The Double Dangerous Book for Boys by Conn Iggulden audiobook

The Double Dangerous Book for Boys

By Conn Iggulden
Read by Kirby Heyborne

HarperAudio, HarperCollins 9780062857972

Unabridged

Format: Library CD (In Stock)
  • Available on 12/19/2019

    ISBN: 9781094132440

  • Available on 12/19/2019

    ISBN: 9781094132433

  • Available on 12/19/2019

    ISBN: 9781094132457

Category: Nonfiction/Sports & Recreation
Audience: Adult
Language: English

Summary

Summary

Conn Iggulden returns with more information, insights, and diversions for boys from eight to eighty. This companion volume to The Dangerous Book for Boys includes more than seventy new chapters and important skills, fascinating historical information, and essential stories, including:

  • How to pick a padlock
  • Making a Flying Machine
  • Tying a Windsor Knot
  • Advice from Fighting Men
  • Questions About the Law
  • Chess Openings
  • Making Perfume
  • Maps of Historic Empires: British, Ottoman, Genghis, Persian, Medes, Babylonian, Alexander
  • Great Speeches
  • Forgotten Explorers
  • How to Wire a Plug and Make a lamp
  • Writing a Thank You Letter
  • Polishing Shoes

Parents looking to get their kids off screens can use this book to fill weekend afternoons and summer days with wonder, excitement, adventure, and fun—learn to build go-carts and electromagnets, identify insects and spiders, and fly the world’s best paper airplanes. This charming and practical guide will ignite the imagination and stimulate curiosity, and provide grandfathers, fathers, sons, and brothers the opportunity to deepen their bonds. Conn Iggulden has at last put together a second wonderful collection that is the essence of boyhood.

Supplemental enhancement PDF accompanies the audiobook.

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Author

Author Bio: Conn Iggulden

Author Bio: Conn Iggulden

Conn Iggulden is the acclaimed author of the Emperor novels, which chronicle the life of Julius Caesar, and the Conqueror series, which is based on the lives of Mongol warlords Genghis, Ogedai, and Kublai Khan. He is also the coauthor of the bestselling nonfiction work The Dangerous Book for Boys. He lives with his wife and two children in Hertfordshire, England.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : CD, Library CD, MP3 CD
Category: Nonfiction/Sports & Recreation
Audience: Adult
Language: English