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Mike Barfield - Author

About the Author

Mike Barfield is a comic writer, cartoonist, poet and performer. He has worked in TV, radio, books, newspapers and magazines - as well as schools, libraries and museums. Lauren Humphrey is a London-based illustrator. Her colourful and quirky illustrations have featured in the New York Times, the Guardian and Anorak magazine.

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Pop Out Art

Pop Out Art

Author: Mike Barfield Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/05/2019

Take an activity-packed stroll through your own private gallery full of arty projects and models to doodle on, colour in and pop out. From the earliest cave paintings to modern masterpieces, there's hours of fun to be had, as well as fascinating facts, terrific techniques and celebrated geniuses to discover. Become a perspective detective with Hogarth, take a trip into the surreal world of Marcel Duchamp, make your very own models of Frida Kahlo and Pablo Picasso and discover the mysterious sculptures of Easter Island. Pop Out Art contains a dozen press-out projects, 14 paper projects, as well as pages to colour, design and draw on, inspirational activities and fab facts.

Flight School From Paper Planes to Flying Fish, More Than 20 Models to Make and Fly

Flight School From Paper Planes to Flying Fish, More Than 20 Models to Make and Fly

Author: Mike Barfield Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/05/2019

Created by author, cartoonist and entertainer Mike Barfield, Flight School is the ultimate activity book for kids who are fascinated by aviation. From an Archaeopteryx to a kingfisher and the Wright brothers' flying machine to an air-powered rocket, this book is packed with exciting models of gliding plants, animals and aircraft that readers can make and take to the skies. Amazing facts about flight and human aviation accompany each project, so kids can learn all about the science and history behind their models as they construct them. This incredible cut-out kit guarantees hours of flying fun.

Ultimate Spell-Caster: Over 60 million marvellously silly spells,

Ultimate Spell-Caster: Over 60 million marvellously silly spells,

Author: Mike Barfield Format: Spiral bound Release Date: 01/09/2018

Create your own fantastically funny spells with this amazing new flipbook. Wave your wand and flip the pages. Will you turn your dad into a flea-infested ferret wrangler or your worst enemy into a batter-coated bubble-snuffer? The Spell-Caster will decide!

Destroy This Book in the Name of Maths: Pythagoras Edition

Destroy This Book in the Name of Maths: Pythagoras Edition

Author: Mike Barfield Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/06/2018

A brand new addition to our 'Destroy This Book' series is the mind-boggling Destroy This Book in the Name of Maths: Pythagoras Edition. Perfect for inquisitive children who love to have fun, there are a dozen press-out projects to create in this book, demonstrating some of the best bits of maths. Projects include fiery flexagons, mathemagical card tricks and mind-bending Moebius strips. There are also lots of fascinating facts, colouring and doodling activities that will keep children busy for hours (all in the name of maths, of course). Other books in the series: 9781780554433 Destroy This Book in the Name of Science: Einstein Edition 9781780554822 Destroy This Book in the Name of Science: Galileo Edition

Destroy This Book In The Name of Science: Galileo Edition

Destroy This Book In The Name of Science: Galileo Edition

Author: Mike Barfield Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 02/11/2017

Shortlisted for the ASE Book of the Year Award. *** Following on from the success of Destroy This Book: Einstein Edition, the Galileo Edition is the ultimate activity-based book for boffins and inquisitive children who are inspired by science! With fascinating facts, colouring and doodling activities to complete, and a dozen press-out projects to create, there's hours of fun to be had cutting, tearing and pulling apart the pages (all in the name of science, of course). Projects include Build Your Own Brainiacs, The Stand-up Chameleon, The Magic Mollusc and many more. Best of all, no expensive craft supplies are required. Other books in the series: 9781780554433 Destroy This Book in the Name of Science: Einstein Edition 9781780555300 Destroy This Book in the Name of Maths: Pythagoras Edition

The Ultimate Insult Generator Over 60 Million Hilarious Zingers and Stingers

The Ultimate Insult Generator Over 60 Million Hilarious Zingers and Stingers

Author: Mike Barfield Format: Hardback Release Date: 01/07/2017

This fabulously fun flipbook allows you to generate 68 million brilliantly beastly insults for all occasions. Wacky, zany, and sometimes plain silly, this book will ensure you'll always have the last word, not to mention the last laugh! Hilarious heckles for silencing sassy siblings Teasing taunts to make best friends snigger Madcap comebacks to confuse mum and dad Playful put-downs for frenemies and enemies

Destroy This Book in the Name of Science: Einstein Edition

Destroy This Book in the Name of Science: Einstein Edition

Author: Mike Barfield Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 01/03/2017

Created by author, cartoonist and entertainer Mike Barfield, Destroy This Book is the ultimate activity-based book, perfect for curious children who are inspired by cool science. With fascinating information, colouring and doodling activities to complete, and a dozen press-out projects to create, there's hours of fun to be had cutting, tearing and pulling apart the pages (all in the name of science, of course). Projects include The Hoop Glider, Einstein Nodder, Turtle Racer and much more. Best of all, no expensive craft supplies are required. Other books in the series: 9781780554822 Destroy This Book in the Name of Science: Galileo Edition 9781780555300 Destroy This Book in the Name of Maths: Pythagoras Edition

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