The Games Book

How to Play the Games of Yesterday

By Huw Davies
(Scholastic Nonfiction, Hardcover, 9780545134033, 128pp.)

Publication Date: August 2009

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This terrific compendium includes traditional indoor and outdoor games that have been enjoyed by generations of children and their parents before them. Full instructions are included for each game, so learning and relearning your favorites is easy and fun! Remember how to play:

Spooky games like Wink Murder.

Classic games like jacks, marbles, and hopscotch.

Outdoor games like Capture the Flag and Hide and Seek.

Card games like gin rummy... and many more!

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