Author(s): Joshua Glenn
Since it's publication in 2012,Unbored: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Funhas been a favorite of parents and kids alike: ahuge,jam-packedbookoffun for smart and adventurous families, with activities for outdoors and indoors, embracing time-honored traditions and the latest technology. Now, kids can get the best of Unbored in a size and shape that's just for them-a book to take into the field with no chaperone required. With approximately seventy-five activities, covering the ground from Goofing Off to Expressing Yourself, from Getting Crafty to Making Your Own Media, this kids activity guide is seriously fun: a new way to get unbored on the go!
The best activities from the bestselling Unbored: The Essential Field Guide to Serious Fun-only the most awesome stuff, in a just-for-kids edition of the family favorite
UNBORED: National Bestsller -- three weeks on the National Indie list in Children's Interest, plus top 10 on several regional lists. National Indie, PNBA, SCIBA, NAIBA, SIBA, NEIBA Bestseller lists This year's hottest activity book for kids Publishers Weekly This is what we've been waiting for! A playful and informative journey built on exhilarating activities and adventures. This is not just a book, it's a way of life for kids and parents alike. Anthony DeBenedet, MD, author of The Art of Roughhousing Deliciously abundant... One family and childcare book we can't praise enough. Barnes & Noble Exactly the book parents need during a weeklong school break that feels like a month. New York Magazine (Approval Matrix) An old-fashioned child's activity book for a modern Gen-X parented family New York Times This book busts boredom...You may never hear those dreaded words again. Family Fun Magazine Probably the best do-it-yourself and activity book for children I've seen. The variety of projects is astounding, and it's modern and appealing to kids and adults. Mark Frauenfelder, BoingBoing ! If you love outdoorsy, crafty, and adventurous stuff, then this book is perfect for you. It's a guide to life - if you want an exciting and unbored life! Emma Kristjanson-Gural, age 12, New Moon Magazine
Joshua Glenn is editor of the website HiLobrow, and coauthor and coeditor of several books. In 2011, he produced Ker-Punch!, a brainteaser iPhone app for kids. He lives in Boston with his wife and two sons. Elizabeth Foy Larsen is a writer and editor whose stories on children and families have appeared in numerous national publications, including theNew York Times, Slate, and Parents. She lives in Minneapolis with her husband, daughter, and two sons. Designed by Tony Leone. Illustrated by Heather Kasunick and Mister Reusch.