Tag Archives: Activity Books

Dress Up: The Christmas Story

Author: Joanna Bicknell Publisher: Make Believe Ideas Product Description Two dolls to dress up, 14 fabric pieces make it possible to create a wide range outfits for all the characters of the nativity. The story of the birth of Jesus is presented in beautiful photographic scenes, inspiring children to dress the dolls as characters from […]

Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star (Kate Toms Series)

Author: Kate Toms Publisher: Make Believe Ideas Product Description A beautiful new picture book with hand-stitched collage illustrations. Based on the rhyme, it tells the charming story of a mouse dreaming about the stars; he dreams of catching a twinkling star in his net, and keeping it as a pet; he dreams of flying off […]

Baby Bear’s Christmas (Brimax interactive flap books)

Author: Publisher: Brimax

Thank You, God For Christmas (16-Page Coloring Books)

Author: Publisher: Standard Publishing Company

Papier-Mache Monsters: Turn Trinkets and Trash into Magnificent Monstrosities

Author: Dan Reeder Publisher: Gibbs Smith Product Description Learn more secrets at papermachemonsters.com. Step-by-step instructions for creating papier-mâché monstrosities (20091019)

1001 Things to Spot in Fairyland

Author: Gillian Doherty Publisher: Usborne Books Product Description Discover the magic of fairyland in this enchanting picture book, which will provide hours of puzzle-solving fun. Search for pretty flower fairies in a secret garden, look for frog princes at fairy school and see if you can find bluebirds flying somewhere over the rainbow. 32 pages.

More Lets Cut Paper!

Author: Publisher: Kumon Publishing North America Product Description Learning to safely use a pair of scissors is an important part of preparing for school. This workbook is for children who have only just begun to use scissors. Children will advance from simple one-stroke cuts all the way to cutting complicated curved and zig-zagged lines and […]

I Spy A Dinosaur’s Eye (Scholastic Readers)

Author: Jean Marzollo Publisher: Cartwheel Product Description All-new, easy-to-read riddles by Jean Marzollo are paired with fun photographs culled from previously published I Spy books to create an I Spy easy reader. With rhythm, rhyme, and picture clues, this book is written to support the newest reader.

Moving Windows: The Very First Christmas

Author: Juliet David Publisher: Candle Books Product Description A pop-up 3-D window on every spread and moving characters allow children to interact with the Christmas story as they follow the story from the “Good News to Mary” through “Presents for Baby Jesus.”

Baby Animals (Ultimate Sticker Books)

Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description DK presents exciting new covers for 13 of your favorite Ultimate Sticker Books: Animal, Baby Animal, Ballet, Bug, Bulldozer, Dangerous Dinosaurs, Dinosaur, Ancient Egypt, Farm, Pony, Shark and Whale, Space, and Truck. Annotated with factual information, each book contains more than 60 full-color, reusable stickers so children […]

I Spy A Balloon (Scholastic Reader Level 1)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Jean Marzollo Publisher: Cartwheel Books Product Description All new, easy-to-read riddles by Jean Marzollo are paired with fun photographs culled from previously published I Spy books to create this I Spy easy reader that’s perfect for spring! With rhythm, rhyme, and picture clues, this book is written to support the newest […]

Can You See What I See? Once Upon A Time

Rating: (16 reviews) Author: Walter Wick Publisher: Cartwheel Books Product Description From the photographer of the bestselling I Spy books, Can You See What I See? Once Upon a Time is a rhyming, search-and-find picture book–especially for preschoolers! Twelve fascinating compositions depict favorite fairy tales, folk tales, and classic stories where readers can use the […]

Christmas Follow-the-Dots (Dover Little Activity Books)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Suzanne Ross Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Connect the numbered dots and discover some delightful holiday surprises. 57 puzzles with solutions.

I Spy Christmas: A Book of Picture Riddles

Author: Jean Marzollo Publisher: Scholastic Inc. Product Description Features gorgeously styled, full-spread color photos of many objects.

An Amish Christmas Coloring Book

Author: Cheryl Benner Publisher: Good Books

Big Preschool Workbook

Rating: (14 reviews) Author: School Zone Staff Publisher: School Zone Pub Product Description This Big Preschool Workbook combines popular 32-page School Zone workbooks into one convenient 320-page volume. Child-friendly exercises and full-color illustrations make learning fun. Use Big Workbooks to reinforce or review grade-level skills or prepare for the upcoming school year. Contents include: Same […]

Pennsylvania Dutch Night Before Christmas Coloring Book

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Chet Williamson Publisher: Pelican Publishing Product Description Children will enjoy coloring the pictures while reading this retelling of the Christmas classic by Clement C. Moore. Pennsylvania Dutch Night Before Christmas blends Santa Claus with the traditional Pennsylvania Dutch figure of the Belsnickel, a thin, cantankerous old man who visits children before […]

I Spy Merry Christmas (Scholastic Reader Level 1)

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: JEAN MARZOLLO Publisher: Cartwheel Books Product Description Ho ho ho! Ring in the season with two festive I Spy readers, bound together with foil on the cover. While waiting for St. Nick, kids can have some jolly fun with rhyming picture riddles by Jean Marzollo and stunning photography from Walter Wick! […]

Merry Christmas, Stinky Face

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Lisa McCourt Publisher: Cartwheel Books Product Description “What if Santa’s lips get chapped?” Stinky Face asks. “What if the sack of toys starts to rip?” As always, Mama lovingly addresses each and every one of her child’s concerns. Of course, Stinky Face leaves Santa lip balm and duct tape . . […]

Just Mom and Me: The Tear-out, Punch-out, Fill-out Book of Fun for Girls and Their Moms (American Girl Library)

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: American Girl Editors Publisher: American Girl Publishing Inc Product Description This book is full of fun things for girls to do with their moms, from the new to the tried and true. They can tear out and share the notes and gift coupons, test their knowledge of each other with checklists […]

Christmas Around the World Coloring Book

Rating: (7 reviews) Author: Joan O’Brien Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Learn how Christmas is celebrated around the world by coloring 30 pictures of young carolers in Great Britain, Mexican children playing under a piñata, a Swedish girl wearing a traditional crown of candles, Greek children parading with drums and triangles, an Australian family picnicking […]

The Captain Underpants Extra-Crunchy Book o’ Fun

Rating: (23 reviews) Author: Dav Pilkey Publisher: Blue Sky Press Product Description Fans of Dav Pilkey¹s Captain Underpants series will have tons o¹ fun with this activity book featuring George, Harold, Captain Underpants and the bad guys from the first four books. Readers can test their knowledge with puzzles, games, cool comics, drawing tips, trivia, […]

175 Easy-To-Do Christmas Crafts

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Publisher: Boyds Mills Press Product Description FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY.

50 Christmas Things to Make and Do

Author: Minna Lacey Publisher: Usborne Books Product Description Perfect for the busy run up to Christmas, this handy little spiral bound book presents 50 great projects to make for the festive season. The easy to follow activities include angel paperchains, a Christmas collage, sparkling tree decorations, a snow fairy Christmas card, tissue paper giftwrap and […]

Birnbaum’s Walt Disney World For Kids 2010

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Birnbaum Travel Guides Publisher: Disney Editions Product Description Children are perhaps Walt Disney World’s biggest fans. On playgrounds and in classrooms, there’s always excited talk about who went to Walt Disney World and what they did each day-or minute. It has become almost a rite of passage to visit America’s most […]

Look-Alikes Christmas: The More You Look, the More You See!

Rating: (17 reviews) Author: Joan Steiner Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Product Description It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas . . . and the more you look, the more you see. Using everything from dog biscuits and candy canes to gloves and starfish, Joan Steiner has created an entrancing three-dimensional world […]

Christmas Sticker Dolly Dressing (Usborne Activities)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Catriona Clarke Publisher: Usborne Books

How to Draw

Rating: (10 reviews) Author: Barbara Soloff Levy Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Beginners can learn the basics of sketching by combining circles, ovals, rectangles, crescents, and other shapes to produce remarkable likenesses of a number of subjects. Simple, step-by-step diagrams — plus blank practice pages — make it easy for youngsters and would-be artists of […]

The Nutcracker Ballet: A Book, Theater, and Paper Doll Fold-out Play Set (Foldout Play Set) (Christmas, Activity Book) (Foldout Playset)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Mara Conlon Publisher: Peter Pauper Press, Inc. Product Description The classic story of the Nutcracker comes to life with this book, theater, and paper doll play set. Read along in the storybook as your paper doll characters (more than 35 of them!) dance their way through three different foldout stages – […]

Connect the Dots (Get Ready Books)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Barbara Gregorich Publisher: School Zone Pub Product Description What’s in the picture? As children find out in Connect the Dots, they practice counting from 1-10 as well as improve fine motor skills and eye-hand coordination.

Maisy’s Christmas: Sticker Book

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: Lucy Cousins Publisher: Candlewick Product Description Crazy for Maisy? A stickler for stickers? Little ones will have hours of fun helping their favorite mouse get ready for Christmas. Maisy and her friends are getting into the Christmas spirit. But they need some help! Poor Ostrich’s feet could use some warm boots […]

Fun with Christmas Stencils (Dover Little Activity Books)

Author: A. G. Smith Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Six open stencils (no cutting or punching out needed) let youngsters trace and color a candy cane, Santa, bell, snowflake, Christmas tree, stocking.

I Love to Color (Yo Gabba Gabba!)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Lisa Rao Publisher: Simon Scribbles Product Description Color the sillies out in I Love to Color, a far-out coloring book that comes with 3 double-sided crayons. Brobee, the little green one, is here to be your tourguide and show you all the awesome sights and fun friends that make up the wacky and […]

SpongeBob’s Best Days! (Jumbo Coloring Book)

Rating: (6 reviews) Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books

Paisley Designs Coloring Book (Dover Coloring Book)

Rating: (20 reviews) Author: Marty Noble Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Woven from sumptuous motifs inspired by the elements of nature, paisley patterns derive from a centuries-old art tradition. Colorists will enjoy hours of creative pleasure with this all-original gallery of paisley designs — 30 full-page illustrations swirling with gorgeous organic themes.

Large Print Word Search Book

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing Publisher: American Education Publishing Product Description The Large Print Word Search collection is the perfect series for building vocabulary skills while having fun at the same time. Filled with interesting and engaging word lists, each puzzle promises to stretch your mind. Plus, the large, bold type makes each […]

Decorate a Christmas Tree with 40 Stickers (Dover Little Activity Books)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Cathy Beylon Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Apply shiny ornaments, peppermint canes, snowflakes, toy trumpet, gingerbread man and more to the evergreen on inside covers.

Christmas Ornaments Stained Glass Coloring Book (Dover Little Activity Books)

Rating: (1 reviews) Author: Marty Noble Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Add color to 8 holiday images of a rocking horse, snowflake, Santa, traditional ornaments, and more; then hang near a light source for dazzling effects.

Star Wars, Classic (Ultimate Sticker Books)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: DK Publishing Publisher: DK CHILDREN Product Description Rediscover the excitement of the original Star Wars movies and create your own picture book using the characters, vehicles, and spacecraft found in this book. More than 60 superb full color stickers let Star Wars fans get into the action, and each section includes […]

The Little Christmas Stained Glass Coloring Book (Dover Little Activity Books)

Rating: (3 reviews) Author: Ted Menten Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Eight holiday images—snowman, stocking, bell, tree, Santas, toys—that produce lovely effects when colored and hung near light.

A Big, Bright Christmas (Giant Coloring Book)

Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books Product Description Celebrate Christmas with everyone’s favorite red-nosed reindeer! Girls and boys will have a holly jolly Christmas when they find a giant Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer coloring book under the tree! Filled with more than 100 holiday stickers, 20 supersized festive pictures to color, and a sturdy handle, […]

Bright Baby First Learning Box (Boxed Gift Set)

Rating: (8 reviews) Author: Roger Priddy Publisher: Priddy Books Product Description ? Board book ? Touch and feel book ? Shaker teether book ? Cloth book ? Bath book ? Flash cards on a ring

Vintage Valentines (Press Out Book)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Golden Books Publisher: Golden Books Product Description This very special collection of vintage-style press-out cards, and envelopes, will conjure up memories of doilies, glitter, and shoeboxes full of homemade valentines! The red flocking on the cover will make consumers nostalgic for the simpler times during which these cards were originally created.

Stencil Art (Klutz S.)

Rating: (4 reviews) Author: Editors of Klutz Publisher: Klutz Product Description An eight-color pigment-ink pad, eight foam-tipped dabbers, impressive techniques and plenty of inspirational artwork. Squish the foam tip into the ink pad and dab-dab-dab vibrant color right into the book. Three pages of stencils included to make everything from lady-bugs to aliens, plus a […]

Large Print Word Search Book

Rating: (2 reviews) Author: School Specialty Publishing, Vincent Douglas Publisher: American Education Publishing Product Description The Large Print Word Search collection is the perfect series for building vocabulary skills while having fun at the same time. Filled with interesting and engaging word lists, each puzzle promises to stretch your mind. Plus, the large, bold type […]

Ultimate Movie Mix (Jumbo Coloring Book)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: RH Disney Publisher: Golden/Disney Product Description A greatest hits coloring collection of Disney/Pixar movies including Monsters, Inc., Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, and Cars!

Decorative Tile Designs Coloring Book

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Marty Noble Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description The decorative richness and structure of tiles make them ideal coloring subjects. These striking renderings, adapted from Spanish, Islamic, and other cultures from around the world, burst with elegant florals, geometrics, and intricate, repeating patterns. 30 illustrations.

Mexican Folk Art Coloring Book (Dover Coloring Book)

Rating: (9 reviews) Author: Marty Noble Publisher: Dover Publications Product Description Striking adaptations of authentic native art depict, among other subjects, a Mixtec circular design from an incised gourd rattle, religious figures from a Metepec candlestick, and images of jaguars taken from a Guerrero lacquered chest. An exciting challenge for coloring book enthusiasts, these 30 […]

Encylopedia of Immaturity (Klutz)

Rating: (12 reviews) Author: Editors of Klutz Publisher: Klutz Product Description How to never grow up, the complete guide.

Friends: Making Them & Keeping Them (American Girl)

Rating: (5 reviews) Author: Patti Kelley Criswell Publisher: American Girl Book Description FRIENDS gives girls everything they need to know about making new friends and making the most of the friendships they already have. The interactive book is full of quizzes, crafts, and thoughtful advice, including tips and true friendship stories from girls. Five mini […]