Top 7 Best Puzzle Books for 9-year-olds

Kids will love getting stuck into some brain-training with these fantastic puzzle books. Featuring searches, sums, logic, mazes, maths and more, see below for the best puzzle books for 9-year-olds.

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1. Maze Quest History 

There are 48 interactive mazes to explore in this brilliant book. Starting with the age of the dinosaurs, each maze takes you further through history until you're making your way through the technologically-advanced cities of the future. 

2. Maths Puzzles

Sarah Khan

Kids can put their maths skills to the test with this vibrant set of cards. The perplexing puzzles will challenge children to use their skills in code-breaking, multiplying, adding, subtracting and more. The wipe-clean cards come with a special pen, meaning kids can get started on their sums right away and solve puzzles on the go.

3. Usborne Puzzle Book Collection

There are 6 tricky puzzle books to get through in this Usborne collection, all featuring different sorts of puzzles. The books cover Picture Puzzles, World Puzzles, Brain Puzzles, Maths Puzzles, Logic Puzzles and General Knowledge Quizzes and each one is perfect for taking on a long journey. 

4. 100 Logic Puzzles

This perfectly portable little book is great for puzzle-solving on the go! It's packed with conundrums, games and activities that will put kids' powers of logic to the test. Keep their brain cells in tip-top condition wherever they go with this engrossing puzzle book.

5. Puzzle Masters Dot-to-Dot

Sarah Wade

Your kids can create their own masterpieces with these dot-to-dot puzzles. As they link up each dot, they will start to see a new picture, from adorable animals to mindful patterns, come to life. Each puzzle also features clues to help them guess what the image might be that they are revealing. 

6. National Geographic Kids Puzzle Books - Travel

National Geographic Kids

This puzzle book from National Geographic Kids features loads of interesting travel-themed puzzles for your kids to try. The puzzles include number games, crosswords, word searches and more and the book is packed with facts for young travel fans to enjoy. 

7. Christmas Puzzles Set - 2 Books

For a festive treat, these two puzzle books are themed around the most wonderful time of the year... Christmas! One of the books features word searches and the other includes crosswords for kids to complete on the run-up to Christmas day. 

  • AAZAD 7 years +
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    This is a pack of colourfully illustrated cards bursting with maths puzzles that will put children and adult's maths skills to the test. Each brain-teasing puzzle sorts out the boffins from the buffoons by testing their maths skills, including code-breaking, multiplication and arithmetic. The cards are wipe clean and the pack includes a special pen, making the pack entirely self contained, easily portable and a great gift.
  • APGFO 7 years +
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    This densely illustrated puzzle book is packed full of mystical things to find, fiendish puzzles to solve and magical monsters to outwit. Embark on a series of fantasy quests featuring the King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, dragons, monsters, gnomes, goblins and a whole host of mythical creatures.
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    A handy, paperback book perfect for popping into a pocket or school bag, packed with puzzles, games and activities that will put your powers of logic to the test. It is a well-known fact that you can exercise your brain just as you might exercise your body; this book will keep children's grey cells in tip-top condition.
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    This is an addition to already successful series of puzzle activity cards. The puzzles help improve word skills, such as vocabulary skills, spelling skills, and recognizing synonyms, antonyms and syllables. It offers an enjoyable way to reinforce vital learning skills. The cards are wipe clean and come with a special pen, making the pack entirely self contained, easily portable and ideal for journeys and holidays.
  • YVTB 8 years +
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    This innovative book has a cool maze on the cover and is bursting with interactive puzzles, brain busters and quirky fun.

    There are quizzes, conundrums and puzzles to test any child's brain and they range from the easily solvable to ones that may require more patience, practice and skill.

    Among the tricky challenges are mazes, observational tests and memory games.
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    Children will love finding their way through the challenges posed in this marvellous maze book.

    From worlds made of plants to futuristic cities and wild habitats, there are 14 mazes to work through and each one is full of things to spot along the way.

    Wonderfully interactive and ideal for stay-at-home days, the mazes advance in complexity as children work through the pages. All of the mazes have been beautifully designed and are sure to keep children aged 5 and over happily entertained.
  • AKGWR 7 years +
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    Following the best-selling Maps, the Mizielinskis return with a companion activity book. Bursting with fascinating facts and puzzles from around the world, this book offers hours of entertainment to young adventurers. Informative and inspiring, the myriad activities in this book challenge the reader to discover something new and explore their imagination to draw, decorate and design every pull-out page.