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Rossen to the rescue : secrets to avoiding scams, everyday dangers, and major catastrophes / Jeff Rossen.

Rossen, Jeff, (author.).

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  • 13 of 18 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Eastern Branch 640.73 ROS (Text) 36804000262330 NONFIC Checked out 11/28/2017
Brazil PL - Brazil 640.73 R (Text) 38160000345338 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 640.73 ROS (Text) 34304000870692 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 640.73 ROS (Text) 33187004297616 Nonfiction Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch 640.73.c Rossen, Jeff (Text) 78294000267516 New Adult Non-Fiction In process -
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg 640.73 ROS (Text) 39970001034767 NF Checked out 12/05/2017
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch SELF.HELP Rossen (Text) 37516002033336 Adult New Book Shelf Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 640.73 ROS (Text) 34330513151382 Adult - New Books Checked out 12/01/2017
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 640.73 ROS (Text) 37323005320307 NEW-BKS Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main 640.73 ROSS (Text) 39231033329562 Ratcliffe-Carnegie Reading Room Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250119438
  • ISBN: 125011943X
  • Physical Description: x, 245 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Flatiron Books, 2017.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: 1. Protecting your home. How to survive a home invasion ; How to spot hidden mold ; Why your new house may catch fire ; You probably don't have a fire escape plan ; Help! I'm locked out! ; When the bottom falls out...literally ; Surviving Mother Nature ; Secret spies inside your bedroom -- 2. Travel dangers revealed. How to survive a raging flood ; How to survive a plane crash ; Driving while drowsy ; Screwing you under the hood ; Germs on a plane ; What are your rights when police pull you over? ; How to survive a train crash ; Look out! Beware of flying mattresses ; How to survive an ice skid -- 3. WTF, I trusted you!. Is your doctor drunk? ; Movers gone wild ; The new stranger danger ; You ruined my prom ; Rossen vs. the bank ; The most dangerous eye shadow ever ; Can you spare a dollar to help the needy children? ; I can read your fortune, trust me -- 4. It's all fun and games...until.... you fall through thin ice ; ...your parasail snaps ; ...your concert tickets are fake ; ...you realize "I'm drunk" ; ...you're buried alive ; ...your carnival game is rigged -- 5. Protecting your kids. Confession: I put my kids in danger ; You're buckling your kids all wrong ; Your little angel is a cheater ; Sleeping through a fire emergency ; Fighting identity thieves who target you and your baby ; Breaking into hot cars ; My school security test should scare the hell out of you ; The safest school in America ; The claw machine hates my son -- 6. Vacation undercover. Are "all-inclusives" really the best deal? ; Stranded in the ocean ; Sky-high SPF: is it really worth it? ; Drowning myths and tips revealed ; Rip-off alert: your jewelry may be fake ; Is the hotel maid really changing your sheets? ; The Great American Germ Cruise -- 7. Everyday life hacks. My embarrassing struggle with weight ; Why you're still gaining weight on "diet" food ; "Sell-by" dates: should you believe them? ; Spotting bedbugs before they attack ; How to trick your stomach on Thanksgiving ; Don't pay that! (a must-read if you love chocolate, coffee, or clothing) ; Used underwear: my most popular investigation...ever -- 8. Bet you didn't know... The pink tax: how women pay more for the same stuff ; How to survive a heart attack ; Shred it or save it? ; How to stop your kitchen from burning down ; Three of my favorite shopping tricks ; Your fake fur isn't really fake -- 9. A shocking conclusion. Getting zapped: hidden danger on your block ; How to walk through fire (I did it) ; The happy ending.
Summary, etc.: A guide to surviving everyday and extreme catastrophes shares essential recommendations for navigating problems ranging from identity theft and gas explosions to emergency medicine and online safety.
Subject: Consumer education.
Home accidents > Prevention.
Home accidents > Prevention.
Crime prevention.
Life skills > Handbooks, manuals, etc.

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