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Activity books for kids are an excellent way to keep the little ones occupied. Our children's activity books cater to all ages and include everything from brilliant builds in our Minecraft books to a huge range of boredom-busting puzzle books. We also have a great selection of kids' colouring books and LEGO books for the creative ones!

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3 years + : Children's Activities

  • My First Stickers Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: MYFS
    Collection 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Start stickering from an early age!

    Dinosaurs, animals and things that go feature in this awesome collection of first sticker books - all of which have big stickers for little hands!

    By completing the activities and decorating the colourful scenes with the big stickers for little hands, children will enjoy a tactile experience as they develop their hand-eye coordination skills. Each book has simple, descriptive text and bright and bold artwork.
    Format: paperback
    • £6.00
    • RRP £39.92
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  • My First... Collection - 10 Books

    Product Code: MFBO
    Collection 4 years +
    (1)
    Hand-picked favourites
    Maths, mazes, numbers... Even origami!

    This collection of first books introduces children to important concepts in a fun and wonderfully interactive way. They are colourful, easy to follow and feature themes that we know your little ones will love.

    The search and find book will help them develop observational skills; the science book introduces basic concepts; and the picture puzzles encourage early numeracy and reading skills.
    Format: paperback
    • £7.00
    • RRP £49.90
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  • Scratch Surprise: Awesome Worlds

    Product Code: MASS
    Paperback 4 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    When you scratch off these pages, you're in for a super surprise!

    From diggers and dinosaurs to aliens and monsters, there is so much amazing artwork hidden beneath the surface. A wooden scratch tool is included, meaning children can have fun scratching and seeing the pictures, wherever they may be.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Countdown to Christmas Activities

    Product Code: ST2850
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Count down to Christmas with 24 days of amazing advent activities!

    Hang up the calendar on the wall after completing activities including colouring awesome ornaments, taking part in a reindeer race and spotting the difference between some festive scenes.

    The calendar has a bright and glittery cover and the 24 activities are sure to get children in the festive mood.

    Size 290 x 425mm, ages 3 plus
    • £2.00
    • RRP £9.99
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  • Usborne Little First Stickers: Unicorns

    Hannah Watson

    Product Code: LFSU
    Paperback 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Bursting with over 150 stickers, this magical book will appeal to all young unicorn fans!

    Little ones will enjoy peeling the reusable stickers off the shiny pages as they add them to the wondrous scenes of waterfalls, rainbows, forests, lagoons, crystal caves, cloud castles, and much more.

    With its compact format and text prompts on each page, this handy activity book is perfect for taking on long journeys to keep children entertained whilst improving their vocabulary and developing fine motor skills.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £6.99
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    Let's Go to the... Collection - 4 Books

    Product Code: LTSG
    Collection 4 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Let's go somewhere extraordinary...

    These four books encourage preschoolers to develop their pen control, word and number skills as they learn about castles, farms, fire stations and vets.

    There are activities to complete on every page and the wipe-clean nature means children can complete each simple task again and again, building up their simple vocabulary.
    Format: paperback
    • £3.00
    • RRP £23.96
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  • My First Writing Book Things That Go!

    Product Code: FWTG
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    This first writing book is full of things that go and gives children the chance to learn a number of first words.

    It comes with a pen and has wipe-clean pages. The stunning illustrations complement the text perfectly.

    Children can write down the words of what they see and then wipe them out and start again, developing their pen control and observational skills in the process.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Stick & Play Collection - 8 Books

    Product Code: SKLN
    Collection 3 years +
    (1)
    Hand-picked favourites
    Children can enjoy a selection of spot-the-difference activities and learn some new words with these hands-on books.

    Featuring scenes from the city, ocean, zoo and farm, the spot-the-difference books contain simple text and bold graphics that complement the photographic scenes, and it's up to children to add the 50-plus stickers to the positions where the differences are.

    With the enticing themes of the animals, on the farm, under the sea and things that go, the Stick & Learn books contain a range of onomatopoeic words that add to the early learning fun and contain lots of reusable early learning stickers.
    Format: paperback
    • £3.00
    • RRP £39.92
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  • Scratch and Sparkle Dinosaurs

    Product Code: SASD
    Paperback 4 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Scratch and sketch sparkling pictures of deadly 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.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £6.99
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  • Magic Water Colouring: Dinosaurs

    Jenny Copper

    Product Code: MWCD
    Hardback 4 years +
    (3)
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    Magical pictures to paint again and again... Just add water!

    Paint with water and see roar-some images of dinosaurs 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!
    • £2.00
    • RRP £7.99
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  • Let's Pretend Christmas

    Roger Priddy

    Product Code: LPCH
    Paperback 3 years +
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    With busy Christmas scenes and 15 pieces, this fun-filled book and puzzle set is perfect for little ones to play with in the build-up to the big day.

    There are three different festive scenes for children to fill in as they match up the puzzle pieces to the missing food, toys and decorations.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £12.99
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  • My Rainbow Bag Sticker Book

    Product Code: MYRB
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Your children will love everything about this rainbow-inspired sticker book - and the bag that it comes in!

    It's a fabulous activity book packed full of fun, games and stickers that can be used to decorate the book or anywhere else that they fancy.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £5.99
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  • First Sticker Story Fun Collection - 3 Books

    Product Code: FSSF
    Collection 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    With baby animal, pirate and dinosaur themes, these colouring and sticker books will provide creative children with hours of interactive entertainment.

    The books have bright artwork and even some googly eyes, so there's so much to love and the books will inspire a love of stickering in children. They're great for developing dexterity.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £17.97
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    Just £0.67 per book
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  • Crayola Colouring Activity Set- 4 Books

    Product Code: KD9188
    Collection 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Four colouring activity books from the experts at Crayola. These books are full of fun ideas and designs for children to add a dash of personal colour to...
    • £3.00
    • RRP £19.96
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    Just £0.75 per book
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  • The World of Eric Carle: My First Sticker Treasury

    Parragon

    Product Code: ECFS
    Paperback 3 years +
    (2)
    Hand-picked favourites
    Starring the Very Hungry Caterpillar and many more favourites from The World of Eric Carle, this huge book comes with over 600 stickers and is packed with photos of animals.

    It encourages children to meet the animals from Eric Carle's books and complete a number of activities using the stickers included. There are also plenty of facts (380!) for kids to pore over as they work their way through the 96 pages.

    Eric Carle is one of the world's bestselling author-illustrators and his artwork is instantly appealing. Animals are an ever-popular theme with young children and with plenty of extra stickers to decorate other places with, My First Sticker Treasury really is something special.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £7.99
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  • My Giant Colouring Pad: Pretty Pink Set - 2 Books

    Product Code: PPBA
    Collection 4 years +
    (2)
    Hand-picked favourites
    These massive colouring pads are sure to delight any child aged 4 or over who loves all things pink, cute and cuddly.

    With kittens, puppies, chicks and baby rabbits all featured in My Giant Colouring Pad: Baby Animals, children will love colouring them in in any way they like.

    My Giant Colouring Pad: My Pretty Pink has flowers, cupcakes and shoes to colour in - providing children with plenty of sparkling fun to banish boredom and enjoy on rainy stay-at-home days!

    • £2.00
    • RRP £13.98
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    Just Narwhal and Plush in Bag

    Product Code: JNRW
    Paperback 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Have a narwhal of a time with this sweet story!

    Coming with a soft plush narwhal toy and two-way sequins on the jacket, this tale's rhyming text shows children that everyone has different skills and that they shouldn't compare themselves to others.

    Narwhal doesn't think she has any skills, especially compared to the mermaids, but when they need someone to fairly judge their painting contest, Narwhal realises just how much of a talent being honest and open is!
    • £3.00
    • RRP £12.99
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  • Beep Beep and Zoom Things that Go Pop Up

    Product Code: BBZO
    Hardback 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Vehicles can go fast and can go slow... Honk your horn: 'Beep, beep... Let's go!'

    From boats to trains and cars to planes, this fun, rhyming pop-up book introduces all kinds of vehicles in an engaging way.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £11.99
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  • I Can Tie My Own Shoelaces

    Product Code: ICTS
    Hardback 4 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Spotty Dog and his animal friends will help your children learn how to tie their shoelaces in a variety of ways. This folder-shaped book has step-by-step instructions for the traditional method, a loop bow and a double-quick bow.

    It even includes a practice shoe encased in the book so children can try the skill over and over again before mastering their own shoes. This is a handy introduction to a valuable and important life skill.

    Please note due to unforeseen circumstances the image of this title in our catalogue was incorrect. The edition we have has a white jacket.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £4.99
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  • I Love... Sticker Collection - 4 Books

    Product Code: ILSP
    Collection 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    This collection contains four books (containing over 30 stickers each) bursting with facts about trucks, dinosaurs, farms and animals ranging from cuddly pets to wild creatures.

    All presented in an appealing style with bright colours and bold, easy-to-read text, they provide a great introduction to these ever-popular topics.
    • £4.00
    • RRP £19.96
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  • First Facts and Flaps: Giant Dinosaurs

    Naray Yoon

    Product Code: FFDI
    Other 3 years +
    Hand-picked favourites
    Why did a Stegosaurus have plates on its back? And just how much meat would a Tyrannosaurus Rex eat in one go?

    This dino-myte book has bold artwork, flaps to lifts and all kinds of prehistoric facts to pore over. It's a very visual and extremely accessible guide for children who want to explore our past.
    • £4.00
    • RRP £9.99
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  • My First Writing Book Dinosaurs

    Product Code: FWDI
    Other 3 years +
    (1)
    Hand-picked favourites
    This first writing book is full of roar-some dinosaurs and gives children the chance to learn a number of first words.

    It comes with a pen and has wipe-clean pages and stunning illustrations that complement the text perfectly.

    Children can write down the words of what they see and then wipe them out and start again, developing their pen control and observational skills in the process.
    • £2.00
    • RRP £6.99
    • Save £4.99
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Children’s Activity Books

Activity books for children include a wide range of tasks to keep them occupied. Including puzzles, colouring books, stickers books and plenty to make and do, there's a whole world of entertainment waiting inside these creative books.

A great gift

Children's activity books make great presents for little ones that just love to discover. The collection of books and kids annuals on offer in our range caters for a variety of ages, making ideal birthday or Christmas presents.

Lots of topics

In the children's activity books category, you'll find a topic to suit even the most particular of kids. From classic puzzle books to Marvel-themed publications, art and even LEGO books, there's something all children are sure to get on-board with.

View our activity books

If you're stuck for something to keep the children occupied on a rainy afternoon, over the holidays or even on long car journeys, activity books are ideal. Take a look at our range of children's books today.

You'll find the following books in The Book People's range of activity books

  • Drawing books
  • Atlases and geography books
  • Sticker books
  • Joke books
  • Brain games
  • Spot the difference books
  • Doodle books
  • Map activity books
  • Pocket puzzle books
  • Fact books