The Boys' Book

The Boys' Book

How to Be the Best at Everything

By Dominique Enright; Guy MacDonald; Samantha Barnes (Editor)

Scholastic Press, Hardcover, 9780545016285, 118pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2007

Description

How to do almost anything in one handy book.

Found yourself in a sticky situation? Inside you'll learn how to escape quicksand (p. 40), build a raft (p.41), start a survival fire (p.99), or fly a helicopter (p. 11).

Want to impress your friends? Now you can rip a phonebook in half (p. 35), hypnotize a chicken (p. 56), or read their minds (p. 73).

Boring Saturday afternoon? Not anymore when you find out how to make a waterbomb (p. 79), a boomerang (p. 95), or a volcano (p. 88).

And loads of other keen things you need to know how to do!



About the Author
About the Compiler:
Dominique Enright is a freelance writer and editor. Her previous works include "The Wicked Wit of Jane Austen," "The Wicked Wit of Winston Churchill," and" Witty, Wicked, & Wise: A Collection of women’ s writing from life and literature," She is also the compiler and editor of selections from the verse of Burns, Keats, Kipling, and Wordsworth.

Matthew Morgan, David Sinden, and Guy Macdonald are best friends from childhood. Matthew and David are the authors of the hugely successful UK series YUCK. All three live in Kent, England.