The art of roughhousing : good old-fashioned horseplay and why every kid needs it / by Anthony T. DeBenedet and Lawrence J. Cohen ; illustrations by Carl Wiens.


  • ISBN: 9781594744877
  • ISBN: 1594744874
  • Description: 190 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: Philadelphia, PA : Quirk Books, c2010.

Available copies

  • 3 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction GV 1203 .D42 2010 (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 790.1922/DeBenedet (Text to phone) Available -
Saugus Adult Nonfiction 790.192 DeBenedet (Text to phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [188]-190) and index.
Contents Note: Our bold claim for roughhousing -- Get started with instant roughhousing -- Flight -- Games -- Contact -- Imagination -- Extreme roughhousing -- The joy of roughhousing.
Summary: Provides information about how roughhousing can help families bond and get children to exercise, with examples of different games to play including the flying fox and the human cannonball.
Subject: Outdoor games.
Play.
Exercise for children.
Cohen, Lawrence J., Ph. D. (Added Author). Wiens, Carl. (Added Author).

Additional Titles

Alternate Title: Art of rough-housing