"No more huddling by the fire with these 72 surprisingly appealing suggestions for wild things to do in wild weather"
'There are endless project ideas for fun in the fresh air: I wish I had made ice toffee sculptures during the cold snap; instead I am embracing mud castles and water runs'
(Daisy Bridgewater Daily Telegraph
'every family home should have a copy'
(Parents in Touch
'A companion to The Stick Book this is imaginative and simple.'
'packed with imaginative suggestions - it will put paid to those dreaded words, 'I'm bored.'
(Country Homes & Interiors
'A celebration of the outdoors and all the fun things you can do in it in all kinds of unpropitious weather! Armed with this, families may feel less dread when faced with a really wet holiday.'
(Julia Eccleshare lovereading.co.uk
“I love the simplicity of all these accessible ideas - all hugely enjoyable and not a sun beam in sight!”
(Families (South East London)
'an essential read for parents, teachers and anyone involved in the outdoor education of children and young people'
(It’s Great Outdoors blog
“Armed with this book you’ll have so much fun in the spring showers you’ll wonder why you ever stayed indoors!”
(Welsh Coastal Life
“this book is proof that even if the rain pours, the wind howls or the snow settles, you can still get outside and have fun.”
'Enjoy the unpredictability of our weather and embrace the outdoor world in all its seasons'
'use it to inspire rainy day adventures'
'this book would provide me with everything I needed to keep them happy and purposefully engaged for hours! ... With such a clear and attractive layout and high-quality photographs that depict both beauty and spontaneity in equal measure, I would be inspired to get out there and have a go ...'
(The School Librarian
Fiona Danks and Jo Schofield are back with more wonderful ideas for fun outdoors even in the most challenging weather! And no need to worry about getting your pages wet, with this brand new e-edition!
Imagine - jumping in the biggest puddle you can find!
- Or running barefoot and feeling squidgy mud ooze up between your toes!
- Or run up the nearest hill to feel the wind try to carry you away!
When it’s wet, or windy or cold, there’s no need to stay cooped up indoors; it’s a great opportunity to rush outside for some fun.
- Go on an animal hunt and find the creatures that come out in the wet.
- Fly a kite in the wind and catch falling leaves.
- Take your camera into a white world and see how many different icy patterns and shapes you can find.
There are loads of exciting and creative things you can do in the natural world when the weather’s wild. Don’t wait for the sun: take this book with you and go outdoors for a wild weather adventure! And the fun doesn't have to end there - Jo and Fiona's hugely popular The Stick Book is also now available in e-book form!