Grade 5-9 - With this detailed guide, nearly anyone can become a palmistry expert. From the shape of the hand and nails, through the relative length of fingers and phalanges, to fingerprints and familiar characteristics of a palm's landscape, the meaning of each line, curve, and shape is explained. Techniques for making handprints and fingerprints are also included. Simple illustrations make learning and practice easy. How people gesture or shake hands and even which fingers they prefer to wear rings on provide clues to their personalities. An entertaining chapter filled with historical and medical tidbits about hands and fingers completes the text.