Avast ye, hearties! Five easy-to-make interactive automata models, all powered by a simple crank, include peg-leg, jigging, and dueling pirates plus a galleon under full sail and a trio of buccaneers in a rowboat. Kids ages 10 and up can follow simple directions that explain how to put together the 7-inch-high models. The book is loaded with pirate fun facts, in addition to a background play scene and a convenient pocket for storing loose pieces from your works in progress.
24 pgs, hardcover, Dover Publications, 2013.