At last, here is a book that no boy, young or old, should be without, a book that guarantees hours of fun, a book that shows readers exactly how to be the best at everything. It includes: How to build a basic raft; How to write in secret code; How to find water in the desert; How to read a compass; How to get an egg in a bottle; How to make a boomerang; How to win at conkers; How to find treasure; How to make fire; How to tie essential knots; How to make stink bombs; How to row a boat; and How to hypnotize a chicken. [1]