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Adventurous Book of Outdoor Games Classic Fun for Daring Boys and Girls

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ISBN-10: 140221443X

ISBN-13: 9781402214431

Edition: 2009

Authors: Scott Strother

List price: $14.99
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On the heels of the megabestseller The Dangerous Book for Boys and a growing desire among parents for play that's fun and active (instead of TV and video games), The Adventurous Book of Outdoor Games is the next great resource for parents and kids alike. The Adventurous Book of Outdoor Games provides clear instructions for each game along with tips on how to maximize fun and exercise while playing the games. Divided by activity level, this book contains old favorites like Kick the Can, Dodgeball, and Flashlight Tag, along with lesser-known games like No Touch Ground, Pass and Overtake, and Soccer Croquet. Illustrated and packaged as a keepsake that both parents and kids will enjoy, The…    
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List price: $14.99
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Publication date: 8/1/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 7.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Scott Strother (New York, NY) received his BA from the University of Notre Dame in psychology and preprofessional studies. He is currently researching a PhD in child development at the University of Louisville. He lives in New York City, NY.

A Note for Parents Introduction
Activity Level I Around the World
Beanbag Toss Bocce Building Circle Target Bowl
Corn Toss Dead Box Down, Down, Down Frisbee Golf Home Run Derby
Horse Jacks Lawn Darts Lawn Golf Line Club Bowl Long Ball Marbles Mother, May I?
Paper Plane Contest Potsy Rears Up Soccer Croquet Throw for Distance Untangle Water Balloon Toss
Activity Level II 500 Attack Buck, Buck Crossing the Brook Exchange
Four Square Garage Ball Tag Hand Slap Hide-and-Seek Hopscotch Indian
Wrestling Log Roll Monkey in the Middle Palm Boxing Poison Circle Prisoners' Attack Red Rover Treasure Hunt Tug-of-War
Activity Level III 1, 2, 3... I
Spy Army Ball Punch Break and Run Circle Chase Cops and Robbers Ghost in the Graveyard Kick the Can Manhunt Maypole
One Man Toss Up Pass and Overtake Peg Red Devil Sardines Slap the Nose Spud Stoop Ball Swat Tag Ten Ball
What's the Time, Mr. Wolf ?
Activity Level IV Base Rush British Bulldog Category Tag Cats in the Corner Chicago
Club Ball Dare Goal Follow the Leader Four Corners Fox and Geese Freeze
Tag Hit or Run Hot Box Infiltration Knockout Last Man Tag Link Tag Mulberry Bush No Touch Ground Red Light
Green Light Relays Rim Game Roof Game Spinning Rope Sprite Ball Statues Steal the Bacon Stride Club Bowl Tiger and Leopard Two-Person Basketball Wall Ball
Activity Level V Ball Tag Balloon Volley Bombardment Broom Chaser Capture the Colors Capture the Flag Chain
Tag Change Dodgeball Circle Pass Circle Survivor Combination/Creative Tag Crack the Whip Dodgeball Flashlight Tag Frisbee War Hand Tag Interference Tag Jack, Jack, Show Your Light Jump Rope
Keep-Away Chase King (or Queen) of the Hill Kings and Queens
Mini-Tennis Nutmeg Obstacle Course Races Reverse Tag Scorpion Tag
Skrag Small Hockey Small Soccer Tail-Grabbers Thirty-Two
Tips Three-Court Soccer Touch Football Ultimate Water
Fights You're Under Arrest!
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