Children's Books

Children’s Activity Books

  • Sidesplitters Joke Collection - 10 Books - Collection - 9781447228677
    SPLI 7 years +
    7 years +
    (3)
    • £9.99
    • RRP £39.90
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    • Just £1.00 per book
    A must-have for any budding stand-up comedian - a brilliant collection of 10 joke books that is sure to have children giggling away.

    From animals and school to spooks and sport, there is a wide variety of subjects covered and the books are ideal for those who wouldn't normally pick up a book.

    Sure to provide reading practice and great for building confidence, you'll be hearing these jokes over and over again as your children retell them with delight!
  • APG2 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    The Alphabet Games Phonics set is great for making learning letters into a lively game that allows your child to progress as they learn.

    Featuring well-loved Oxford Reading Tree characters, Biff, Chip and Kipper, the games can be played by one to four players with the help of an adult or older child.

    The cards' clear pictures and great instructions make them simple to use.
  • AHTMF 7 years +
    John Thompson
    7 years +
    • £4.49
    • RRP £4.99
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    Designed to present the easiest possible approach to piano playing, complete with an amusing family of characters and illustrations to help emphasise the information being taught, John Thompson's Easiest Piano Course (Book One) makes practising and learning piano so much fun!

    Part one is devoted to developing fluency in reading by note, the biggest hurdle for most young children, and contains its own writing exercises, sight reading drills, review work and technical studies.
  • 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!
  • WME2 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Read with Biff, Chip & Kipper Word Games Flashcards is a genius way to encourage early reading skills for children from 3 and over.

    The 55 word cards give you and your child a choice of games to play, including Snap, Lotto, a memory matching game, and the mix-up-words-in-a-sentence game!

    The set has easy-to-follow instructions and will inspire you and your child to have lots of word game fun.
  • AKUSQ 5 years +
    Kaye Umansky
    5 years +
    • £4.49
    • RRP £4.99
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    My Very First Joke Book is full of the very funniest and best jokes! This is an excellent introduction to jokes and joke-telling. Over 60 jokes and rhymes, each with their own hilarious illustration - perfect for playground comedians. There are 'Knock, knock!' jokes, 'Doctor, doctor' jokes, monster jokes, and plain daft jokes. There are silly rhymes, crazy crossbreeds and a whole library of joke titles. Each one is in a large easy-to-read typeface and has its own humorous illustration to make it even funnier! Kaye Umansky is best known as the creator of Pongwiffy (Puffin) - hugely popular with children because of the irreverent humour. Kaye's trademark humour is evident in all her books and she is well qualified to write a joke book for very young children.
  • ALKQR 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    Ukulele From The Beginning is a great collection of favourite songs specially chosen for primary school-age children starting to learn the instrument! No previous knowledge of music is necessary for pupils... or the teacher! Just master the easy-to-play chord shapes and sing along! Ukulele from the beginning is an ideal introduction to this great little instrument and in no time at all the whole class will be playing and accompanying themselves! They'll soon want to learn more!
  • PFD2 3 years +
    Peter Yarrow
    3 years +
    (3)
    • £2.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    A timeless tale, we love Puff, the Magic Dragon and know your little one will, too.

    If they're already not familiar with the magical story and famous song, then prepare for them to be delighted as they get to know the words and sing along with the free CD - featuring the vocal talents of Peter Yarrow from Peter, Paul and Mary!

    Beautifully produced, this picture book features gorgeous and atmospheric paintings from Eric Puybaret and is sure to quickly become an enchanting family favourite.

    The CD also includes Froggie Went-A-Courtin', The Blue Tail Fly and an instrumental version of Puff, the Magic Dragon.
  • APMZA 7 years +
    Anthony Marks
    7 years +
    • £4.79
    • RRP £5.99
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    This lively book will help young guitarists develop their skills in all aspects of classical guitar technique with over 40 simple tunes to play. The pieces are in single-line format and include well-known and less familiar tunes in first and second positions as well as some simple two-part pieces.
  • Dinosaurs and Pirates Ultimate Sticker File Set - 2 Books - Collection - 9781783933488
    DAPU 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £11.98
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    • Just £2.50 per book
    Pirates and dinosaurs are favourite themes with many of our young readers here at the Book People - and these two activity-filled sticker books are sure to keep them entertained for hours on end!

    Both Ultimate Sticker Files contain more than 1000 stickers that can be stuck throughout the book or wherever the children want and the activities and games are sure to keep them engaged, while also helping to develop hand-eye coordination.

    Whether they love colouring, counting games or spot-the-differences, the brightly coloured books are immensely satisfying. They also have pages of dinosaurs in space and going on holiday and pirates coming face-to-face with crocodiles and enjoying a party!

  • 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.
  • ACMVW 7 years +
    7 years +
    (1)
    • £4.49
    • RRP £4.99
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    Roald Dahl was always full of fun and mischief and loved all kinds of jokes - the sillier the better! Here is a marvellous collection of Roald Dahl's favourites, based on his much-loved children's novels.
  • That's Not My Monkey - Board - 9780746093368 - Fiona Watt
    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.
  • AKUSR
    (1)
    • £2.89
    • RRP £2.99
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    This is a little book crammed full of jokes that will entertain children - and adults - of any age!

    A great gift that will keep children amused on long journeys or on holidays, it will provide hours of family entertainment.
  • The Official Arsenal Annual 2018 - Hardback - 9781911287643
    ARSL 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.00
    • RRP £8.99
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    Arsenal are one of the world's most popular football clubs. Managed by Arsene Wenger for many, many years, they continue to wow the legions of fans at the Emirates with their attacking swagger and goalscoring prowess.

    This brilliant annual is packed with facts, stats, photographs and activities inspired by the famous team. It's a brilliant gift for any Gunners fan!

    Christmas wouldn't be Christmas without an annual!
  • ANHYK
    • £4.49
    • RRP £4.99
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    Prepare to have your ribs tickled as you relive the humour from the Star Wars universe. Packed with jokes about all your favourite characters from all six films, this book is sure to have even the darkest Sith laughing his head off.
  • KD9221
    • £3.99
    • RRP £15.96
    • Save £11.97
    Create your own crazy characters using the colourful and reusable stickers in these four books. From pets to jungle animals and those found on the farm and in the zoo, there are so many faces to fill with superb stickers.

    The text on each page suggests how the characters might look, but your children can have even more fun mixing and matching their own designs - the zanier the better!

    What funny faces will your children make?

    Format: paperback
  • AXAVO 9 years +
    Clive Gifford
    9 years +
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £1.80
    Whether you are taking part or just watching, football is an exciting and dramatic sport. Discover everything you need to know about it from training to playing. Brilliant step-by-step photography will help you perfect your technique, while profiles and stats tell you more about the world's greatest players.
  • AAOMI
    Harry Hill
    • £7.89
    • RRP £7.99
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    This title offers a treat for Harry Hill fans! Britain's favourite comedian, Harry Hill, loves jokes so much that he has put together a side-splitting joke book for all the family. Containing Harry's favourite jokes picked from the world's joke archive, it also features jokes written by Harry, including some brand-new ones written specially for this book. Warning: now even funnier! It contains new section of hilarious readers' jokes'.
  • My Little Pony Activity Collection - 4 Books - Paperback - 5024004807125
    KD9213
    • £3.00
    • RRP £10.96
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    With a sticker book, a colouring book, a colouring set and a mini colouring pad (complete with four colouring pencils), this My Little Pony set is perfect for little artists who want to head over to the kingdom of Avantia and get creative.

    The colouring set comes with downloadable cake covers, reusable stickers and a cut-out and colour My Little Pony door hanger!
  • CLRS 3 years +
    Samantha Meredith
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £5.00
    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.
  • AXAVP 9 years +
    Chris Oxlade
    9 years +
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £1.80
    Looking to take up a new sport? Or just thinking about ways to keep fit and healthy? This book is a great introduction to all the important cricket skills you'll need. Full of skills tips and photos showing key techniques, you'll discover everything - from training to competing - while also finding out something about cricket stars of the past and present.
  • AYYOX 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
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    If you're mad about dance, this book will help you make the most of your favourite hobby. Find out how to perfect your skills, whether you're dancing salsa, ballroom, tap or bhangra, and expand your abilities into taking part in dance shows and competitions.
  • ACRES
    Geoff Tibballs
    • £6.89
    • RRP £7.99
    • Save £1.10
    This is the biggest and best collection of jokes for all the family to enjoy. It includes 8,000 rib-ticklers, covering every subject under the sun from Aardvarks to Zombies, including chicken jokes, doctor-doctor jokes, elephant jokes, horror jokes, knock-knock jokes, excruciating puns, riddles, school jokes, sports jokes and waiter jokes. Most of the jokes are sharp one-liners but there is also a scattering of slightly longer stories.