The Worst-case Scenario Survive-o-pedia

The Worst-case Scenario Survive-o-pedia

Junior Edition

Book - 2011
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Collects seventy illustrated entries that offer techniques, strategies, and step-by-step instructions to survive mudslides, volcanoes, shark-infested waters, and other potentially perilous situations.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, c2011
Edition: Junior ed
ISBN: 9780811876902
Branch Call Number: J 613.6 WOR
Characteristics: 142 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 27 cm


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Oct 18, 2017

This book was fascinating and definitely lived up to its billing. It is chock full of survival situations and practical tips on what a kids can do to extricate themselves from the problem or survive the event. Also included are neat little factoids like how to use your watch as a compass if you are lost in the mountains. I love the idea of kids being empowered to overcome an unwelcome situation rather than become a victim. One item not included was how to survive and Active Shooter situation -- most likely due to the fact that the book was published in 2011.

This is great book to check out for that elementary-age boy or girl who is fed up with reading. Also an ideal candidate for a book that a family could study together so they are all better equipped to survive a dangerous situation or calamity.

sarahchristophel Aug 12, 2015

Such a fun and interesting book. My 5 & 7 year old boys LOVED reading this every night. And we all learned a few things!


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