The Garage Girl s Guide to Everything You Need to Know about Your Car

The Garage Girl s Guide to Everything You Need to Know about Your Car

A guide to automobile ownership and maintenance discusses what kind of car to buy, safety, inspection, fuel efficiency, avoiding theft, emergency supplies, basic tools, important car parts, and how to deal with mechanics.

Author: Courtney Hansen

Publisher: Cumberland House Publishing

ISBN: 1581825196

Category: Transportation

Page: 284

View: 128

A guide to automobile ownership and maintenance discusses what kind of car to buy, safety, inspection, fuel efficiency, avoiding theft, emergency supplies, basic tools, important car parts, and how to deal with mechanics.
Categories: Transportation

Girls Garage

Girls Garage

Girls Garage is the only book you'll ever need for a lifetime of tools and building. Not sure which screws to buy? Need to fix a running toilet? With Girls Garage, you'll have the expertise to tackle these problems with your own hands.

Author: Emily Pilloton

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 9781452166377

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 320

View: 751

Girls Garage is the only book you'll ever need for a lifetime of tools and building. Not sure which screws to buy? Need to fix a running toilet? With Girls Garage, you'll have the expertise to tackle these problems with your own hands. Or maybe you want to get creative and build something totally new. A birdhouse? A bookshelf? Girls Garage has you covered. Packed with illustrations that will build confidence for your next hardware store run, practical advice on everything from quick fixes to safety tips, and inspiring stories from real-world builder girls and women, this eye-catching volume makes the technical accessible. This is the guide every girl needs to take her life into her own hands. Girls, get in touch with your inner badass, and get building • Informative, inspiring, and designed for everyday use, this is the ultimate book of book of building and woodcraft for girls. • A true confidence builder for girls interested in STEM, woodworking, and home improvement. • Along with her design agency and Girl's Garage, Emily Pilloton has been featured on television shows and the documentary film If You Build It. Girls Garage will be both a trusted household resource and a wellspring of inspiration and encouragement in the vein of Women in Science and Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science and the World. • Nonfiction books for girls age 14 and up • Woodcraft, home repair, kids building projects • Inspiring Kids DIY for teens Emily Pilloton is a designer, builder, educator, and founder of the nonprofit design agency Project H Design and Girls Garage. Her ideas have made their way to the TED stage, the Colbert Report, and the full-length documentary If You Build It. She is currently a lecturer in the College of Environmental Design at the University of California, Berkeley. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction

The Girls Guide to Conquering Life

The Girls  Guide to Conquering Life

houses have a circuit box that controls the flow of electricity into and through the home. Usually located in a closet, utility room, or garage space, ...

Author: Erica Catherman

Publisher: Revell

ISBN: 9781493414062

Category: Young Adult Nonfiction

Page: 304

View: 753

There's a lot a girl needs to know as she grows up and makes her way in the world. Having a reference guide of practical how-to life skills and character traits can empower her to become a confident and capable woman. Coauthors Erica and Jonathan Catherman offer this collection of step-by-step instructions on 100 things girls need to succeed, including how to - introduce yourself - change a flat tire - respectfully break up with a guy - leave a tip - apply for a job - ask for a promotion - behave during a police stop - create a personal budget - calculate square footage - wash your face - clear a clogged drain - iron a shirt - wear a scarf - shoot a basketball - sharpen kitchen knives - and much more In fact, if it's in here, it's an important skill or character trait practiced by capable and confident women. With great illustrations and sidebars of advice from world-class experts, this all-in-one reference tool for young women in the making is the perfect gift for birthdays, graduations, or any occasion.
Categories: Young Adult Nonfiction

Discovery Girls Guide to Friendship Hardship You Are Not Alone

Discovery Girls Guide to Friendship Hardship    You Are Not Alone

Play a quick game of handball up against the garage. Take the quizzes in Discovery Girls together on your homework break. Okay, so, maybe your personalities ...

Author: Discovery Girls Inc.

Publisher: Discovery Girls Inc

ISBN: 9781934766095

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 336

Best friends keep secrets, give good advice, and always make their friends laugh! This kind of true friendship is a gift...but it can be hard to find. Every girl has problems with friends sometimes, whether she’s stuck in a fading friendship, caught in the middle of fighting friends, or dealing with mean girls. In Friendship Hardship: You Are Not Alone, the writers and editors of Discovery Girls magazine break down the solutions to tween friendship problems step by step. Girls will learn more about themselves and their friendships, develop the confidence and resilience to handle any friendship problem, and (best of all!), discover how to be the best friend ever. Soon, girls will be meeting new people and making friends who truly respect and understand them...because every girl deserves first-rate friendships!
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Girls Guide to Building a Million Dollar Business

The Girls  Guide to Building a Million Dollar Business

When the neighbors started complaining about the garage-based business, they moved into what they describe as “a terrible old building.

Author: Susan Solovic

Publisher: AMACOM

ISBN: 081440975X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 240

View: 847

We’ve all been told that nice girls don’t get the corner office. And they certainly don’t strike out on their own to start a million-dollar company. . . Fortunately, we all know better. As the head of the highly successful SBTV.com (Small Business Television), author Susan Solovic is an authority on making money and building a thriving business. Now inThe Girls’ Guide to Building a Million-Dollar Business, she shows women how to gain the confidence and knowledge they need to become successful entrepreneurs. Featuring interviews with daring, powerhouse women like Gayle Martz, President & CEO, Sherpa’s Pet Training Company, and Taryn Rose of Taryn Rose International, Solovic offers frank advice and hard-won lessons including:• Taking emotions out of the workplace. Make business decisions based on what is best for the company, not on your personal feelings.• Thinking big and bold. Believe that you can be successful and be willing to announce your intentions to the world.• Managing for growth. Hire the right people and discover the best ways to keep them.• Never being afraid to take a chance. Boost profits by taking financial risks.Inspiring and and unflinching, The Girls’ Guide to Building a Million-Dollar Businessshows women that not only do they have the power to earn more money and control their financial destinies—they deserve to.
Categories: Business & Economics

The Girl s Guide to Winning a NASCAR R Driver

The Girl s Guide to Winning a NASCAR R  Driver

garage area is the eye of the storm on any given weekend. This is where deals are made, plans are executed, and dreams come true. Each track garage area is ...

Author: Liz Allison

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781599953397

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 300

View: 990

"How do you marry a NASCAR driver?" In a professional sport where over half its athletes are single men, no one but Liz Allison would, let alone could, dare to answer. Tongue-in-cheek but cunningly insightful, this satirical relationship guidebook with a NASCAR twist that will rev any female NASCAR fan's engine.
Categories: Family & Relationships

Girls Guide to Flirting with Danger

Girls  Guide to Flirting with Danger

And now she couldn't shake off the images of an equally naked Devin that were foremost in her mind and shaking up her libido. “I appreciate the offer, ...

Author: Kimberly Lang

Publisher: Harlequin

ISBN: 1426887973

Category: Fiction

Page: 192

View: 869

Life is good for marriage counsellor Megan Lowe—until the media discover that she's the ex-wife of Devin Kenney, America's most famous divorce attorney! Now the paparazzi are digging for a scoop just in time for the launch of Devin's new book. His gorgeous smile smirks at Megan from magazines and billboards, making him infuriatingly impossible to forget. It's time for Megan to throw her very bossy rule book out the window and face her dangerously sexy ex. And their sizzlingly hot reunion—well, that's most definitely headline news.
Categories: Fiction

The Girl s Guide to NASCAR

The Girl s Guide to NASCAR

The garage area is the “eye of the storm” for racing. This is a secured area where the team haulers are parked, the race cars are kept, and the teams work ...

Author: Liz Allison

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781455525423

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 300

View: 618

NASCAR's foremost female authority provides the first guide for women to America's fastest growing spectator sport. From shopping to scanners and pit stops to parties, this fun and informative guide gives you everything you need to enjoy a race, whether at the track or in your living room. Insider Liz Allison will tell you all the ins and outs of NASCAR, uncovering the hidden rules and official calls made on any given race day. She answers nagging questions like why race cars don't have speedometers or doors that open, what the real deal is on restrictor plates, and how top drivers get to be where they are. Liz also reveals driver superstitions, how to survive a race weekend with kids, the Gentlemen's Agreement, how to tell if a driver is serious with his girlfriend, tips on throwing the perfect NASCAR viewing party, and much more. With this race-savvy guide, you will quickly become a knowledgeable fan with an inside edge on the sport that most of your male counterparts will lack-and have a few laughs along the way.
Categories: Sports & Recreation

The Girls Guide to Hunting and Fishing

The Girls  Guide to Hunting and Fishing

Saturday morning, I felt the way I had as a child, waking up in the summer and sensing what I could expect that day in the suburbs: the dry cleaner at the ...

Author: Melissa Bank

Publisher: Penguin UK

ISBN: 9780141909639

Category: Fiction

Page: 304

View: 266

After following the advice from a manual called "How to Meet and Marry Mr Right", Jane learns that in love there is neither pattern nor promise. This is a funny collection of connected stories and a portrait of Jane, a woman manoeuvring her way through love, sex and relationships.
Categories: Fiction

Discovery Girls Guide to Sticky Situations and How to Get Through Them

Discovery Girls Guide to Sticky Situations   and How to Get Through Them

Discovery Girls Inc. #62 Locked Out After a long day of hanging out at ... Can you get in through the garage? If not, you'll just have to hang out until ...

Author: Discovery Girls Inc.

Publisher: Discovery Girls Inc

ISBN: 9781934766057

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 112

View: 524

Anna got the courage to tell her crush she liked him...and found out he didn't like her back! Elise accidentally spilled her BFF’s secret. Everyone gets caught sometimes in life’s sticky situations. Luckily, the writers and editors of Discovery Girls magazine know exactly how to handle that crush and or angry BFF! In Sticky Situations…and How to Get Through Them, tween girls will learn how to get unstuck from these and many other sticky situations. Like when Christy made a total fool of herself onstage…or when Lisa’s parents didn’t like her new friend. Girls who read this book will learn how to handle being cornered by a mean dog, getting stranded at the mall, and much, much more! By the last page, they'll be ready to deal with anything!
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Quirky Girls Guide to Rest Stops and Road Trips

The Quirky Girls  Guide to Rest Stops and Road Trips

I just read about in the newspaper and is transmitted via chickens . Will just layer up in clothes and hide , I mean “ sleep . " under this blanket .

Author: Karen Rivers

Publisher: Global Professional Publishi

ISBN: 1551929074

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 289

View: 703

Haley Andromeda Harmony and her enemy-turned-friend, Izzy Archibaud, head off in Haley's new Volkswagen van on a road trip to California, where they learn about making their own decisions, growing up, and enjoying life.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

The Ultimate Girls Movie Survival Guide

The Ultimate Girls  Movie Survival Guide

Freaky Friday r MOOD CONTROL a Press PLAY V if you're feeling: 1 ... 11 PLAYFUL 12 Weird ^ ULTIMATE GIRL RATING: *fr * 4fe» «•» DIRECTOR: Mark S. Waters ...

Author: Andrea Sarvady

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9780689873737

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 255

View: 450

More than a movie rental guide, this book is arranged to address universal themes such as love complications, troubled friendships, family strife, body image angst, and more--a true manual for finding the answers to life's questions through film. Two-color illustrations throughout.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Girls Guide To Losing Your L Plates

The Girls  Guide To Losing Your L Plates

There are machines for doing this on many petrol station forecourts, and as it can be quite a fiddly procedure it's a good idea to have someone thereto ...

Author: Maria McCarthy

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781847394927

Category: Transportation

Page: 256

View: 304

Stylish and fun, THE GIRLS' GUIDE TO LOSING YOUR L-PLATES is a deeply practical aid for every girl learning to drive. The initial chapters will help you sift out a good instructor, budget for and get the most from your lessons. There are hints too for the hapless parent/boyfriend who is prepared to take you out practising, and suggestions for keeping your relationship from cracking under the strain. Driving instructors add off-the-record information about the easiest places to pass and the best ways to win over your examiner. Author Maria McCarthy guides you through exactly what to expect in both the theory and the practical test, giving sage advice about managing your nerves and staying calm. There is help with driving once you've passed too, including how to get the best car insurance, and dealing with driving alone or at night. An uplifting chapter is on hand just in case you don't, at first, succeed. THE GIRLS' GUIDE TO LOSING YOUR L-PLATES is essential reading for every wannabe on wheels.
Categories: Transportation

The City Girls Guide to Surviving the Apocalypse

The City Girls Guide to Surviving the Apocalypse

Scenario: You walk up to an elevator in a deserted garage and press the button. You have been at the pubs all night, new stilettos adorn your gams, ...

Author: Haven Strange

Publisher: Booktango

ISBN: 9781468907506

Category: Humor

Page:

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Categories: Humor

The Farm Girl s Guide to Preserving the Harvest

The Farm Girl s Guide to Preserving the Harvest

We have plans to add a small root cellar to our property; it will resemble ... Utilizing space in the garage for produce and canned goods is another option.

Author: Ann Accetta-Scott

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 9781493036653

Category: Cooking

Page: 264

View: 851

Preserving food can be one of the most intimidating aspects of homesteading and cooking. Luckily, no one makes it as easy and as much fun as farm-girl-in-the-making Ann Acetta-Scott. For a beginner new to the world of preserving, the ideal tool is a detailed reference guide, and in The Farm Girl’s Guide to Preserving the Harvest, Ann covers all the basics on canning, dehydrating, freezing, fermenting, curing, and smoking, including how to select and use the right tools for each method. This guide takes home preservers through the beginning, moderate, and advanced stages of preserving. Newcomers can start with a simple jam and jelly recipe using a hot water bath canner, while others may be advanced enough to have mastered the pressure canner and are ready to move onto curing and smoking meat and fish. With more than 30 delicious and healthy recipesand Ann's expertise and encouragement, the home preserver will build confidence in the most common methods of preserving.
Categories: Cooking

The Girls Car Handbook

The Girls  Car Handbook

It's always a good idea to take the plunge and have it done as soon as ... And, as mentioned in Chapter 5, 'The Girls' Guide to Garages', if a garage is ...

Author: Maria McCarthy

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781847399809

Category: Transportation

Page: 304

View: 171

There are 15 million women drivers in the UK, yet so often they can feel at a disadvantage when it comes to dealing with the male-dominated motor industry. The solution has generally been seen as to call upon a male partner or family member for help. However, many women don't have a car-savvy bloke easily to hand - and would prefer to be more independent anyway. This is where The Girls' Car Handbookcomes in. A vital reference book, it is packed with useful information designed to give women greater confidence when tackling every aspect of motoring from getting a good deal when buying a car, personal safety when driving, handling accidents and breakdowns, tips for greener motoring and much, much more.
Categories: Transportation

The Christian Girl s Guide to Being Your Best

The Christian Girl s Guide to Being Your Best

Suggest to your parents that the whole family tackle a big job together . Look
around your house for ideas . Maybe you _ could put in a garden , build a fence ,
paint the garage , clean and organize the garage or basement or improve the
lawn .

Author: Katrina Cassel

Publisher: Legacy Press

ISBN: 158411035X

Category: Christian life

Page: 206

View: 568

God wants girls to do their best and be their best. Encourage preteen girls with this fun how-to manual for living out God's plan for their lives. Through stores about real and fictional girls, Scripture, journaling, quizzes, crafts and other activities, girls can explore what it means to be their best according to God's special plan for them. Includes a free key chain!
Categories: Christian life

The Good Girl s Guide to Getting Kidnapped

The Good Girl s Guide to Getting Kidnapped

To my left, Lalo mixed drinks for a crew of girls at the bartender table. Standing next to them was Eager, trying to take glamour shots of lolas with a ...

Author: Yxta Maya Murray

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101196540

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 272

View: 899

Kiki and Mish are best friends, but what Kiki doesn?t know is that Michelle Pena was born a gang princess. ?Princess P? grew up destined to inherit leadership of the Snakes: a future filled with crime and fear. Michelle, on the other hand, is a nationally ranked athlete and academic superstar. This is her new life, and she?s finally put her past?and her childhood love for Silver?to rest. Then Silver helps kidnap both girls, and Michelle has to figure out how to free them both?and reconnect with a future that might now be beyond her reach.
Categories: Young Adult Fiction

A Single Girl s Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse

A Single Girl s Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse

Q wheeled her bike into the garage and leaned against the cold bricks. She didn't even have his number. “That you, Quinny? How was work?” She launched a ...

Author: JT Clay

Publisher: Momentum

ISBN: 9781760080518

Category: Fiction

Page: 298

View: 320

It's the old story. Girl meets boy. Girl loses boy. Zombies attack. Q, a trainee kindergarten teacher and martial arts expert, wants to woo beautiful vegan, Rabbit, but doesn't know how. Her luck turns during the zombie outbreak. She teaches Rabbit and his hippie friends how to make war, not love, and does her best to save him from the living dead. But can she defeat evil ex-girlfriend, Pious Kate? And can love survive the end of the world?
Categories: Fiction