Tops have been spinning for thousands of years. Learn about tops, yo-yos, and other fascinating spinning toys as well as how to make them.
The invention of the wheel changed the way we moved and made exciting toys possible for children. This book discusses the history, creativity, and fascination of toys made with wheels.
Provides a history of kites and kite making, and offers step-by-step instructions for making a wind sock and different types of two- and three-stick kites.
Provides a history of balls and ball games and offers instructions for playing different ball games and for making balls from cloth, felt, and rubber bands.
Find out how board games and card games have changed over the years. Then learn how to play some of the more popular games as well as make several of your own.
Readers learn the history of marbles as well as how to play popular marble games.
Toy fads have come and gone throughout the years. Discover the history behind some of the more popular fads.