- xi, 203 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 19 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Iggulden, Hal,
- "An edition was published in the U.K. by HarperCollins Publishers in 2007."--verso title page.Contents: Games -- Skipping stones -- Making a paper hat -- Coin tricks -- Building a treehouse -- Secret inks -- Making a bow and arrow -- Two quick things to do -- Five pen-and-paper games -- Juggling -- The lightbulb-in-a-tin -- The five knots every boy should know -- Making a quill pen -- Table football -- Fishing -- Making a periscope -- Dog tricks -- Bottle rocket -- Papier-maché -- Making a go-cart -- Making a battery -- Conkers -- Making candles -- Marbles -- Growing sunflowers -- Catapults -- How to play poker -- Essential gear -- First aid.Summary: "Many of the pieces in this edition have been selected from the much loved The Dangerous Book for Boys. They have been chosen to give readers things to do, inside and out, during the long summer days. This edition is a perfect format for readers to take everywhere with them. It has new drawings and new activites."