Top 10 Best Colouring Books for 5-year-olds

Kids are guaranteed to be engrossed for hours with these bright and beautiful colouring books! Featuring lots of interesting themes and pictures, see below for the best colouring books for 5-year-olds.

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1. Patterns to Colour

Kirsteen Rogers

This fantastically fun and irresistible book is bursting with rich patterns to colour in. Many of them come with suggested colour schemes, but it's entirely up to kids which colours they use, and they can follow the schemes as closely or as loosely as they like. The book includes tips on matching colours and the different effects they create on the page. Children are sure to be creating works of art in no time!

2. Magic Painting Book

Fiona Watt

This book provides a truly magical colouring experience. Simply brush water over the stylish black-and-white illustrations and watch them transform before your very eyes, revealing a rainbow of dazzling colours and vibrantly bringing each scene to life.

3. Pixel Planet

If your child is a fan of computer games, they'll love the pixelated patterns in this cool colouring book. This bumper book brings back memories of retro games and encourages children to colour in the fun designs, square by square. From adorable animals to awesome dinosaurs and plenty of other crazy characters, this epic book will appeal to anyone who loves computer games and colouring.

4. Pokemon Creative Colouring

Pokemon

Gotta colour 'em all! Pokemon has never been more exciting since the release of the hugely popular Pokemon Go, appealing to children (and grown-ups!) of all ages. In this awesome colouring book, kids will have the chance to colour in all their favourite Pokemon. With 64 pages featuring 100 Pokemon for aspiring Pokemon trainers to colour in and embellish however they like, kids won't be able to put this book down.

5. Football Sticker and Colouring Book

Sam Taplin

Football fans everywhere will love this sporty activity book - no matter which team they support! It contains more than 150 stickers and the enthralling scenes feature players, fans and goalmouth action. There are football kits to colour in, stickers of players and even some goal-scoring strikers!

6. Fairies Sticker & Colouring Book

Jessica Greenwell

This gorgeous bumper activity book will take kids to the magical world of fairy folk, with spellbinding scenes depicting flower fairies, a fairy ball and lots more. It includes 100 stunning stickers and plenty of colouring pages.

7. London Colouring Book

Struan Reid

Featuring all the main sights that London has to offer, from buildings to statues to people, this exciting book will take kids on a tour around London from the comfort of their own sofa! It features line drawings for budding artists to colour in and each image is accompanied by an interesting fact about England's capital city.

8. Lots of Things to Find and Colour

Fiona Watt

This engrossing colouring book is packed with picture puzzles and busy scenes for children to colour in as little or as much as they like. The activities encourage children to find hidden animals and objects in busy, bustling scenes and colour them in, developing their discriminatory and dexterity skills. Children will also have heaps of fun matching pairs, spotting the difference, counting, copying and more.

9. Pocket Doodling and Colouring Book

Non Figg

This perfectly portable, pocket-sized book is packed with doodling, drawing and colouring activities for kids on the go! It features simple pictures that invite children to complete different scenes, patterns, people or objects, transforming each page into a work of art.

10. Great Britain Colouring Book

Struan Reid

From the birthplace of Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon to the breath-taking scenery of the Lake District, this stunning colouring book will take kids on a tour of Great Britain's most significant and beautiful sights. It features delightful line drawings of Britain's greatest landmarks and views, guaranteed to provide hours of fun and fascination.

  • AASMX 5 years +
    Non Figg
    5 years +
    (1)
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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    Perfect for long journeys, this beautifully-produced pocket-sized book is packed with doodling, drawing and colouring activities for children on the go. Featuring simple pictures that invite the children to finish the scene, pattern, person or object to make each page a work of art, the Usborne Pocket Doodling and Colouring Book is a masterpiece!

  • AASPR 5 years +
    Fiona Watt
    5 years +
    (2)
    • £9.89
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    This is a fantastic new coloring book filled with picture puzzles and busy scenes which children can color as little or as much as they choose. The activities encourage children to find the hidden animals and objects in a busy scene and color them in. Other activities include matching pairs, spot the difference, counting and copying with coloring in as the solution.
  • FSTK 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £2.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Football fans all over the country are eagerly awaiting the new season and what better way to get young children into the sport than with the help of this sporty, activity book?

    With over 150 stickers, the scenes include players, fans and exciting goalmouth action. There are football kits to colour in, stickers of players to add to defensive walls and even some goalscoring strikers.

    At its goal-den price, this is a book that will hit the back of the net every time!
  • AOLIC 5 years +
    Jessica Greenwell
    5 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £7.99
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    Two books in one, this bumper activity book enters the magical world of fairy folk, with scenes depicting flower fairies, a fairy ball and lots more. With over 100 stickers and lots of colouring pages.
  • ANDPG 5 years +
    Fiona Watt
    5 years +
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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    Open this book to see stylish, black and white illustrations...then brush water over them using the aqua pen provided to see them change before your very eyes, as a rainbow of colours magically reveal themselves and bring each scene to life.
  • APOOX 4 years +
    Struan Reid
    4 years +
    • £4.89
    • RRP £5.99
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    A colouring book for budding artists. It features black and white drawings of many of the main sights to be seen in London, from buildings and people, to statues and transport. It includes line drawings that allow the readers to colour them in their own style. Each picture is accompanied by simple but interesting facts about London.
  • APOVE 5 years +
    Struan Reid
    5 years +
    • £4.89
    • RRP £4.99
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    From the birthplace of Shakespeare in Stratford-upon-Avon to the breathtaking scenery of the Lake District, this beautiful colouring book will take you on a tour of some of the most interesting and scenic parts of Great Britain. With charming line drawings of Britain's great landmarks and views, this colouring book will provide hours of activity for young and old alike - a brilliant activity to share together.
  • AEBBD 4 years +
    Kirsteen Rogers
    4 years +
    • £5.89
    • RRP £5.99
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    This is a fantastic and irresistible book filled with rich patterns to colour in, giving hours and hours of creative fun. Many of the patterns come with suggested colour schemes but children are free to follow them as closely or as loosely as they please. It includes tips on matching colours and the different effects they create on the page to help make each pattern a work of art.
  • PIXE 5 years +
    Assorted
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £11.99
    • Save £8.00
    If your children can't get enough of Minecraft, than they'll love to sit back and relax as they fill in the pixellated patterns featured in this colouring book, Pixel Planet.

    Coming in a bumper size, this book brings back memories of 1980s computer games and encourages children to colour the designs in, square by square.

    From cute animals to awesome dinosaurs and many other crazy characters including aliens, this is a cool book for anyone who loves colouring in and computer games.
  • PKZ2 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £3.99
    • RRP £6.99
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    Gotta colour 'em all... Gotta colour 'em all!

    Ever since Pokemon Go became the must-have app, these little monsters have proven to be very popular with children of all ages. In this colouring book - especially designed for those aged 5 and over - children have the chance to colour in their favourite Pokemon.

    There are 64 pages full of 100 Pokemon for soon-to-be Pokemon trainers to colour in, in whatever style they wish.