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5.0 out of 5 stars Superb Fun, 12 Aug. 2006
This review is from: The Dangerous Book for Boys (Hardcover)
I have to write, primarily to disagree with Mr Mitchell.

This may not be the greatest book ever, but it fills a huge hole, and I for one look forward to Volume II.

I and a friend, when we were about 10, made a go-kart just like that described, and the paper aeroplane detailed in this book comfortably beats my previous "favourite design", (gleaned from a Rupert Annual many years ago). You learn something every day.

It's a great book and while learning bits of Shakespeare won't be to everyone's taste, there will be something - many things in fact - that WILL be to everyone's taste. I bought my copy on impulse in a book shop for £18.99, I'm here buying another for the 50+ year-old friend with whom I built the go-kart all those years ago! :-)

If you have kids, or grandchildren, or godchildren (or simply remember being one yourself) buy it!

SB.
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Initial post: 8 Feb 2010 16:13:42 GMT
mickyDinn says:
What a lovely thing to do ( buy the book for your friend)

fair play to you m8.

best,
~M
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