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The Little Book of Awe and Wonder

A Cabinet of Curiosities

By: Matthew McFall

Price: CAD $24.95

Publisher: CROWN HOUSE PUBLISHING

Imprint: Crown House Publishing

256 Pages

7.48 X 4.72 ins

ISBN:  9781781353080 -- Paperback

Publication Date: 10/11/2018

Prepare yourself to experience wonder, wondering and wonderful learning. A celebration of the inspiring, the informative, the weird and the wonderful, The Little Book of Awe and Wonder: A Cabinet of Curiosities is a delightful book for all ages and a treat for the head, hand and heart. You will find here a wealth of exhibits to make you say "wow" and help you and yours appreciate the world anew. There are things to find, things to stimulate your curiosity, things to make and 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 organise and sharpen your memory.

This illustrated and descriptive work includes sections devoted to:

Mirrors
Knots
Impossible Objects
Labyrinths
Puzzles
Illusions
Snails
Toys
Optical Illusions
Invisible Ink
Magic Squares
Seeds
Riddles
Origami


Dr. Matthew McFall, Agent of Wonder at Nottingham University's Samworth Academy and Associate of Independent Thinking, has gained acclaim for his work in education that includes the use of Wonder Rooms, Mazes, Labyrinths and Puzzles. Matthew is based in Nottingham in the UK.



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