Unbored Games: Serious Fun for Everyone

Joshua Glenn (Author) Elizabeth Foy Larsen (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$16.00  $14.72
Publisher
Bloomsbury USA
Publish Date
October 14, 2014
Pages
176
Dimensions
6.0 X 0.7 X 8.3 inches | 0.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781620407066
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About the Author

Joshua Glenn and Elizabeth Foy Larsen are the authors of UNBORED: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun and UNBORED Games: Serious Fun for Everyone. Josh Glenn is an editor at HILOBROW, and is a principal of the commercial semiotics agency Semiovox. He is co-author and/or co-editor of Taking Things Seriously, The Idler's Glossary, and Significant Objects, among other titles. Josh was a columnist and blogger for the Boston Globe's IDEAS section; he published the zine/journal HERMENAUT. He lives in Boston. Elizabeth Foy Larsen was a member of the team that launched Sassy, a magazine for teen girls. She went on to hold various editorial positions at Utne Reader, including executive editor of Utne Lens, one of the world's first online magazines. She mastered the art of brevity as a digital content editor at the St. Paul Pioneer Press and as the executive producer of Twin Cities Sidewalk. Today, she's a freelance writer and editor whose stories have appeared in numerous local and national publications including The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Mother Jones, The Daily Beast, Slate, Travel + Leisure, Parents, Family Circle, and StarTribune.

Reviews

"An old-fashioned child's activity book for a modern Gen-X parented family." --The New York Times on UNBORED: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun

"If you can't find an exciting activity to do in this book, there might be something wrong with you." --Sports Illustrated Kids on UNBORED: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun

"Encourage[s] kids to use their technical skills as well as their natural curiosity to be creative, try new things, figure out how things and systems work, and just maybe change the world in the process." --Parents & Kids Magazine on UNBORED: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun

"This book busts boredom . . . You may never hear those dreaded words again." --Family Fun on UNBORED: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun

"This year's hottest activity book for kids." --Publishers Weekly on UNBORED: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun

"Exactly the book parents need during a weeklong school break that feels like a month." --New York Magazine (Approval Matrix) on UNBORED: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun