Top colouring books for grown-ups

Millie Marotta's Animal Kingdom
Millie Marotta's Animal Kingdom

This week’s top 10 reflects a craze being taken up by adults across the world – colouring in!

Art therapy is being used by many grown-ups as a way of relaxing and with so many colouring books flooding the market we take a look at 10 favourites.

1 Millie Marotta’s Animal Kingdom: A Colouring Book Adventure

This number one bestseller on the Amazon top 100 chart sold more than 500,000 copies worldwide in its first six months of release.

2 Outside The Lines: An Artists’ Colouring Book for Giant Imaginations

A collection of illustrations from 100-plus creative minds including animators, cartoonists and video game artists.

3 Colour Therapy: An Anti-Stress Colouring Book

The pictures in this book are split up to focus on particular colours.

4 Tattoo Designs: Creative Colouring for Grown-Ups

More than 100 pages of designs from tribal patterns to tattoos.

5 Enchanted Forest: An Inky Quest And Colouring Book

Johanna Basford has delivered a colouring book with a difference inviting you to go on a quest and find the nine symbols hidden in the images that will lead you to the castle.

6 The Art Therapy 
Colouring Book: An Anti-Stress Colouring Book

Colour, scribble, scrawl and doodle with these relaxing pictures.

7 Secret Garden: An Inky Quest And Colouring Book

Pick up your colours and take a walk through the Secret Garden.

8 The Mindfulness Colouring Book: Anti-stress Art Therapy For Busy People

This pocket-sized colouring book is filled with patterns and designs that will keep you occupied for hours.

9 Dream Catcher: A Soul Bird’s Journey

A beautifully illustrated book filled with detailed illustrations and motivational words printed on one side of paper so pictures can be cut out and displayed.

10 Fabulous Flowers: The Gift Of Colouring For Grown-Ups

A relaxing collection of floral designs and patterns.