farm and a busy town.

    Toddlers can then explore the big scenes, find vehicles and read the name labels in the panels to develop their word-association skills. There is also a naughty French bulldog to spot throughout the book!
  • TBOK 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Coming with a new and exclusive Merlock Minifigure, this book is packed full of information about the LEGO Nexo Knights.

    Battling scary monsters and going on epic quests, the Nexo Knights are the shining stars of LEGO. Not only are the sets very popular but they also star in an animated series on Cartoon Network. This book features some of the most popular characters and sets available and is full of facts about them.

    Using a smartphone or tablet, children can even scan a shield that features on the pages to access exclusive online content. There is even a fold-out poster included within the pages!
  • MYSY 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Children can record their best school memories with this cool keepsake album. They can store photos and school stuff in the pockets, and cut and paste things in to the pages.

    There's lots of space for you to write about all your favourite things, from sports and trips to subjects and friends. Plus 25 activities and quizzes to fill in.
  • ATTH 3 years +
    Maggie Bateson
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Kenny Kitten and Betty Bunny are preparing for a stay at the brand new Tree House Hotel but then Kenny goes missing. Will Betty be able to find him before the grand feast begins?

    Children will love reading this fun story and then acting it out by popping up the play set and pieces, including beds and characters. This fantastic book will provide hours of interactive fun; it's a hotel your children will want to stay in!
  • EMN2 Babies
    Roger Priddy
    Babies
    • £4.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    This bright and bold board book focuses on the emergency services and the good work they do in Playtown!

    Always busy and working hard to keep the people safe, the detailed artwork has plenty of things for children to spot as they learn about emergency services including firefighters, police and rescue crews and where they work, what they do and the vehicles and equipment they use.

    There are also flaps to lift to reveal more information and two gatefold pages to show what goes on inside Playtown's busy hospital.
  • BUO2 Toddlers
    Rebecca Finn
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    By pushing, pulling and turning mechanisms, this first novelty board book will show young children the kind of things they can expect to see in a town just like theirs.

    Throughout Busy Town, there is so much going on. Children can ride on the bus, feed the ducks in the park and go to the shops before heading back home to bed.

    Bright and colourful, this book has gentle rhyming text and some simply beautiful illustrations.
  • ONK2 Babies
    Fiona Watt
    Babies
    • £4.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Part of a very popular series that aims to help toddlers develop their language and sensory skills, That's Not My Monkey is a touchy-feely board full of bright artwork and tactile patches.

    With simple, repetitive text and a cheeky character at its heart, there is also a little white mouse for children to spot on every page. Available at a great Book People price, this is a must for any young reader you know.
  • MRPH 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    With hundreds of stickers, this book starring Mr and Mrs Potato Head is simply ap-peel-ling. It gives children the chance to use the stickers to mash together their favourite characters.

    The toy spuds have long been a favourite with children and this activity book gives them the chance to stick and decorate the characters in whatever way they feel suitable. It's bursting with puzzles and games.

    Ideal for helping children develop their hand-eye coordination and dexterity skills, it's a tater-ly fun book
  • CLRS 3 years +
    Samantha Meredith
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £8.99
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    This interactive book gives children a warm welcome to the world of colour!

    With die-cut, cut-out 3D pieces to touch on every page and rhymes to enjoy as they read through the book, this helps make early learning fun and is a vibrant introduction to the colours of the rainbow.

    Not suitable for children aged under 36 months.
  • SFWB 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    With the help of a stunning magic wand, little princes and princesses aged 3 and above will love finding out what it takes to become a real princess, with the help of none other than Sofia the First herself.

    With this beautiful Sofia the First book, children can join her enchanting new world and with the flick of their wand they'll be able to join in the fun of six magical spreads - using the power of the wand to sound out beautiful melodies and sparklingly divine sound effects.

    Sure to delight fans of the Disney Junior show, this beautiful Sofia the First book and wand is perfect for creating a little magic at home!
  • ODR2 Toddlers
    Rod Campbell
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £3.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    From Rod Campbell, the author of Dear Zoo, Oh Dear! has been a firm favourite with toddlers and parents since it was first published over 30 years ago.

    It tells the story of Buster, who's gone to stay with his grandma on the farm. He needs to find some eggs for breakfast, but when he ends up in the stable, he realises he's in the wrong place. Toddlers will love lifting the flaps as they turn the pages and follow Buster all around the farm.

    With its interactive approach, bright artwork, simple text and chunky pages, this is a brilliantly sturdy and fun book for any child who loves the animals of the farm.
  • ITCY 3 years +
    3 years +
    (2)
    • £4.99
    • RRP £10.99
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    Is It Christmas Yet? finds Little Bunny excited about his first ever Christmas... With this interactive touch-and-feel book, you can join him as he searches for the Christmas fairy, the Christmas stocking, the robin, the Christmas star and the reindeer's antlers.

    With five pockets spread throughout the pages, you and your child will be able to feel exactly what he's looking for. The different textures make this a delight for toddlers, while the charming storyline is bound to make you feel festive.

    A wonderful book to share in the build-up to the big day.
  • PPST 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £12.99
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    Peppa Pig and her friends have such a great time visiting Mr Potato's theatre show that Madame Gazelle decides they should put on a pantomime of their own.

    They send out invitations, complete rehearsals and even put on their costumes as they get set to put on the show of a lifetime. There's even more excitement when they hear about a surprise guest coming to see Peppa on stage!

    Similar in style to The Jolly Postman, this interactive story comes complete with props including tickets, invitations and a programme.
  • VFCB 3 years +
    Abigail Wheatley
    3 years +
    (1)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    My Very First Castles Book will show little ones just what it feels like to be king or queen of the castle!

    There is information about kings, queens, knights, banquets and jousting featured in the non-fiction book and the full-colour illustrations will also help children develop their vocabulary skills before starting school.

    With its de-knight-ful illustrations and plenty of new words for children aged 3+ to learn, the book has many things for the young reader to spot and then discuss as they share with a parent.
  • PPZ2 Babies
    Babies
    • £1.99
    • RRP £3.99
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    With more than 70 stickers included, this updated interactive version of Princess Polly's Potty is even more suited to helping little ones feel confident and motivated when learning to use the potty. Join Princess Polly as she ditches her nappies and understands how to use a potty and wear 'proper' pants like a big girl! You and your little one can add the stickers to the story and even fill in your child's own potty reward chart at the end.
  • DZB2 Babies
    Rod Campbell
    Babies
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    One of Rod Campell's best loved children's picture books, Dear Zoo, has been adapted to win even more fans! A letter written to the zoo requesting a pet returns a series of large, scary and unsuitable pets until finally the perfect pet is despatched.

    Toddlers and babies will have great fun guessing the next crazy offering from the zoo and turning the chunky pages of this mini board book themselves. Suitable from 0+.
  • My First Stickers Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781787003903
    FRTS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £14.97
    • Save £11.98
    • Just £1.00 per book
    Dinosaurs, animals and things that go feature in this awesome collection of first sticker books.

    By completing the activities and decorating the colourful scenes with the big and reusable stickers, children will enjoy a tactile experience and have the chance to develop their hand-eye coordination skills.

    Each book has simple, descriptive text and bright and bold artwork.
  • OTDE 7 years +
    Emily Hawkins
    7 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £9.00
    The Discovery Express is arriving at your destination... all aboard!

    It's 1937 and a professor on the verge of an important discovery has disappeared. Can your children solve the clues and track down this missing scientist? Along the way, they'll learn about the history of transport, meet incredible engineers and even unveil the design of the world's first jet engine.

    With plenty of flaps to lift and graphic novel-style illustrations, this adventure will spark the imagination of aspiring scientists and engineers! It also provides an enticing introduction to the history of transport.
  • LNKB 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £17.99
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    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.
  • AAJVG 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.39
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £1.60
    Peppa and her little brother George, are having fun on an exciting adventure. Join in by reading the story and choosing the magnets to finish the pictures. This title is perfect for hours of oink-oink fun!
  • DCBY 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £17.99
    • Save £8.00
    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.
  • GRJB 3 years +
    Julia Donaldson
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.99
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    Head into the deep dark wood and enjoy hours of fun by putting together the pieces of six jigsaw puzzles included in this special gift edition of The Gruffalo.

    A complete and unabridged version of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's classic story, this special edition also comes with a fun activity page and will make a wonderful gift for any little Gruffalo fan.
  • ABPU 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £10.99
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    Written by Patricia Hegarty and illustrated by Maddie Frost, Alfie and Bet's ABC is the perfect starting point for children who are learning their ABCs.

    Written in rhyming text and with pop-up letters of the alphabet on every page, this book is appealing and engaging. It follows alligator Alfie and bear Bet as they try to decide their favourite letter of the alphabet.

    To help them make this decision, they'll have to embark on a colourful journey...