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The Boy's Book of Adventure: The Little Guidebook for Smart and Resourceful Boys

4.38  ·  Rating details ·  69 ratings  ·  8 reviews
Empower the awesome teen and tween boys in your life with this exciting outdoor adventure book filled with facts about nature, ideas for outdoor activities, and fun-to-do crafts projects that will keep boys interested and busy all year round!

Parents, teachers, and gift givers will find activities such as:


How to recognize different kinds of insects and observe their activi
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Hardcover, 128 pages
Published July 1st 2013 by B.E.S.
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Renee
Jul 10, 2013 rated it it was amazing
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My kids and I reviewed this book for Mother Daughter Book Reviews. Here are our thoughts:

SON SAYS:

This is the best book ever and I want to read it every single day. I’ve already made the compass and learned to tie knots – that was a lot of fun! I really liked reading about the snakes and the rocks. Some of the things I want to try making are the periscope, building the teepee, and making the telephone. I think this book is good for all boys and some girls like my Mom.

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When Barron’s Edu
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Eva Wong
Jul 12, 2013 rated it it was ok
This book is great with all the exciting information and answers to many things. It sparks my kids' curiosity. I saw another for girls. I strongly dislike the title and how gender bias this serious of books is. Boys can learn too cook and girls can enjoy outdoors just as much. Stop feeding my kids with ideas that girls should do the cooking, paint their nails, etc I'm going to use a red marker and put a big cross on the word "Boy's" on the cover. ...more
Jennifer
Feb 28, 2018 rated it it was amazing
I got this book for my 11 year old son for his birthday. Contrary to what some may believe, it is perfectly acceptable and OK for boys and girls to have something labeled and geared toward their stereotypical gender! I'm so tired of people gasping at things being labeled for boys or girls. It really is OK for them to have something of their own! Thank for you making something geared toward the typical boy who can celebrate and be proud of being a typical boy. Believe it or not, there are still m ...more
Sarah
Mar 04, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This book was awsome because you can look at stuff and say oh i know that👍🏽🤩
James
Nov 27, 2019 rated it it was amazing
It was cool. It told me a lot of experiments I could do. It told me a lot stuff I didn't know. ...more
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Sexist and racist
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Jun 13, 2019 rated it it was ok
There were some serious culturally inappropriate images throughout the book. I had to tear out some of the stickers and cover the image on the back.
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