The Games Book: How to Play the Games of Yesterday [Hardcover] Davies, Huw
- Hardcover: 126 pages
- Publisher: Michael O'Mara (22 May 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1843173042
- ISBN-13: 978-1843173045
- Product Dimensions: 12.6 x 1.5 x 16 cm
Have you ever struggled to remember your favourite childhood game so you can teach it to your own children? Do you love to reminisce about the good old days when it was all just good old-fashioned fun? "The Games Book" has the answers. Packed full of traditional indoor and outdoor games from yesteryear, it contains something for family members of all ages to enjoy. Each game has instructions and some hints and tips for beginners. There are fantastic illustrations throughout. An ideal companion for rainy days and family holidays. With a classic 1950s retro look, "The Games Book" is a great gift for every family member.Entries include: Spooky games - "Murder in the Dark"; Playground games - "What's the Time Mr. Wolf?"; Swimming games - Sharks and Minnows; Card games - Gin Rummy; Paper games - Consequences; Ball games - Sevens; Car games - Back Seat Snooker.