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Which is more relaxing - curling up with a good book, or doing some colouring?
Whether you are a fan of the classics such as Jane Austen, Shakespeare or Dickens or you want to find some pictures about your kid's favourite like Harry Potter, Alice in Wonderland or Winnie the Pooh, it's even more fun if you can colour a picture related to your favourite book, in your down time from reading.
Combine your loves of art and literature with these printable colouring pictures about books and literature.
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ColorOurCollections - Libraries, archives, and other cultural institutions around the world share free coloring sheets and books based on materials in their collections.
If you are finding it diffucult to encourage your kids to pick up a book try these Tips For Encouraging Reluctant Readers.
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