Activity Books for Kids

Arriba Up, Abajo Down at the Boardwalk: A Book of Opposites in English & Spanish
Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books, Book 4 · Activity Books for Kids · Spanish Children's Books · STEM Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Opposites, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / Spanish
(Bilingual, word concepts) “Highly recommended” – Midwest Book Review. A multicultural activity picture book—with a pronunciation guide in both languages, finding, and counting. Set in California’s historic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (ages 2+ ESL, 93 words, 36 illustrations)
Bad Bananas: A Story Cookbook for Kids
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Food Books for Children, Book 3. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Desserts
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Bizarrely funny” - Horn Book blog. A wisecracking picture book about the short (shelf) life of a bunch of bruisers—with 7 easy, low-sugar recipes—the perfect family activity: tasty, funny, hands-on fun for ages 4–12; 320 words (plus recipes), 24 illustrations
Bright Star, Night Star: An Astronomy Story
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Careers for Kids, Book 1 · STEM Books for Kids. Price: $3.95 $1.98 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Astronomy, Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
UP Authors cover design award. A picture book introduction to the night sky through the eyes of an American Indian child. STEM activities include finding constellations, stars, and other heavenly bodies (ages 4 - 9). Space science book with online glossary; 400 words, 30 illustrations
Crumbs on the Stairs - Migas en las escaleras: A Mystery in English & Spanish
Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books, Book 2 · Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 2 · Spanish Children's Books · Activity Books for Kids · Food Books for Children, Book 1. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / United States / Hispanic & Latino
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
(Bedtime humor, bilingual) WHERE did all the crumbs come from? A Hispanic child takes readers on a finding and counting search for the crumb culprit. Includes full text and pronunciation guide in English and Spanish. “Elevando la Lectura Bilingüe” – Tania Navarro, El Observador (ages 2+/ESL, 95 words, 24 illustrations)
Ma MacDonald Flees the Farm: It's Not a Pretty Picture...Book
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Food Books for Children, Book 4 · Careers for Kids, Book 2 · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.95 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 780. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(Zoo humor) When animals ruin Mrs. MacDonald’s catering business she takes action—you can too with finding activity, food, and diverse characters (for ages 3 – 7). 500 words, 32 illustrations
Polar Bear Bowler: A Story Without Words
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Stories Without Words, Book 1 · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 710. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Karl Beckstrand. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Polar Regions
(Bedtime humor, sports) “A charming wordless story…full of…polish and physical comedy” – Publisher’s Weekly. The adventures of a polar bear who hitches a ride to Antarctica. He’s never seen penguins before; to him they look like something fun to play with. You tell/write the story (Stories Without Words series, Vol. 1 for ages 2 – 6); 30 illustrations
She Doesn't Want the Worms! Ella no quiere los gusanos: A Mystery in English & Spanish
Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books, Book 3 · Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 3 · Spanish Children's Books · Activity Books for Kids · STEM Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(Humor, bilingual) Top 10 Best Books of 2011 – ForeWord Reviews. “Delightful...humorous...bright illustrations” – Ana Rodriguez for School Library Journal. A STEM book about a bi-racial girl who responds to some unusual gifts--that happen to be alive! Full text and pronunciation guide in both languages, bug finding activity, online secrets (ages 3+ ESL, 180 words, 24 illustrations)
4 Activity Books Vol. II: Fun & Learning for Families
Series: Activity Books for Kids. Price: $6.95 $3.48 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 530. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Science & Technology
Includes critically-lauded: Bad Bananas: A Story Cookbook for Kids; Bright Star, Night Star: An Astronomy Story; She Doesn’t Want the Worms: A Mystery; Why Juan Can’t Sleep--each with family learning activity from cooking, to finding constellations, to identifying insects (for ages 4 - 10 years). Humor, characters of color, and fun family time
4 Activity Books: Fun & Learning for Families Vol. I
Series: Activity Books for Kids. Price: $6.95 $3.48 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 770. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Opposites
Critically acclaimed Sounds in the House: A Mystery, Polar Bear Bowler: A Story Without Words, Ma MacDonald Flees the Farm: It’s Not a Pretty Picture … Book; Arriba UP, Abajo Down at the Boardwalk--each with finding, counting, or reading activity (for ages 2 - 8 years). Humor, bears, characters of color, and family fun time
Arriba, abajo en la playa: Un libro de opuestos (with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Spanish Children's Books, Book 4 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 980. Language: Spanish. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Opposites, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Foreign Language Study / Spanish
(Spanish opposites). “Highly recommended” – Midwest Book Review Un libro de comparaciones, opuestos y de búsqueda con protagonistas hispanos. Includes finding and counting activity, parts of speech (niños/ages 2 – 7, 93 words, 26 ilustraciones)
Butterfly Blink: A Book Without Words
Series: Stories Without Words, Book 2 · STEM Books for Kids · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 900. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Insects
Winner: Promoting Picture Books’ Art Cover Contest. A wordless picture book fantasy that helps kids cement vocabulary. Blink—and the butterflies multiply. Includes insect habitat conservation info & characters of color (24 illustrations for ages 2 – 6)
Capa de colores: Carreras y culturas (Spanish with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Careers for Kids · Bilingual Spanish Children's Books · Spanish Children's Books, Book 5 · Activity Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,120. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors, Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
(Careers, language) Spanish picture book of colors/cultures/careers/costumes with pronunciation guide. “Ésta es una capa de colores mágica.” Un libro sobre carreras, culturas, y colores. Contiene superhéroes hispanos y africanos y actividades de búsqueda y para niños de 3 a 7 años. ¡A ponerse los disfraces! 100 palabras, 28 páginas
De la silla de Ivan salió: Un misterio (with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books · Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 5 · Spanish Children's Books, Book 6 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 1,390. Language: Spanish. Published: September 30, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Words, Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
(Spanish prepositions mystery) Un libro de suspense que enseña preposiciones. Elena es una niña sensible. Pero el mundo práctico de Elena está a punto de volverse sobre boca abajo gracias a un invitado inusual. Las actividades incluyen Encotrar "lo" y ver SECRETOS en línea para niños entre 4 a 7 años de edad. 36 pg., 800 words
Ella no quiere los gusanos: Un misterio (with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Spanish Children's Books, Book 3 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,020. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(Insects, Spanish) ¿Quién regala gusanos — y POR QUÉ? Mientras piensas y repiensas, cuenta los bichos. Diversión para niños entre 3 – 8 años, protagonista hispana. Bugs! Find them—don’t eat them. STEM book; 24 illustrations, 180 palabras, online secrets; ages 3 – 8
Great Cape o' Colors - Capa de colores (English-Spanish with pronunciation guide)
Series: Careers for Kids, Book 4 · Bilingual Spanish Children's Books · Activity Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until July 31!) Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors, Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
(Language, careers) “A magic cape” picture book for exploring colors—and daring jobs—with full text & pronunciation guide in both languages (ages 3+ ESL). Count the careers/colors/cultures, try on the costumes. Has black & Hispanic superheroes. 28 pages, 100 words in dyslexic-friendly font
Migas en las escaleras: Un misterio (with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Spanish Children's Books, Book 2 · Activity Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,020. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(Humor, Spanish) ¿De dónde vienen estas migajas? A Hispanic child takes readers on a finding and counting search for the crumb culprit. Includes Spanish interrogatives and pronunciation guide in English (ages 2 - 7, 95 words, 24 illustrations)
Ruidos en la casa: Un misterio cómico (with pronunciation guide in English)
Series: Spanish Children's Books, Book 1 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,080. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Sounds, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings
(Humor, Spanish) "Suspenseful without ever getting too intense" - Kirkus Reviews. ¿Has oído en tu casa ruidos que te asustan? No hay nada que temer – un libro chistoso (para niños entre 3 – 7 años) con una actividad de búsqueda. ¡Te vas a divertir! 180 palabras, 24 ilustraciones
Sounds in the House! Sonidos en la casa: A Mystery (in English & Spanish)
Series: Bilingual Spanish Children's Books, Book 1 · Mini-mysteries for Minors, Book 1 · Spanish Children's Books · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
(Humor, bilingual) “Suspenseful without ever getting too intense." - Kirkus Reviews. Ever been scared by strange noises? A scaredy-cat dog faces his fears. Spanish-English picture book with pronunciation guide and finding activity (ages 3+/ESL, 180 words, 24 pages)
The Bridge of the Golden Wood: A Parable on How to Earn a Living
Series: Careers for Kids, Book 3 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $3.95 $1.98 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Money, Fiction » Children’s books » Business, Careers, Occupations
Selected for Vermont’s primary financial literacy curriculum. A child with a knack for solving problems helps some hungry fish and finds a treasure. Illustrated Asian folk tale teaches the value of work and includes career and business ideas (for ages 4+). Young children grasp the story; older ones want to apply what they learn. 530 words in dyslexic-friendly font; 26 pages
The Dancing Flamingos of Lake Chimichanga: Silly Birds
Series: Food Books for Children, Book 5 · Activity Books for Kids · Animal & Pet Books for Kids. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until July 31!) Words: 880. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Performing Arts / Dance
(Bedtime humor) 5 glowing Vine Voice reviews! Quirky birds with a zest for life, revel, feast, and dance on the shores of a shimmering lake. Counting activity for ages 3 – 6 (350 words, 24 illustrations). "5 out of 5 stars…Playful, inspired, funny…full of fun! …Brilliantly colored!" - Jean B. Yates, Vine Voice Reviewer