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Carle, Eric

Summary: It's time for you to spread your wings and fly. The world can seem like a scary place. But you are ready.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Mayer, Mercer

Summary: Little Critter celebrates fall by going to the Fall Festival, experiences a big storm, takes a trip to the firehouse, builds a snowman and feeds him snowball soup, searches for a missing triceratops bone at the museum, and helps a neighbor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC MEY

Schneiderman, Abby

Summary: "A step-by-step program for getting your life in order, so you're prepared for the unexpected. The odds of getting hit by a bus are 495,000 to 1. But the odds that you're going to die some day? Exactly. Even the most disorganized among us can take control of our on- and off-line details so our loved ones won't have to scramble later. The experts at Everplans, a leading company in digital life...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.9 SCH

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.9 SCH

Harrison, Kathy

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: The next severe storm, power outage, or financial meltdown could hit at any time. Having a household contingency plan and being part of a strong, resilient community could mean the difference between life and death. This friendly and highly accessible guide introduces the most important, practical steps your whole family can take to ensure survival in short- or long-term emergencies. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Publishing 2018

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Koppel, Ted

Summary: In this tour de force of investigative reporting, Ted Koppel reveals that a major cyberattack on America's power grid is not only possible but likely, that it would be devastating, and that the United States is shockingly unprepared.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 363 KOP

Summary: Living through a disaster is not a question of if, it's a question of when. This lecture offers a practical guide for protecting the individual, their family, and their community. Taught by Professor Stephen Owen of Radford University, these fourteen fast-paced lectures will arm viewers with information for planning ahead so they can prepare for the effects of a disaster or catastrophe.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.34 OWE

Ripley, Amanda.

Summary: Nine out of ten Americans live in places at significant risk of earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, terrorism, or other disasters. Tomorrow, some of us will have to make split-second choices to save ourselves and our families. How will we react? What will it feel like? Will we be heroes or victims? Will our upbringing, our gender, our personality--anything we've ever learned, thought, or...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Three Rivers Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.935 RIP

Cobb, Jim.

Summary: PREPARE. SURVIVE. THRIVE. Is your survival plan complete from A to Z? Are you truly 100 percent prepared? Because if you overlook one vital area, fail to stock one critical supply, or underestimate one potential danger, your whole plan could come crashing down.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ulysses Press 2013

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Pogue, David

Summary: "A practical and comprehensive guide to surviving the greatest disaster of our time, from New York Times bestselling self-help author and beloved CBS Sunday Morning science and technology correspondent David Pogue"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.738 POG

Tripp, Valerie

Summary: The Wellie Wishers go camping, but when they arrive at the campsite, they discover they are missing some key items.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED TRI

Koppel, Ted

Summary: Imagine a blackout lasting not days, but weeks or months. Tens of millions of people over several states are affected. For those without access to a generator, there is no running water, no sewage, no refrigeration or light. Food and medical supplies are dwindling. Devices we rely on have gone dark. Banks no longer function, looting is widespread, and law and order are being tested as never...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363 KOP

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.11 KOP

Medearis, Angela Shelf

Summary: While going on a picnic together, Herbert Hippo teases Tess Tiger about all of the things she has brought along, until he learns just how important they can be.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE MED

Sheridan, Sam.

Summary: A former Marine describes his efforts to prepare himself for extreme disaster scenarios, from learning emergency medicine and wilderness survival skills to navigating clogged evacuation routes and mastering a variety of defensive weapons.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Penguin Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SHERIDAN, SAM SHE

George, Melissa

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: When your home is ready for the many surprises life can bring, your whole family can enjoy everyday moments and stay at their best. Whether there’s a power outage, the Wi-Fi goes out, or you are asked to quarantine, The Prepared Home is designed to help you plan and reach preparedness goals without letting them take over your space and your life. It’s your full-color guide to a stylish home...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Castle Point Books 2021

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Loosli, Linda

Summary: "Parents care about keeping their families safe, hydrated, fed, and healthy on a daily basis; yet, every year families face unforeseen situations that threaten those necessities. It could be a natural disaster like a hurricane or blizzard, or a man-made emergency situation like a power outage or food shortage. Is your family prepared? In 'Prepare Your Family for Survival,' readers learn the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Montano, Samantha

Summary: "In Disasterology, Dr. Montano, a disaster researcher, brings readers with her on an eye-opening journey through some of our worst disasters, helping readers make sense of what really happened from a emergency management perspective. She explains why we aren't doing enough to prevent or prepare for disasters, the critical role of media, and how our approach to recovery was not designed to serve...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Park Row Books 2021

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Ripley, Amanda.

Summary: Nine out of ten Americans live in places at significant risk of earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, terrorism, or other disasters. Tomorrow, some of us will have to make split-second choices to save ourselves and our families. How will we react? What will it feel like? Will we be heroes or victims? Will our upbringing, our gender, our personality--anything we've ever learned, thought, or...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.935 RIP

Akkermans, Anthonio

Summary: "The ultimate guide to building protection from the elements for beginners and experienced outdoor enthusiasts alike,"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ulysses Press 2015

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Boy Scouts of America

Summary: An overview of emergency preparedness, including home, automobile, outdoor, and weather-related emergency actions, disasters, saving lives, community and national emergency services, and how to get involved in emergency service projects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Boy Scouts of America 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 369.43 EME

Summary: Explains what to do in a medical emergency, offering the latest information and instruction in CPR, the treatment of sports injuries, what to do and expect in an emergency room, and when to call for help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Reference 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.02 AME

Mars, Brigitte

Summary: "This quick-reference guide teaches you basic first aid for common conditions, plus the most effective herbal and homeopathic treatments, some wilderness preparedness guidelines, and how to detrmine when to seek professional medical help." -- Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Storey Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 MAR

Summary: Strategies for the Interviewee helps viewers determine what types of jobs or careers they are most qualified for and what to expect during the interview. Strategies for the Interviewee goes further than just discussing typical "tell me about yourself" types of questions by preparing viewers for any style of interview. Emphasis is placed on the necessity of becoming familiar with new...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Atkinson, Kate.

Summary: Presents a tale involving the unexpected intersection of three lives, including a woman whose life had been shattered thirty years earlier, an ex-detective on a crowded train, and a teenage girl who is called upon to test her preparedness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. Large Print 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M ATK

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