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    • Publication date:12 Jul 2018
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The Floor is Lava

and 99 more games for everyone, everywhere

By Ivan Brett

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  • £14.99

100 games to play with family and friends.

'The book that no home should be without at Christmas!'
Lancashire Post

Packed with 100 different games, this is a how-to for turning time together into quality time together.

Playing games can be so enjoyable but don't you often find yourself playing the same old games time and time again? Well why not let Ivan Brett inspire you with over 99 games to entertain any gathering of friends or family.

Put down the phone and pick up the fun.

In The Floor is Lava there are games to start a party, ideas to trigger conversation, story-telling setups and fiendish puzzles, plus physical challenges, activities to soothe a weary brain and plenty more.

In short, you'll find games for every occasion:

* beating boredom in the car
* hosting a party
* cooling off in the summer holidays
* sitting around the dinner table
* digesting your Christmas turkey
* being trapped indoors on a rainy day

Now, jump up and get started - the floor is lava!


You can listen to Ivan's 'The Floor is Lava' weekly podcast on iTunes and Entale.

Biographical Notes

Ivan was born in a bike shop, or so he thought for the vast majority of his childhood. It was these sorts of misunderstandings and mistakes that crafted him into the writer he is today. Ivan's first book, published on his 21st birthday, was the multiple award-nominated Casper Candlewacks in Death By Pigeon. A love-letter to provincial England and the unique characters that inhabit its villages, this silly yet anarchic book was followed up with three more in the series: Casper Candlewacks in The Claws of Crime, Casper Candlewacks in Attack of the Brainiacs and Casper Candlewacks in The Time Travelling Toaster, all met with rave reviews.

A qualified primary teacher based in North London, Ivan splits his time between tutoring, writing and being nibbled by his cat. He has a lifelong obsession with cycling, comic books, and most importantly, games. Having employed hundreds of games to entertain himself, strengthen friendships and teach his classes, he has spent the last year collecting his favourites to share with the world in the form of The Floor is Lava.

Follow Ivan on Twitter: @IvanBrett

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  • ISBN: 9781472257512
  • Publication date: 12 Jul 2018
  • Page count: 272
  • Imprint: Headline Home
Remember making up games on the long drive to your summer holiday? Ivan Brett has put the best into a new book. — S Magazine, Sunday Express
Great fun and full of unusual and interesting ideas. — Parentsintouch.co.uk
No phones, no headphones... these fun and portable pastimes can make road trips a lot more pleasurable. — Simple Things
'The book that no home should be without at Christmas!' — Lancashire Post
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