The Resource The daring book for girls, Andrea Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz ; illustrated by Alexis Seabrook

The daring book for girls, Andrea Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz ; illustrated by Alexis Seabrook

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The daring book for girls
Title
The daring book for girls
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Andrea Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz ; illustrated by Alexis Seabrook
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Language
eng
Summary
Celebrating the idea that anything boys can do, girls can do better, a guide to adventure for girls of all ages includes such chapters as "Fourteen games of tag," "How to negotiate a salary," "Math tricks," and "Daisy chains and ivy crowns."
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Title
The daring book for girls
Creator
Contributor
Summary
Celebrating the idea that anything boys can do, girls can do better, a guide to adventure for girls of all ages includes such chapters as "Fourteen games of tag," "How to negotiate a salary," "Math tricks," and "Daisy chains and ivy crowns."
Subject
Genre
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
252877
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
646.70083/42
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
HQ777
LC item number
.B82 2007
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
Andrea J. Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz ; illustrations by Alexis Seabrook
The daring book for girls, Andrea Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz ; illustrated by Alexis Seabrook
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The daring book for girls, Andrea Buchanan, Miriam Peskowitz ; illustrated by Alexis Seabrook
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 274-276)
Contents
  • Essential gear -- Rules of the game: Basketball, netball softball, bowling, darts -- Palm reading -- The history of writing, and writing in cursive italics -- Fourteen games of tag -- Spanish terms of endearment, idioms, and other items of note -- Daring Spanish girls -- Pressing flowers -- Four square -- Princesses today -- How to whistle with two fingers -- Chinese jump rope -- Double Dutch jump rope -- How to tie a sari -- Hopscotch, tetherball, jump rope -- Queens of the ancient world: Wise Artemisia, Salome Alexandra of Judea, Cleopatra of Egypt, Boudica's rebellion against Rome, Zenobia, Queen of the East -- Knots and stitches -- Caring for your softball glove -- Playing cards: hearts and gin -- South Sea Islands -- Putting your hair up with a pencil -- Cartwheels and back walk-overs -- Weather -- Lemon-powered clock -- Snowballs -- Every girl's toolbox -- Going to Africa -- Bandana tying -- Five karate moves -- The daring girls guide to danger -- French terms of endearment, expressions, and other items of note -- Joan of Arc -- Making a willow whistle -- Periodic table of the elements -- Vinegar and baking soda -- Secret garden -- Friendship bracelets -- Slumber party games -- Making a cloth-covered book -- Pirates -- A short history of women inventors, scientists and Olympic firsts -- Sleep outs -- The sit-upon -- Lamp, lantern, flashlight -- Explorers
  • Building a campfire -- Campfire songs -- Coolest paper airplane ever -- Abigail Adams' letters with John Adams -- Clubhouses and forts -- Daisy chains and ivy crowns -- God's eyes / Ojos de Dios -- Writing letters -- Reading tide charts -- Making a Seine net -- Women spies -- How to be a spy -- Climbing -- Lemonade stand -- How to paddle a canoe -- The ultimate scooter -- Bird watching -- Modern women leaders -- Math tricks -- Words to impress -- Tree swing -- Yoga: sun salutation -- Three silly pranks -- What is the Bill of Rights? -- The three sisters -- Peach pit rings -- First aid -- Roller skating -- Boys -- Robert's rules -- Watercolor painting on the go -- Making a peg board game -- Handclap games -- Finance: interest, stocks, and bonds -- Marco Polo and water polo -- How to negotiate a salary -- Public speaking -- Telling ghost stories -- How to change a tire -- Make your own quill pen -- Hiking -- Greek and Latin root words -- Paper flowers and capillary action -- Cootie catchers -- Jacks -- Picking who's it -- Japanese T-shirt folding -- States, statehood, capitals, flowers and trees--plus Canada! -- Make your own paper -- Books that will change your life -- Badges
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Dimensions
26 cm.
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Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 279 p.
Isbn
9780062208965
Lccn
2007031986
Note
cat13rev,cat49,cat50rev
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
  • ocn156816733
  • (OCoLC)156816733

Library Locations

    • Douglas County Libraries, James H LarueBorrow it
      9292 S. Ridgeline Blvd., Highlands Ranch, CO, 80129, US
      39.5467303 -104.9960252
    • Douglas County Libraries, ParkerBorrow it
      20105 East Mainstreet, Parker, CO, 80138, US
      39.5183352 -104.7537673
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