The Boys Book of Survival

Author: Guy Campbell
Publisher: Scholastic Nonfiction
ISBN: 9780545085366
Format: PDF, Mobi
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A handbook provides guidance on surviving many kinds of dangers, from a shark attack to a huge pimple, and discusses how to make a compass using the sun, predict rain, and light a fire.

How to Survive Anything

Author: Rachel Buchholz
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 1426307748
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Offers teenagers advice on surviving natural disasters, embarassing moments, and social situations.

The Dangerous Book for Boys

Author: Conn Iggulden
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 0061243582
Format: PDF, ePub
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The bestselling book for every boy from eight to eighty, covering essential boyhood skills such as building tree houses*, learning how to fish, finding true north, and even answering the age old question of what the big deal with girls is. In this digital age there is still a place for knots, skimming stones and stories of incredible courage. This book recaptures Sunday afternoons, stimulates curiosity, and makes for great father-son activities. The brothers Conn and Hal have put together a wonderful collection of all things that make being young or young at heart fun—building go-carts and electromagnets, identifying insects and spiders, and flying the world's best paper airplanes. The completely revised American Edition includes: The Greatest Paper Airplane in the World The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World The Five Knots Every Boy Should Know Stickball Slingshots Fossils Building a Treehouse* Making a Bow and Arrow Fishing (revised with US Fish) Timers and Tripwires Baseball's "Most Valuable Players" Famous Battles-Including Lexington and Concord, The Alamo, and Gettysburg Spies-Codes and Ciphers Making a Go-Cart Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary Girls Cloud Formations The States of the U.S. Mountains of the U.S. Navigation The Declaration of Independence Skimming Stones Making a Periscope The Ten Commandments Common US Trees Timeline of American History * For more information on building treehouses, visit www.treehouse-books.com and www.stilesdesigns.com or see "Treehouses You Can Actually Build" by David Stiles

Survivor Kid

Author: Denise Long
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 156976879X
Format: PDF, Docs
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Counteracting the panic and fear associated with getting lost in the wild, this handbook equips children with practical tools for overcoming adverse wilderness experiences, even if they are endured alone. Compiled by a search-and-rescue professional, straightforward advice is offered on building shelters and fires, signaling for help, finding water and food, dealing with dangerous animals, learning how to navigate, and avoiding injuries. Practice projects are included to hone survival skills--such as starting a fire with a reflective surface, casting animal tracks, or using a treasure hunt to test navigational aptitude. Making a strong argument for danger prevention, each lesson is coupled with simple instructions and diagrams that will reassure and empower young adventurers.

The Boys Book of Adventure

Author: Steve Martin
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545223261
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A gift-appropriate entry in the series that includes The Boys' Book of Survival shares humorous instructions for surviving various fantastical challenges, from diving for treasure and living on a desert island to slaying a werewolf and tackling a komodo dragon.

The Boys Book of Survival How to Survive Anything Anywhere

Author: Scholastic,
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545369770
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Now you, too, can survive anything, anywhere! Lost in the desert? Stuck in quicksand? Confronted by a man-eating tiger? Trapped at a school dance? Fear not, brave reader! With this essential survival guide, you'll find a way to get yourself out of every imaginable predicament, whether it's an avalanche or a zombie invasion! How to survive anything all in one handy book! Inside you'll find out how to treat a snakebite, send an SOS message, track an animal, make a map, and build a ladder. Find out how to survive a school dance, a shopping trip with your mom, a pop quiz, and a shark attack!

Survive

Author: Huw Davies
Publisher: Buster Books
ISBN: 9781780551784
Format: PDF, Docs
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Contents Include: How to climb a rope to safety How to find your way in a maze How to ride white water rapids How to dive for pearls How to dodge poisonous darts How to make a medieval torch How to explore a mummy's tomb How to undo a Gordian knot How to read an ancient map How to solve the Riddle of the Sphinx

Backpacker The Survival Hacker s Handbook

Author: Backpacker Magazine
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1493030574
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Backpacker The Survival Hacker’s Handbook provides detailed instruction on how to use everyday items to survive in extraordinary circumstances. Sure, the quirk is here. For instance, learn how to make a fishhook out of a beer can, start a fire with hand sanitizer, or purify water with bleach. But it goes beyond the quirk to identify real solutions for real scenarios—with real items you carry with you. The book includes useful tips and tricks from survival experts, and provides step-by-step instructions, along with short stories of survival situations where these modern survival skills have come into play. The book is organized around basic fundamental concepts of survival: finding food, building shelter, securing water, etc.

The Girls Book How to Be the Best at Everything

Author: Juliana Foster
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0545362474
Format: PDF
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A spiffy guide to anything and everything a girl could need to know! How to do almost anything in one handy little book! Want to be known for your unique style? Inside you'll learn how to design your own clothes (p. 35), do the perfect manicure (p. 82), or make your own lip gloss (p. 11). Feel like impressing your friends? Show them how you can make a crystal (p. 16), juggle one-handed (p. 33), or deal with a bully (p. 42). Bored and need something to do? Not anymore when you find out how to keep a secret diary (p. 88), make a scrapbook (p. 9), or put together a dance routine (p. 24). And tons of other neat-o things you need to know how to do!