When you grow up in a small town in the north woods, you have to make your own excitement. High spirits, idiocy, and showing off for the girls inspire Gary Paulsen and his friends to attempt: Shooting waterfalls in a barrel
The first skateboarding
Jumping three barrels like motorcycle daredevil Evel Knievel–except they only have bikes
Hangliding with an Army surplus target kite
Wrestling . . . a bear?
Extreme sports lead to extreme fun in new tales from Gary’s boyhood. !
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Gary Paulsen's hilarious recollections of the terrifying stunts of his childhood friends in 1950s America - the original extreme sports!Dalla quarta di copertina:
Just remember – DON’T TRY THIS AT HOME!
Can you imagine wanting to try any of these insane stunts?
Shooting over a waterfall in a barrel!
Wrestling a bear at a carnival!
Hitching behind a car on a home made skateboard!
Taking to the skies under a giant kite!
Skiing along behind a racing car!
Jumping to the ground on a home-made bungee cord!
It’s hard to believe, but these crazy exploits are Gary, Orvis and Carl’s ideas of fun! These hilarious tales of the original extreme sports are totally unbelievable, jaw-droppingly dangerous and completely unputdownable!
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Descrizione libro Corgi Childrens, 2003. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria mon0000149467
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Descrizione libro Corgi Childrens, 2003. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0552548073