Author: Rob Palmer
Review: Joan Stienman
Rob Palmer, from better Homes and Gardens fame has written this DIY book for the whole family to enjoy. Full colour illustrations and photographs make it simple to build these easy DIY projects. There are 16 toys and games to build, which Rob rates as his favourites. Illustrations and additional text were added by Matt Francis, making this a great book for children from 8 years of age.
The book includes building tips as well as tool box requirements and shopping lists. The tool box requirements are separated into those for the adults and tools for the children with safety an important aspect. The finished products are ones which will provide hours of entertainment for children and will be treasured for years. Projects are arranged as toys, backyard games and rainy day activities.