Top 7 Best Activity Books for 3-year-olds

These bright, colourful, interactive books are guaranteed to delight little ones. They feature stickers, colouring, puzzles and so much more! See below for the best activity books for 3-year-olds.

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1. Colour With Me Books

Budding artists will love adding their personal style to these bold, appealing colouring books. As little ones colour in, they'll also be learning about numbers and poring over engaging pictures of cool patterns, wild animals and more. Simply give them some crayons or pencils and they'll be having colourful fun for hours.

2. Shimmer & Shine: Sticker Activity Book

Princesses Shimmer and Shine from the popular Nickelodeon show are new favourites with kids, teaching good values whilst having fun. In this amazing book, they'll introduce children to sparkling activities, super stickers and lots of fun! With creative games and colouring pages, as well as ample space for children to doodle, little ones will love this beautiful book, which also contains 1,000 exclusive stickers.

3. Mr Potato Head: My First Sticker Book

This incredibly a-peel-ing book stars Mr and Mrs Potato Head and contains hundreds of stickers for children to apply to the pages (or anywhere else in need of a sticker!). These special spuds are long-standing favourites with children and this activity book gives kids the chance to decorate the characters however they please. The book is bursting with puzzles, games, and heaps of fun.

4. My Big Seek-and-Find Book

Kids will love completing this enthralling book again and again. 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, kids will be kept entertained for hours with this awesome activity book.

5. Scribbles and Nibbles: Alphabetti Spaghetti

This activity pad features dinner plate-sized sheets, packed with puzzles, mazes, doodles, wordsearches and dot-to-dots. Kids can enjoy over 50 pages of gorgeously-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.

6. Owltastic Sticker Book

This owl-themed sticker book is packed with colouring and doodling activities to keep little ones captivated, and comes with over 100 perfectly puffy stickers. The book also contains press-out bookmarks, door hangers, models, cards and postcards to colour and decorate. Full of fun and creativity, it's a hoot!

7. The World of Eric Carle: My First Sticker Treasury

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This huge book stars beloved children's characters from the books of Eric Carle, including the Very Hungry Caterpillar. It also features lots of photos of animals and contains over 600 stickers. Children are encouraged to meet the animals from Eric Carle's books and complete activities using the stickers provided. There are lots of facts to learn (380!) and 96 fun-filled pages to work through. Eric Carle's classic stories are truly brought to life in this appealing book.

  • SNAS 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    The dinner plate-sized sheets in this activity pad are bursting with over 50 pages of fun including puzzles, mazes, doodles, wordsearches and dot-to-dots.

    Beautifully illustrated with plenty of room for children to doodle and be creative, it will also inspire them to make their own exciting pictures.

    Based around the letters of the alphabet, this book provides children with an interactive way of learning - and they can even enjoy colouring in while doing so.

    Perfect to keep children busy while you prepare their dinner or for taking to restaurants.
  • OWLT 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £2.99
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    This owl-themed book is a hoot!

    It's packed with colouring and doodling activities and even comes with a sheet of over 100 3D puffy stickers to decorate the book (and wherever else children want...) with.

    The back of this activity book has card pages contains press-out bookmarks, door hangers, models, cards and postcards to colour and decorate. The owl illustrations are fun and eye-catching and it would be a wise purchase to inspire children's creativity.
  • ECFS 3 years +
    3 years +
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    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.
  • Colour With Me Collection - 4 Books - Collection - 9781785500992
    CLWM 3 years +
    3 years +
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    These first colouring books are ideal for budding artists. They have bold and appealing artwork that children will love adding some personal style to.

    There's a book which will help children learn about numbers; one full of cool patterns; a wild colouring book featuring wild animals; and a book bursting with first pictures.

    Give your children some crayons or colouring pencils and watch them enjoy hours of interactive entertainment with these four books.
  • SMSH 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Stars of a Nickelodeon show that teaches good values, the princesses Shimmer and Shine are new favourites with so many children and this awesome book is packed with sparkling activities and super stickers.

    There are fun games and creative colouring pages included in the book, as well as ample space for children to doodle.

    With 1,000 exclusive stickers included, this is an interactive delight for fans of the show.
  • MRPH 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
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    With hundreds of stickers, this book starring Mr and Mrs Potato Head is simply ap-peel-ling. It gives children the chance to use the stickers to mash together their favourite characters.

    The toy spuds have long been a favourite with children and this activity book gives them the chance to stick and decorate the characters in whatever way they feel suitable. It's bursting with puzzles and games.

    Ideal for helping children develop their hand-eye coordination and dexterity skills, it's a tater-ly fun book
  • BSAF 3 years +
    3 years +
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    Complete with a wipe-clean pen, this book contains a number of activities children aged 3 and over will love to complete again and again.

    There are puzzles, odd-one-outs, spot-the-differences, mazes and hidden pictures and the artwork is completely eye-catching. The spiral-bound format makes it easy for children to find the page they want to complete and it's sure to keep them busy on rainy or stay-at-home days.