Fooled Ya!: How Your Brain Gets Tricked By Optical Illusions, Magicians, Hoaxes & More by Jordan D. BrownFooled Ya!: How Your Brain Gets Tricked By Optical Illusions, Magicians, Hoaxes & More by Jordan D. Brown

Fooled Ya!: How Your Brain Gets Tricked By Optical Illusions, Magicians, Hoaxes & More

byJordan D. BrownIllustratorEmily Bornoff

Hardcover | September 12, 2017

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Don't be fooled by what your brain thinks you see!Fooled Ya!is a kid's guide to the mind bending world of illusions, perception, and why we can be tricked. Don't be fooled again, learn the tricks!

Discover the variety of waysour brains can trick us, from the visual trickery ofoptical illusions, tomagicians' masterful use of misdirection, to strategies used bycon artists. You can't always trust your brain, learn why withFooled Ya!and you'll be less likely to beswindled,hoodwinked, orbamboozled. Brian Z. Brain is your illustrated guide, he will explain the inner workings of your mind and what makes it tick.

This mind bending guide to what you see and only think you see covers just about anything you could dream up. Sections include"Can You Trust Your Brain," "Fool the Five Senses," "How Magicians Mess with Your Mind," and "Learn to Be Less Gullible." Woven throughout are tons of articles that show off interesting stories and facts on subject ranging ranghistory,psychology, and evenneuroscience!

Named one of Bank Street College of Education's Best Children's Books of the Year, 2018!

Jordan D. Brown's works includeMicro ManiaandCrazy Concoctions. He has served as Educational Consultant for a variety of preschool children's television shows, includingThe Mr. Men Show(Cartoon Network),Dinosaur Train(PBS),My Friend Rabbit(NBC), andMiss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends(Nickelodeon). His clients include Sesame Workshop, Tim...
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Title:Fooled Ya!: How Your Brain Gets Tricked By Optical Illusions, Magicians, Hoaxes & MoreFormat:HardcoverDimensions:80 pages, 10 × 8.25 × 0.62 inPublished:September 12, 2017Publisher:Walter Foster JrLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:163322158X

ISBN - 13:9781633221581

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"An eye-opener for readers who think their brains have it all figured out (but look what's telling them that, as the old joke goes)." - Kirkus Reviews