The boys' book: how to be the best at everything

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Scholastic Inc.,
Pub. Date:
2007.
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English
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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!

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subject_facet Amusements, Amusements -- Juvenile literature, Boys -- Recreation, Boys -- Recreation -- Juvenile literature, Recreation
table_of_contents How to annoy your brothers and sisters --, How to avoid being eaten by a bear --, How to be a VIP --, How to be a math master --, How to be first off the starting block --, How to be the best all around the world., How to bend it like beckham --, How to build a campfire --, How to bunny hop --, How to climb a palm tree --, How to climb a rope --, How to do a cartwheel --, How to do an ollie --, How to dowse for water --, How to draw a cartoon --, How to dribble a basketball --, How to eat in a fancy restaurant --, How to fall without hurting yourself--much --, How to fight off a crocodile --, How to find fossils and treasure --, How to find orion --, How to fly a helicopter --, How to fool your friends with toothpicks --, How to freeze a finger --, How to get an egg into a bottle --, How to get out of quicksand --, How to get rid of hiccups --, How to give mouth-to-mouth resuscitation --, How to hoot with your hands --, How to hypnotize a chicken --, How to juggle --, How to keep a secret journal --, How to keep people in suspense --, How to lasso like a cowboy --, How to locate a thunderstorm --, How to lose your head --, How to make a balloon dog --, How to make a boomerang --, How to make a one-sided circle --, How to make a paper airplane --, How to make a simple raft --, How to make a squealer --, How to make a volcano --, How to make a water bomb --, How to make a water clock --, How to make fire --, How to milk a cow --, How to mummify an ancient Egyptian --, How to perform a card trick --, How to play a blade of grass --, How to play a trick on the whole class --, How to play the toilet paper roll --, How to pop a wheelie --, How to prove you're not bigheaded --, How to race stick boats --, How to read a compass --, How to read someone's mind --, How to repair a flat tire --, How to ride a unicycle --, How to rip a phone book in half --, How to row a boat --, How to save the world --, How to see through your hand --, How to send a message by semaphore --, How to serve like a Wimbledon champion --, How to shake off a tail --, How to speak in code --, How to speed-read --, How to spook your family --, How to stump a know-it-all --, How to survive a volcanic eruption --, How to survive an earthquake --, How to survive in space --, How to swim freestyle --, How to take a jump shot --, How to take a penalty kick --, How to take the best photos --, How to teach a parakeet to talk --, How to tell if a person is lying --, How to tell which way is north --, How to test your telepathic powers --, How to tie a knot with one hand --, How to tie a knot without letting go of the ends --, How to tie a tie --, How to tie three essential knots --, How to treat stings --, How to warm up your feet --, How to write a letter --, How to write a limerick --, How to write a quick poem --, How to write a secret message --
target_audience Juvenile
target_audience_full Juvenile
title The boys' book : how to be the best at everything
title_alt How to be the best @ everything., How to be the best at everything.
title_display The boys' book : how to be the best at everything
title_full The boys' book : how to be the best at everything / written by Dominique Enright and Guy Macdonald ; illustrated by Nikalas Catlow
title_short The boys' book :
title_sort boys' book how to be the best at everything
title_sub how to be the best at everything