Top 10 Best Novelty Books for 5-year-olds

With a variety of fun novelty features - including flaps, sounds, stickers, pop-ups and more - children will love these exciting novelty books. See below for some of the best novelty books for 5-year-olds.

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1. My Big Seek-and-Find Book

  • £3.99

Kids can enjoy hours of creative fun with this enthralling seek-and-find book. It features puzzles, odd-one-outs, spot-the-differences, mazes and hidden pictures, as well as brilliant, bright artwork. Complete with a wipe-clean pen, this awesome activity book is sure to delight children.

2. Space Sticker Book

  • £6.29

Fiona Watt

This space-tacular book features a light-hearted look at space travel, with scenes depicting the vastness of space, the inside of a space station, and the surface of the moon. It contains hundreds of brilliant stickers, including planets, stars, asteroids, astronauts, rovers and lots more.

3. Look Inside: Your Body

  • £7.99

Louie Stowell

This fantastic flap book introduces children to the way their bodies work in a fun, informative way. Perfect for little fingers, it's full of surprises to keep enquiring minds engaged, including flaps beneath flaps and a cheeky peek inside a toilet cubicle. Young readers' minds will boggle as they learn about how their brains work, what happens when they eat, how their lungs use oxygen and lots more.

4. Pop-up Jungle

  • £9.89

Fiona Watt

Creep through the dense undergrowth of the jungle and discover an entire menagerie of exotic animals, from mischievous monkeys to terrific tigers! Watch them leap off the pages of this exciting pop-up book, in which illustrations are brought to life in exuberant detail as 3D scenes emerge from each page.

5. Alice in Wonderland

  • £13.39

Lewis Carroll

This beautiful edition of the classic tale features a number of pop-up surprises and exciting sounds, ensuring little ones feel immersed in the adventures of Alice. With spellbinding illustrations, this book will delight adults and children alike with its fantastical storyline and classic characters, including the White Rabbit, the Queen of Hearts and the Mad Hatter.

6. First Sticker Book: Optical Illusions

  • £2.99

Sam Taplin

Discover the eye-boggling fun of optical illusions with this stunning Usborne book, which contains more than 150 stickers. Watch as mysterious movements, shifting shapes and wobbling arrows are brought to life when the stickers are applied to the pages to complete the images. Great for learning about sight and vision, children will also develop their hand-eye coordination with this mind-bending book.

7. Scribbles and Nibbles: Alphabetti Spaghetti

  • £3.99

This activity pad features dinner plate-sized sheets, packed with drawing and colouring fun, as well as puzzles, mazes, doodles, wordsearches and dot-to-dots. Kids can enjoy over 50 pages of wonderfully-illustrated fun, with plenty of room for them to get creative! Based around the letters of the alphabet, children will learn in an engaging, interactive way. This book is perfect for keeping children busy in restaurants or whilst dinner is being prepared.

8. Lift-the-Flap Opposites

  • £9.09

Felicity Brooks

Great for enriching young readers' vocabulary in a fun and engaging way, this interactive book features bright illustrations and is the perfect introduction to the idea of opposites.

9. Sticker Dressing: Shakespeare

  • £1.99

Rachel Firth

This gorgeous interactive book will introduce kids to the brilliant Bard through super stickers and amazing dressing-up fun! Prepare the actors' costumes as they get ready to take to the stage. This book is a wonderful introduction to Shakespeare, and is sure to inspire a life-long love of the Bard of Avon and his works.

10. 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.