Spring is a seriously exciting time for kids, with more opportunities to go outdoors in the warmer weather and have fun! But if there's an April shower and there's not much to do, it can be hard to think of fun activities to fill the kids' time. But not to worry - we've put together a list of the very best children's activity books for spring, packed full of puzzles, colouring, doodles and more, great for keeping kids busy.
Perfect for adventurous little readers, these exciting activity books include over 50 stickers, bear ears to make, a recipe for bear paw biscuits (with adult supervision, of course!) and lots of bear-illiant pictures to colour in! Kids are sure to become engrossed in these paw-some books.
Dawn Isaac | 5+
Tired of seeing your kids stare at a screen all day? Get them having fun outside with this innovative title. From 10-minute activities to days full of fun, this book covers all the seasons and includes setting up a wormery, building a human sundial and creating an outdoor collage! Great for spending quality time with your children and for keeping them busy as the days grow longer and the weather improves.
Usborne | 3+
Enjoy a range of simple craft activities, perfect to complete as Easter approaches! Each activitiy comes with fully-illustrated, step-by-step instructions, as well as lots of hints and tips on how to get the best results every time. Create pretty Easter garlands, fun fingerprint bunnies, a hatching chick card, beautifully-patterned eggs and lots more.
Louie Stowell | 9+
Budding writers will love this wonderfully resourceful creative writing book. With lots of helpful advice and inspiration, from choosing a genre to writing a screenplay, there are prompts for writing stories, poems, blogs and more. With lots of interactive activities, your child will be writing literary masterpieces in no time!
Emily Bone | 5+
Create a menagerie of paper birds with this gorgeous activity book. The birds include peacocks, flamingos, eagles and lots of other feathered friends. Kids will practise patience, focus and intricate motor skills with this enjoyable activity, with step-by-step instructions for each variety of beautiful bird.
Adrian Barclay | 6+
Perfect for the Easter holidays, kids can use their imaginations to complete a selection of travel-based scenes in this vibrant doodle book. Travel the world from the comfort of your own home on an icy artic adventure, to a cosy campsite, to the riveting rainforest and even to the treetops to design an epic tree-house!
This owl-themed sticker book is packed with colouring and doodling activities to keep little ones captivated, and comes with over 100 3D puffy stickers for decorating the book (or anywhere else in need of a sticker!). 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!