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  • Published: 31 October 2012
  • ISBN: 9781448156832
  • Imprint: Vintage Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 320

365 Family Games and Pastimes


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A year-round treasure trove of games, hobbies and pastimes - from cribbage and consequences through recipes and magic tricks, to sardines and forfeits.

Remember Blind Man's Bluff, Pin the Tail and Murder in the Dark? Making daisy chains and collecting conkers? And when rainy afternoons meant card games and battleships?

Jam-packed with games and activities for all ages, 365 Family Games and Pastimes remembers all the classics we used to love, bringing them back for the entire family to enjoy.

Full of inspiration and thrifty ideas, this is an indispensible collection for birthday parties, family holidays and everyday fun.

  • Pub date: 31 October 2012
  • ISBN: 9781448156832
  • Imprint: Vintage Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 320

About the Authors

Martin Toseland

Martin Toseland is an award-winning author, ghost writer, book doctor, editorial consultant and agent. He and his brother Simon Toseland decided a few years ago that they could test the limits of fraternal existence by writing together. Since then they have very successfully worked on ghost-writing projects with, amongst others, James May, Oz Clarke and Neil Morrissey.

For their Square Peg book, 365 Family Games and Pastimes, they researched games and pastimes dating back hundreds of years.

Simon Toseland

Simon Toseland writes books with his brother Martin. They are award-winning authors who have written very successfully on many subjects including British culture, unsuccessful crimes and old games and pastimes. They also work as ghostwriters for TV celebrities.
Simon has a background in broadcasting and media work and lives in Bristol.


Praise for 365 Family Games and Pastimes

“This book is perfect for the British summer holidays”

Western Morning News


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