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Find an activity book for any age, including coloring books for kids, journals for adults, and puzzles for the whole family.

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    Punch Needle Friends Book Cover Picture
    Punch Needle Friends Book Cover Picture

    Punch Needle Friends

    by Faustine and Cathy Duwicquet

    Punch Needle Friends is the perfect guidebook for both beginners and expert level needle crafters and the ideal introduction to a fun and new embroidery lesson: learning how to create 20 different contemporary animal motifs. Not only will readers develop a brand new set of punch needle skills, they’ll have an impressive (and adorable) new project to show for it.
    Punch Needle Friends Book Cover Picture
    Punch Needle Friends Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $25.00

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    How to Window Box Book Cover Picture
    How to Window Box Book Cover Picture

    How to Window Box

    by Chantal Aida Gordon and Ryan Benoit

    Meet the window box: by far the most accessible garden for any skill level, space, or quality of light. Whether your window faces south where the sun floods in or north with nothing but shade, these indoor and outdoor projects show you how to easily grow succulents, herbs, cacti, monstera, and more.
    How to Window Box Book Cover Picture
    How to Window Box Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $14.99

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    TheDadLab Book Cover Picture
    TheDadLab Book Cover Picture

    TheDadLab

    by Sergei Urban

    The ultimate collection of DIY activities to do with your kids to teach STEM basics and beyond, from a wildly popular online dad.
    TheDadLab Book Cover Picture
    TheDadLab Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $18.00

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    Easy Crafts for the Insane Book Cover Picture
    Easy Crafts for the Insane Book Cover Picture

    Easy Crafts for the Insane

    by Kelly Williams Brown

    In Easy Crafts for the Insane, crafting tutorials serve as the backdrop of a life dissolved, then glued back together. Surprising, humane, and utterly unforgettable, this is a poignant and hysterical look at the unexpected, messy coping mechanisms we use to find ourselves again.
    Easy Crafts for the Insane Book Cover Picture
    Easy Crafts for the Insane Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $26.00

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    Mosaic Mind Bender 500-Piece Puzzle Book Cover Picture
    Mosaic Mind Bender 500-Piece Puzzle Book Cover Picture

    Mosaic Mind Bender 500-Piece Puzzle

    by The Getty

    Whether you are a die-hard puzzler or just looking to unplug and chill, this puzzle will provide hours of entrancing, mind-boggling entertainment. The puzzle features a geometric floor mosaic from Ancient Rome that is bordered by smaller geometrical fragments that making the puzzle a little more difficult.
    Mosaic Mind Bender 500-Piece Puzzle Book Cover Picture
    Mosaic Mind Bender 500-Piece Puzzle Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $16.99

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    Book Club: A Journal Book Cover Picture
    Book Club: A Journal Book Cover Picture

    Book Club: A Journal

    by Read it Forward

    Ever wish you had a place to capture your conversations about books? Join the club!  Whether your meetings are organized affairs or excuses to gather with friends, this brightly designed journal gives you plenty of space for writing, a reading list of crowd pleasers, and fun icebreakers so you can show up and share.
    Book Club: A Journal Book Cover Picture
    Book Club: A Journal Book Cover Picture

    Stationery & Accessories
    $14.99

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    Lizzy Loves Darcy Book Cover Picture
    Lizzy Loves Darcy Book Cover Picture

    Lizzy Loves Darcy

    by Thomas W. Cushing

    Test your Jane Austen IQ as you help your favorite characters make their perfect romantic matches with this charming Pride and Prejudice meets Chutes and Ladders board game.
    Lizzy Loves Darcy Book Cover Picture
    Lizzy Loves Darcy Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $25.00

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    STET! Dreyer's English Book Cover Picture
    STET! Dreyer's English Book Cover Picture

    STET! Dreyer’s English

    by Benjamin Dreyer

    If that misplaced apostrophe flew right up your nose, this is the game for you. Based on the New York Times bestseller by Random House’s copy chief Benjamin Dreyer, STET! will help you sharpen those language skills or give you a reason to show them off (you know who you are).
    STET! Dreyer's English Book Cover Picture
    STET! Dreyer's English Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $19.99

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    Punched Book Cover Picture
    Punched Book Cover Picture

    Punched

    by Stacie Schaat

    Discover the craft of punch needle as seen through the eyes of a contemporary artist giving the technique fresh, modern appeal. Yellow Spool’s Stacie Schaat shares all you need to know to take a stab in Punched.
    Punched Book Cover Picture
    Punched Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $24.99

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    Sibley Backyard Birding Bingo Book Cover Picture
    Sibley Backyard Birding Bingo Book Cover Picture

    Sibley Backyard Birding Bingo

    by David Allen Sibley

    Calling all bingo players and birdwatchers to the table! This colorful and informative bingo game features 50 quintessential North American birds painted by preeminent birding authority David Sibley.
    Sibley Backyard Birding Bingo Book Cover Picture
    Sibley Backyard Birding Bingo Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $22.00

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    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Book Cover Picture
    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Book Cover Picture

    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice

    by Michelle Obama

    What’s your journey of becoming? Based on Michelle Obama’s bestselling memoir, this gorgeous journal features an intimate and inspiring introduction by the former First Lady and more than 150 inspiring questions and quotes to help you discover—and rediscover—your story.
    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Book Cover Picture
    Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $19.99

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    Punderdome Book Cover Picture
    Punderdome Book Cover Picture

    Punderdome

    by Jo Firestone and Fred Firestone

    One part game, one part conversation starter, you don’t need to be a pun master to master Punderdome: the goal is to make bad jokes and have fun along the way.
    Punderdome Book Cover Picture
    Punderdome Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $20.00

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    Roses in Bloom Puzzle Book Cover Picture
    Roses in Bloom Puzzle Book Cover Picture

    Roses in Bloom Puzzle

    by The New York Botanical Garden

    A glorious 1,000-piece jigsaw puzzle featuring botanical art of roses in bloom from the renowned archives of the New York Botanical Garden.
    Roses in Bloom Puzzle Book Cover Picture
    Roses in Bloom Puzzle Book Cover Picture

    Cards
    $19.99

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    Worlds of Wonder Book Cover Picture
    Worlds of Wonder Book Cover Picture

    Worlds of Wonder

    by Johanna Basford

    This isn’t just a book; rather, it is a magical portal to many wondrous worlds. Within these pages you’ll find tree-top castles, floating islands, and fairytale villages, all waiting to be brought to life in your colors. Go on an adventure and let your imagination roam from world to world, discovering enchanted sea turtles, curious cats, and lost song birds along the way.
    Worlds of Wonder Book Cover Picture
    Worlds of Wonder Book Cover Picture

    Adult Coloring Book
    $17.95

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    Crepe Paper Flowers Book Cover Picture
    Crepe Paper Flowers Book Cover Picture

    Crepe Paper Flowers

    by Lia Griffith

    With 30 projects and an introduction to both crafting paper flowers and working with crepe paper, this book is full of inspiration and expert advice for beginners. If you have a Cricut Maker, you can download the templates to your machine so you can enjoy your own homemade bouquets in no time.
    Crepe Paper Flowers Book Cover Picture
    Crepe Paper Flowers Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $17.99

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    Kate the Chemist: The Awesome Book of Edible Experiments for Kids Book Cover Picture
    Kate the Chemist: The Awesome Book of Edible Experiments for Kids Book Cover Picture

    Kate the Chemist: The Awesome Book of Edible Experiments for Kids

    by Kate Biberdorf

    In this cookbook packed with 25 edible science experiment recipes kids can do in their own kitchen, chemistry professor and science entertainer Kate the Chemist introduces young scientists to the fascinating world of STEM—and cooking!
    Kate the Chemist: The Awesome Book of Edible Experiments for Kids Book Cover Picture
    Kate the Chemist: The Awesome Book of Edible Experiments for Kids Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $17.99

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    The Big Activity Book for Anxious People Book Cover Picture
    The Big Activity Book for Anxious People Book Cover Picture

    The Big Activity Book for Anxious People

    by Jordan Reid and Erin Williams

    These days, anxiety is simply part of the human experience. Part journal, part coloring book, part weird coping mechanisms, and part compendium of soothing facts, The Big Activity Book for Anxious People will be an outlet for anyone who wants to take a break from reality, laugh through her fears, and realize with every page that she is not alone–and to help her figure out what to do when it’s 3AM and she’s wide awake worrying about whether she cc’ed the right “Bob” on that email. (Probably.)
    The Big Activity Book for Anxious People Book Cover Picture
    The Big Activity Book for Anxious People Book Cover Picture

    Paperback
    $16.00

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    The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth Puzzle Book Cover Picture
    The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth Puzzle Book Cover Picture

    The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth Puzzle

    by Rachel Ignotofsky

    The uniquely informative and charming art from Rachel Ignotofsky’s book The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth portrays our planet in this family-friendly 500-piece puzzle. As you piece the puzzle together, you’ll tour our planet’s incredible ecosystems large and small, from reefs, deserts, and rainforests to ponds, backyard gardens, and even a drop of water.
    The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth Puzzle Book Cover Picture
    The Wondrous Workings of Planet Earth Puzzle Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $16.99

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    The Last Kids on Earth Survival Guide Book Cover Picture
    The Last Kids on Earth Survival Guide Book Cover Picture

    The Last Kids on Earth Survival Guide

    by Max Brallier

    See if you have what it takes to survive the monster-zombie apocalypse in this interactive guided journal from the bestselling Last Kids on Earth series, now a Netflix original animated series.
    The Last Kids on Earth Survival Guide Book Cover Picture
    The Last Kids on Earth Survival Guide Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $13.99

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    Small Garden Style Book Cover Picture
    Small Garden Style Book Cover Picture

    Small Garden Style

    by Isa Hendry Eaton and Jennifer Blaise Kramer

    Petite gardens align with the movement to live smaller and create a life with less stuff and more room for living. But a more eco-friendly and efficient space doesn’t have to sacrifice style. In Small Garden Style, garden designer Isa Hendry Eaton and lifestyle writer Jennifer Blaise Kramer show you how to use good design to create a joyful, elegant, and exciting yet compact outdoor living space for entertaining or relaxing.
    Small Garden Style Book Cover Picture
    Small Garden Style Book Cover Picture

    Hardcover
    $22.00

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    The Splat: Coloring the '90s (Nickelodeon) Book Cover Picture
    The Splat: Coloring the '90s (Nickelodeon) Book Cover Picture

    The Splat: Coloring the ’90s (Nickelodeon)

    by Random House

    Fans of Nickelodeon’s The Splat are sure to love this amazingly detailed coloring book that celebrates classic shows like Ren and Stimpy, Rugrats, Rocko’s Modern Life, Hey Arnold!, and many, many more.
    The Splat: Coloring the '90s (Nickelodeon) Book Cover Picture
    The Splat: Coloring the '90s (Nickelodeon) Book Cover Picture

    Adult Coloring Book
    $14.99

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    Cinephile: A Card Game Book Cover Picture
    Cinephile: A Card Game Book Cover Picture

    Cinephile: A Card Game

    by Cory Everett

    This card-based party game is a well-crafted mix of sleek design, pop culture, and film—sure to be a hit at any game night, family gathering, movie night, or even as an ice breaker for your new book club. With multiple ways to play based on difficulty level ranging from casual movie-goer to bonafide film nerd, Cinephile will have you and your friends racking your brains for Sean Connery’s lesser-known films, Cate Blanchett’s filmography, and Steve Buscemi’s most memorable cameos.
    Cinephile: A Card Game Book Cover Picture
    Cinephile: A Card Game Book Cover Picture

    Game
    $20.00

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