Busy book skills are built up in a very natural environment through the child's curiosity, imaginative play, problem solving and lots of fun. Each page that a child explores should involve developing a range of these using a variety of skills.
Below I have listed a range of skills that busy/quiet books help develop:
Fine motor skills
small, precise thumb, finger, hand, and wrist movements
Each of the above is done by either:
The above lists are not intended to be exhaustive but rather let you know the important role that these books can play in a child's development.