Royal Colouring Book from Usborne books

Royal Colouring Book

Some lovely new books out by Usborne this summer do you fancy a peek….

Sticker Dolly Dressing Fashion Designer

My daughter is enthralled by the new summer sticker dolly book from Usborne. Not only do you get to decide what the dollies wear throughout the book you actually get to design the colours and patterns on the clothes too which of course is endless fun.

There are summer accessories to colour in and there are pattern stickers to place alongside the outfits like material swatches. It teaches a few fashion tips too and describes styles. There is even an app to go with it if you fancy. All a budding designer could want! Hours of fun  £5.99

We are travelling down to Cornwall to the gorgeous Sands Hotel for a holiday this summer. It is a long trip so lots of activities are essential. As well as famous five on audiobook (the current favourite)  


Travel Activity Pad,

is a must for my sons backpack . It is full of things to do and should keep him very well occupied.

Themed around travel there are tear off mazes and time challenges, car  games, drawing lessons, dot to dot, doodles to complete, tongue twisters word searches, link words and so on . In fact there are 187 pages of things to do.  It is colourful varied and lots of fun and would suit either gender 5-9  £5.99



 last but not least we were sent some sample pages from


Royal Colouring Book.

Royal Colouring Book


It features lots of 2 page detailed pictures to colour in, including Henry VIII and his wives, The Tower of London and The royal wedding. Some of each picture is already coloured in, so children can focus on the interesting bits. Each page also includes fascinating royal facts. A lovely book and very timely.  £3.89



If you enjoyed these books i think you will also like my post on how to create a reading corner for your child



1 Comment

  1. Jen
    July 23, 2013 / 4:31 pm

    I just love these Usborne books – my girls, Ella especially has always love the sticker doll books and we have quite a collection!
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