Puzzles and activities

Here are some free puzzles and activities from Usborne books. Check back regularly for new activities or sign up to our newsletter for more free activities.

Crispy apple pies

These delicious crispy apple pies are a perfect treat for children to make in the cold winter months.

There are lots more delicious recipes for children to cook in 100 Yummy Things to Cook and Eat (£8.99).

A Midsummer Night's Dream

The fairies are spreading mischief in the forest. Can you spot the 10 differences between the scenes from Shakespeare?

Children can dress up Shakespeare's famous characters ready for their performances with Sticker Dressing Shakespeare (£5.99).

Maze of buttons

Can you reach the end of this maze and find the other red striped button?

Find lost friends, escape danger, discover treasure and more in the Big maze book (£7.99).

Wind power experiment

Make your own mini windmill and discover how powerful wind can be in providing energy.

Carry out lots more fascinating science experiments in 50 Science Things to Make and Do (£5.99).

More activities

For more activities to keep children entertained on holiday, on journeys, or any time, see Usborne activity books and sign up to our newsletter.

Doodle frog from Usborne doodle books