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Getting Ready to Drive

A How-to Guide

Series: Life—A How-to Guide

By Eva Apelqvist

GETTING READY TO DRIVE: A HOW-TO GUIDE examines the particulars of being safe on the road. Includes taking your written and practical driving tests, getting your license, learning the rules of the road, and understanding the dangers of cell phones and the importance of seatbelts. Author Eva Apelqvist also explains what to do when one is pulled over, the environmental impact of driving, and the monetary discussions teens need to have with their parents before they're given the keys to the car.

Library Bound Book978-0-7660-3443-3$35.93$26.95

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"The tone is upbeat without being overly enthusiastic, and the advice is sound . . .a particularly high interest topic, well developed here with a good balance of practical tips and warnings worded so as not to sound hysterical."

Southern Maine Library District, March 13, 2013

"A teen will be enlightened and understand more about driving after reading this book . . . Teachers and parents would benefit from having this book in their possession to assist teen drivers."

Children's Literature

"This series of high interest titles features an attractive layout, solid information, and plenty of appeal . . . All titles in the series should see wide circulation in the middle and high school library."

Library Media Connection, August/September 2012

". . . a concise yet thorough overview of the considerations made when preparing to drive."

The Horn Book Guide, Spring 2012

"What a fun book. The book explains everything a teen needs to know before getting behind the wheel."

Book Buzz, January 2012

"The author does an excellent job of pulling together the many important considerations that need to be taken into account when teens want to become drivers . . . this title would be a welcome addition to any middle school, high school or public library collection."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, January 2012

". . . contains valuable information for learning how to drive and all that encompasses."

Association of Region XI School Libraries

". . . a very practical how to guide for teens about driving . . . a good resource to have in a high school library because there are not a lot of books on this topic."

Southwest Ohio and Neighboring Libraries, December 8, 2011

"The bright, cheerful design . . . helps make it seem as if life skills are something to look forward to rather than suffer through. The tone is upbeat without being overly enthusiastic, and the advice offered is generally very sound."

Booklist, January 1 & 15, 2012

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