Children's Books

Children’s Activity Books

  • AXAVO 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
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    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.
  • ALPSH
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    • RRP £10.99
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    An accessible guide that makes Minecraft construction easy There isn't anything that can't be built in Minecraft, but it can be overwhelming to figure out where to start. That's why there's Minecraft Construction For Dummies, Portable Edition . More than just a game, Minecraft consists of players using an avatar to create or destroy various types of blocks, form fantastic structures, create artwork, and do much more, all in a three-dimensional environment and across various multiplayer servers in multiple game modes. With this fun and friendly beginner's guide, you will quickly discover how to fine-tune your skills in order to construct almost anything you want in this amazing environment. Provides step-by-step instructions to help you build houses, boats, islands, and more Addresses how to mine the right materials for basic building Reveals how to build statues, beacons, and pillars as landmarks Explores how to develop your farm for renewable resources Minecraft Construction For Dummies, Portable Edition goes where you go as you create a world you won't want to leave!
  • ATTH 3 years +
    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!
  • AARJP Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £11.99
    • RRP £14.99
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    Stomp, slither and scamper your way through the deep dark wood with this amazing play-along version of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's bestselling The Gruffalo.

    The little mouse uses his quick wits to fool a predatory snake, owl and fox, but in doing so he conjures up a scary monster that doesn't just exist in his imagination!

    Press the 10 interactive sound buttons and bring the children's favourite bedtime story vividly to life! The perfect gift for all fans of The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child.
  • BGUCH 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
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    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 gymnastics 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 gymnastics stars of the past and present.Perfect for readers aged 9 and up.The series Sports Skills covers rules, equipment, famous competitors and major competitions through specially commissioned, step-by-step photography that clearly shows skills and techniques needed for a sport.
  • ACRES
    • £6.89
    • RRP £7.99
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    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.
  • ALTBW 11 years +
    11 years +
    • £14.29
    • RRP £14.99
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    Here's your ticket to a world of adventures with Minecraft and programming.

    Learn how to extend Minecraft and create a new gaming experience, by exploring the magical world of Minecraft programming. Adventures in Minecraft, like other books in the highly successful Adventures series, is written especially for 11- to 15-year-olds. With this book you will learn new programming skills while having fun with Minecraft!

    Minecraft programming experts David Whale and Martin O'Hanlon walk you step-by-step through everything you need to know to: * Get started writing Minecraft programs in Python on your PC, Mac, or Raspberry Pi * Build houses and other structures in the blink of an eye, and make a 3D duplicating machine * Write interactive games like a field that charges you rent, and a treasure hunt using magic vanishing bridges * Build custom game control panels using simple electronic circuits * Easily build huge 2D and 3D structures such as spheres and pyramids * Build intelligent objects like a massive Minecraft clock, and program an alien invasion * Plan and write a complete interactive arena game

    Using the programming skills you learn from this book, writing Minecraft programs offers endless possibilities to create anything you can imagine.

    To make your journey that much easier, the Adventures in Minecraft companion website supplies you with a video for each adventure in the book, downloadable code files, helpful programming reference tables, a bonus adventure, and badges to collect for your Minecraft accomplishments.

    By day, David Whale and Martin O'Hanlon are software engineers who design computer products. By night, they play Minecraft and develop exciting new programs that interact with the Minecraft world. They both work regularly with young people in schools, computing clubs and at community events, giving talks about Minecraft programming and running programming workshops.

  • AFAKE Toddlers
    Toddlers
    (1)
    • £7.99
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    This Usborne sound book features musical arrangements of popular nursery rhymes including Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star and Humpty Dumpty.

    The perfect gift for any young child or toddler, it's bound to make you and your little one smile.
  • BGUCN 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
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    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 tennis 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 tennis stars of the past and present. Perfect for readers aged 9 and up.The series Sports Skills covers rules, equipment, famous competitors and major competitions through specially commissioned, step-by-step photography that clearly shows skills and techniques needed for a sport.
  • ADBXC 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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    Did you hear that Ashley Cole and Cheryl Tweedy are releasing a song together? They're calling themselves Goals Allowed. This is a fab and funny joke book full of footballing jokes, anecdotes, cartoons and other crazy stuff to get you giggling!
  • My Spanish Language Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781909767713
    MSLS 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £21.97
    • Save £16.98
    • Just £1.66 per book
    This three-book collection will give children the opportunity to have a lot of fun putting their Spanish skills into practice.

    Suitable for children aged 5 and over, the books have an appealing design with beautifully illustrated scenes for children to study and creative, educational ways for them to put their new-found vocabulary skills to the test.
    Organised into key themes such as family, food and animals, the books will come in handy for language learners of any age.
  • APIXA
    • £10.89
    • RRP £12.99
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    This is a roaring great read with a build-your-own-dinosaur to create and collect. Join mighty T. Rex for a incredible day in his life as he explores his world and hunts for food. Then bring him back to life by building the amazing easy-to-assemble 3D model. No glue or extra materials are needed to create this robust model. The perfect gift for all dinosaur fans: each construction kit contains a jaw-dropping 24pp book and press-out pieces.
  • BUO2 Toddlers
    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.
  • BGUCO 9 years +
    9 years +
    • £7.19
    • RRP £8.99
    • Save £1.80
    Whether you are taking part or just watching, rugby 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. Perfect for readers aged 9 and up.The series Sports Skills covers rules, equipment, famous competitors and major competitions through specially commissioned, step-by-step photography that clearly shows skills and techniques needed for a sport.
  • ADCFQ 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £5.39
    • RRP £5.99
    • Save £0.60
    This is a hilariously funny book containing hundreds of jokes on every subject under the sun, as well as the favourite jokes of famous celebrities. All royalties will be going to the Jeans for Genes Appeal in association with Great Ormond Street Children's Hospital. The appeal funds research into genetic disorders in children. A Jeans for Genes Day is held every year when people are invited to wear their jeans for a GBP1 donation.
  • AAPBN Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £9.89
    • RRP £9.99
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    With this irresistible board book with sound panel, little hands will love pressing the buttons to hear the bus 'beep, beep!', the plane 'zoom!', the boat 'hoot, hoot!', the train 'choo, choo!' and the fire engine 'nee-naw!' The simple picture tabs on each page allow children to find their favourite vehicles quickly and easily.
  • DOCT 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This unique activity book will show children all the basic skills needed to become a doctor.

    The fun activities include making a stethoscope, wrapping a sprained ankle and even making a healthy living poster. There are also cool quizzes, games and crafts to try out. Budding doctors can even make their very own press-out skeleton.

    After working through the book, your junior doctors can then head into the Doctor's Bag section - which is filled with stickers, a poster and a game to play with friends.
  • ILVL 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £5.99
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    Children who live in or are visiting London this year will love this sticker book that celebrates the best of England's capital city.

    It includes a sheet of puffy 3D stickers that can be used to decorate the inside of the book and anywhere else they feel appropriate.

    This book not only has 100 stickers but also a wide range of colouring and doodling activities and even a range of card press-outs of bookmarks and door hangers.

    The London-themed activities include colouring in passengers on a big, red bus, guiding a guard through the palace gardens to find a missing horse and counting the pigeons having a party at Trafalgar Square.
  • AAJWF Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £7.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    This is a bold, bright new book for babies containing beautifully designed high-contrast images that are easy for even newborn babies to focus on and a sound panel to bring the pictures to life. The words are onomatopoeic, providing easy prompts for parents to make sounds for their babies to hear, essential for their speech development along with the sound panel for added effect. The sounds include quacking ducks, tooting cars and a wailing fire engine.
  • AOHIM
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    • RRP £4.99
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    Mr Bean may not tell jokes, but the hilarious Mr Bean's Joke Book contains over 300 that he has inspired. Illustrated throughout with distinctive line art, this is a must-have for all Bean fans, young and old alike.
  • PILT 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £9.99
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    Packed with brilliant illustrations, this fun-filled activity book shows children all the skills they'll need if they're to achieve their dream of flying helicopters, jets or commercial aeroplanes.

    From taking off to navigating and landing, this book is full of practical projects that will help readers pick up the basics of flying in a hands-on way. It also includes stickers, posters and a press-out model of an aeroplane for budding pilots to put together.

    Among those projects featured are a make-your-own rotocopter, a string radio and a kite. There are also activities that will help children get to know a flight deck and work out an itinerary.
  • AAHHK Toddlers
    Toddlers
    • £10.39
    • RRP £12.99
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    This lovely big board book is perfect for sharing with small children, who will love pressing the buttons to make the noises of Apple Tree Farm's favourite animals and the tractor. It features a simple story about the animals and tractor with cues for the child to press the appropriate button. Very little children will have great fun making Rusty bark, Curly grunt, Woolly baa, Daisy moo and Clucky cluck and finding the animals by means of the tabs. It is illustrated by Stephen Cartwright, one of Usborne's most popular artists. Strong tabs allow scenes to be located quickly and easily, while making the book look and feel more luxurious.
  • EKD2 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £4.99
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    Join the LEGO (R) City police officers, firefighters and paramedics as they race to save the day in this fantastic LEGO book for children beginning to read. By land, sea and air, the emergency services always work hard to keep the city safe. LEGO City: Heroes to the Rescue features popular LEGO City sets and minifigures. Featuring an exciting range of emergency vehicles, this LEGO book sparks kids' imaginations with its captivating story and engaging LEGO City characters. Combining DK's four-level reading scheme with the popular LEGO City theme, LEGO City: Heroes to the Rescue is at Level 2 and will help kids learn to read - and to love reading. LEGO, the LEGO logo, the Brick and Knob configurations and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. (c)2016 The LEGO Group. All rights reserved. Produced by DK Publishing under license from the LEGO Group.
  • CLRS 3 years +
    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.