The Resource The boys' book : how to be the best at everything, written by Dominique Enright and Guy Macdonald ; illustrated by Nikalas Catlow

The boys' book : how to be the best at everything, written by Dominique Enright and Guy Macdonald ; illustrated by Nikalas Catlow

Label
The boys' book : how to be the best at everything
Title
The boys' book
Title remainder
how to be the best at everything
Statement of responsibility
written by Dominique Enright and Guy Macdonald ; illustrated by Nikalas Catlow
Title variation
How to be the best at everything
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A guide for boys reveals how they can become the best at such accomplishments as writing in secret code, reading a compass, getting an egg in a bottle, making stink bombs, and hypnotizing a chicken
Cataloging source
NXW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Enright, Dominique
Dewey number
790.1/94
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1204.997
LC item number
.E57 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Macdonald, Guy
  • Catlow, Nikalas
  • Enright, Dominique
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boys
  • Boys
  • Amusements
  • Amusements
  • Boys
  • Boys
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The boys' book : how to be the best at everything, written by Dominique Enright and Guy Macdonald ; illustrated by Nikalas Catlow
Link
https://archive.org/details/boysbookhowtobeb00macd
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Revised and expanded edition of How to be the best at everything, first published in 2004 by Buster Books"--Title page verso
  • [This version] "first published in Great Britain in 2006 by Buster Books"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How to play a blade of grass
  • How to be a VIP
  • How to tie three essential knots
  • How to avoid being eaten by a bear
  • How to play the toilet paper roll
  • How to spook your family
  • How to give mouth-to-mouth resuscitation
  • How to fool your friends with toothpicks
  • How to eat in a fancy restaurant
  • How to serve like a Wimbledon champion
  • How to do an Ollie
  • How to get rid of hiccups
  • How to mummify an ancient Egyptian
  • How to rip a phone book in half
  • How to race stick boats
  • How to see through your hand
  • How to write a quick poem
  • How to get out of quicksand
  • How to make a simple raft
  • How to teach a parakeet to talk
  • How to hoot with your hands
  • How to fly a helicopter
  • How to speak in code
  • How to make a balloon dog
  • How to build a campfire
  • How to tie a tie
  • How to annoy your brothers and sisters
  • How to take a penalty kick
  • How to hypnotize a chicken
  • How to treat stings
  • How to climb a palm tree
  • How to be first off the starting block
  • How to perform a card trick
  • How to play a trick on the whole class
  • How to write a secret message
  • How to read a compass
  • How to fall without hurting yourself--much
  • How to pop a wheelie
  • How to take the best photos
  • How to tie a knot without letting go of the ends
  • How to survive a volcanic eruption
  • How to juggle
  • How to read someone's mind
  • How to survive in space
  • How to save the world
  • How to make a squealer
  • How to repair a flat tire
  • How to make a water bomb
  • How to tell if a person is lying
  • How to do a cartwheel
  • How to write a letter
  • How to bunny hop
  • How to shake off a tail
  • How to lasso like a cowboy
  • How to lose your head
  • How to make a volcano
  • How to find Orion
  • How to bend it like Beckham
  • How to make a water clock
  • How to freeze a finger
  • How to stump a know-it-all
  • How to be a math master
  • How to warm up your feet
  • How to climb a rope
  • How to make a boomerang
  • How to make a one-sided circle
  • How to dowse for water
  • How to take a jump shot
  • How to make fire
  • How to speed-read
  • How to survive an earthquake
  • How to locate a thunderstorm
  • How to make a paper airplane
  • How to row a boat
  • How to tell which way is north
  • How to get an egg into a bottle
  • How to fight off a crocodile
  • How to tie a knot with one hand
  • How to ride a unicycle
  • How to draw a cartoon
  • How to write a limerick
  • How to milk a cow
  • How to dribble a basketball
  • How to keep people in suspense
  • How to keep a secret journal
  • How to prove you're not bigheaded
  • How to send a message by semaphore
  • How to swim freestyle
  • How to find fossils and treasure
  • How to test your telepathic powers
  • How to be the best all around the world
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (118 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028853196
Label
The boys' book : how to be the best at everything, written by Dominique Enright and Guy Macdonald ; illustrated by Nikalas Catlow
Link
https://archive.org/details/boysbookhowtobeb00macd
Publication
Note
  • "Revised and expanded edition of How to be the best at everything, first published in 2004 by Buster Books"--Title page verso
  • [This version] "first published in Great Britain in 2006 by Buster Books"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How to play a blade of grass
  • How to be a VIP
  • How to tie three essential knots
  • How to avoid being eaten by a bear
  • How to play the toilet paper roll
  • How to spook your family
  • How to give mouth-to-mouth resuscitation
  • How to fool your friends with toothpicks
  • How to eat in a fancy restaurant
  • How to serve like a Wimbledon champion
  • How to do an Ollie
  • How to get rid of hiccups
  • How to mummify an ancient Egyptian
  • How to rip a phone book in half
  • How to race stick boats
  • How to see through your hand
  • How to write a quick poem
  • How to get out of quicksand
  • How to make a simple raft
  • How to teach a parakeet to talk
  • How to hoot with your hands
  • How to fly a helicopter
  • How to speak in code
  • How to make a balloon dog
  • How to build a campfire
  • How to tie a tie
  • How to annoy your brothers and sisters
  • How to take a penalty kick
  • How to hypnotize a chicken
  • How to treat stings
  • How to climb a palm tree
  • How to be first off the starting block
  • How to perform a card trick
  • How to play a trick on the whole class
  • How to write a secret message
  • How to read a compass
  • How to fall without hurting yourself--much
  • How to pop a wheelie
  • How to take the best photos
  • How to tie a knot without letting go of the ends
  • How to survive a volcanic eruption
  • How to juggle
  • How to read someone's mind
  • How to survive in space
  • How to save the world
  • How to make a squealer
  • How to repair a flat tire
  • How to make a water bomb
  • How to tell if a person is lying
  • How to do a cartwheel
  • How to write a letter
  • How to bunny hop
  • How to shake off a tail
  • How to lasso like a cowboy
  • How to lose your head
  • How to make a volcano
  • How to find Orion
  • How to bend it like Beckham
  • How to make a water clock
  • How to freeze a finger
  • How to stump a know-it-all
  • How to be a math master
  • How to warm up your feet
  • How to climb a rope
  • How to make a boomerang
  • How to make a one-sided circle
  • How to dowse for water
  • How to take a jump shot
  • How to make fire
  • How to speed-read
  • How to survive an earthquake
  • How to locate a thunderstorm
  • How to make a paper airplane
  • How to row a boat
  • How to tell which way is north
  • How to get an egg into a bottle
  • How to fight off a crocodile
  • How to tie a knot with one hand
  • How to ride a unicycle
  • How to draw a cartoon
  • How to write a limerick
  • How to milk a cow
  • How to dribble a basketball
  • How to keep people in suspense
  • How to keep a secret journal
  • How to prove you're not bigheaded
  • How to send a message by semaphore
  • How to swim freestyle
  • How to find fossils and treasure
  • How to test your telepathic powers
  • How to be the best all around the world
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 online resource (118 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028853196

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