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The Pocket Dangerous Book For Boys : Things to Do by Conn Iggulden
  

The Pocket Dangerous Book For Boys : Things to Do

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Handy sized edition of the bestselling The Dangerous Book for Boys. Perfect for carrying around with you and practising handy hints such as how to skim stones, teaching your dog tricks, tying knots and how to win at poker. As it says perfect for every boy from 8 to 80 (and pretty good for girls too!!).

If you like Conn Iggulden you might also like to read books by James Forrester, Harry Sidebottom and Robyn Young.

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Synopsis

The Pocket Dangerous Book For Boys : Things to Do by Conn Iggulden

The Dangerous Book for Boys was the book of the year in 2006, inspiring a newfound passion for adventure, fun and all things 'dangerous'. Now, the authors have expanded their knowledge of all things fun to do and have come up with the fantastic ‘Pocket Book of Things to Do’.

With everything from how to win at poker, how to make a paper hat and how to skim stones to how to tie a knot to how to write a note in secret ink, the Pocket Book will appeal to men and boys alike, not forgetting the women in their lives!

Reviews

Praise for The Dangerous Book for Boys

‘The perfect handbook for boys and dads.' Daily Telegraph

'Full of tips on how to annoy your parents'. Evening Standard

'An old-fashioned compendium of information on items such as making catapults and knot-tying…the end of the PlayStation may have been signalled.' The Times

'Just William would be proud. A new book teaching boys old-fashioned risky pursuits...has become a surprise bestseller.' Daily Mail

'If you want to know how to make crystals, master NATO's phonetic alphabet...and build a workbench, look no further.' Time Out

About the Author

Conn Iggulden

Conn Iggulden is one of the most successful authors of historical fiction writing today; with UK sales topping almost 3 million, Conn has joined the likes of Bernard Cornwell and Ken Follett on the A-list of historical novelists. Conn’s previous two series, on Julius Caesar and on the Mongol Khans of Central Asia, describe the founding of the greatest empires of their day and were number one bestsellers. An ex-school teacher and adventurer, Conn was the first author to ever achieve a simultaneous no 1 across and fiction and non-fiction charts with Dangerous Book for Boys. Over 7 million copies of his books have now sold globally. Conn lives in Hertfordshire with his wife and four children.

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Book Info

Publication date

4th June 2007

Author

Conn Iggulden

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Author's Website

www.conniggulden.com/

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Publisher

Harpercollins Publishers

Format

Hardback
224 pages

Categories

Hobbies, quizzes & games
Gift books

ISBN

9780007253968

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