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

  • £5.89

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

  • £5.89

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

Pixel Planet - Paperback - 9781784455538 - Assorted
  • £2.49

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

  • £3.99


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

  • £2.99

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

  • £6.89

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

  • £4.89

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

  • £9.09

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

  • £5.89

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

  • £4.89

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.