The Little Book of Awe and Wonder: A Cabinet of Curiosities
Be prepared to experience wonder, wondering and wonderful learning. A celebration of the inspiring, the informative, the weird and the wonderful.
Publisher: Independent Thinking Press an imprint of Crown House Publishing
Publication Date: 17-05-2013
Author: Dr Matthew McFall
Price £ 12.99
The Little Book of Awe and Wonder is a delightful book for all ages and a treat for the head, hand and heart. Find here a wealth of exhibits to make you go wow and help you and yours appreciate the world anew. Things to find, things to make, things to explore ... This portable guide to wonder and wonders can be used in many ways: As a box of treasure: Dip in and marvel at objects and artefacts that transform, puzzle, surprise and enchant. As a blueprint: Be inspired to construct your very own interactive cabinet of curiosities for learning and entertainment. Nets and templates included. As a memory palace: It can be a playful tool to organize and sharpen your memory. This illustrated and descriptive work includes sections devoted to: Mirrors; Puzzles; Invisible Ink; Origami; Knots; Illusions; Magic Squares; Impossible Objects; Snails; Seeds; Labyrinths; Toys; Riddles