The Art of Making Shadows

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The  Art of Making Shadows
Format: Paperback / softback, 288 Pages
ISBN: 9781905695454
Publisher: Ivy Press
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Using only your hands and a torch, the game of casting shadow animals has an enduring charm. So, if modern party games seem soulless, bring out The Art of Making Shadows. Just an hour s practice will have you demonstrating the roar of a lion and the snap of a crocodile; soon you ll be putting on an entire show. Friends will become competitive and children will queue to learn how to create their favourites.

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Sophie Collins is a writer, editor and pet lover. She is the author of the popular dog behaviour books Why Does my Dog do That? and Games & Tricks to Teach your Dog.

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Format: Paperback / softback, 288 Pages
ISBN: 9781905695454
Illustrations: Illustrated in colour and black and white throughout
Size: 5.394 in x 6.496 in / 137 mm x 165 mm

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