Become an expert joke-teller / Tom E. Moffat ; illustrated by Paul Beavis.

By: Moffatt, Tom E [author.]Contributor(s): Beavis, Paul, 1971- [author,, illustrator.]Material type: TextTextPublisher: Rotorua, New Zealand : Write Laugh Books, 2020Copyright date: ©2020Description: 185 pages : illustrations ; 21 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780995121041; 0995121044Other title: At head of cover title: You're jokingSubject(s): Wit and humor -- Children's nonfictionAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Become an expert joke-tellerDDC classification: 808.882
Contents:
Introduction -- How to use this book -- Types of jokes -- Know your joke -- Exercise 1 -- Know your audience -- Exercise 2 -- The delivery -- Exercise 3 -- Right time, right place -- Exercise 4 -- Joke-telling sessions -- Execise 5 -- Go with the flow -- Exercise 6 -- Build your repertoire -- Exercise 7 -- Longer jokes -- Exercise 8 -- The beginning.
Summary: "Tired of no-one laughing at your jokes? You don't have to be. Joke-telling is a skill, like playing the piano or juggling live hedgehogs. This book teaches you that skill with easy-to-follow instructions and simple exercises"--Back cover.
List(s) this item appears in: NZ Book Awards for Children & Young Adults 2021 | Hāwera Reading Vine | Hāwera Reading Vine - New Zealand Award Winners
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Introduction -- How to use this book -- Types of jokes -- Know your joke -- Exercise 1 -- Know your audience -- Exercise 2 -- The delivery -- Exercise 3 -- Right time, right place -- Exercise 4 -- Joke-telling sessions -- Execise 5 -- Go with the flow -- Exercise 6 -- Build your repertoire -- Exercise 7 -- Longer jokes -- Exercise 8 -- The beginning.

"Tired of no-one laughing at your jokes? You don't have to be. Joke-telling is a skill, like playing the piano or juggling live hedgehogs. This book teaches you that skill with easy-to-follow instructions and simple exercises"--Back cover.

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