The Everything Kids' Giant Book of Jokes, Riddles, and Brain Teasers

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Simon and Schuster, Sep 18, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 304 pages
Why did the chicken cross the road?

Knock, knock. Who's there?

What do you get when you...?

As kids guess the answers, they're sure to get the giggles! With this book, little ones will look forward to sharing the jokes with parents, teachers, and siblings--and even coming up with some variations of their own! In addition to hundreds of rib-tickling jokes, readers will love:
  • Head-scratching brain teasers
  • Funny knock-knock jokes
  • Hysterical puzzles
  • Ridiculous riddles
And much, much more! Amid the jokes, kids also find information on how to deliver the perfect punch line and how their favorite comics got started telling jokes. Every budding comic needs a little help getting started, and this book is the perfect go-to for getting laughs!

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User Review  - novababe -

I gave this as a gift to a young lad who is at the stage of entertaining via jokes and riddles and he LOVED IT. It gave him loads of new material and he has memorized half the book already and working on the other half. I dont know about his audience however! Read full review


User Review  - godspilla -

Nice collection of jokes etc. Read full review


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About the author (2010)

Michael Dahl is the author of more than twenty books for young readers, including the Finnegan Zwake series. He has published comic poetry for Cricket magazine, taught mystery workshops for young writers, and written and directed comedy shows.

Kathi Wagner is the author of The Everything Kids' Bugs Book, among others. She is a children's librarian with a degree in early education and journalism.

Aubrey Wagner is a freelance writer with a BFA in art and design.

Aileen Weintraub is a longtime publishing professional and former copy coordinator and project editor of children's books at Rosen Publishing.

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