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Author Gravelle, Karen.

Title The Driving book : everything new drivers need to know but don't know to ask / Karen Gravelle ; illustrations by Helen Flook.

Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2015.
Imprint New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2015.
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  629.283 GRA    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  629.283 GRA    AVAILABLE
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Description 176 pages ; 22 cm.
Note Includes index.
This reissue of The Driving Book will help teen drivers navigate through tricky new territory on the road and at home.
Contents Things you need to keep in your car: the bare essentials -- Taking care of your car -- Before you pull out of the driveway -- Hitting the road: some all-purpose tips -- Getting gas -- Driving in bad weather -- Expressways, freeways, thruways, and beltways -- Cruising down country roads -- Big city lights -- When it's not your car -- Driving with children or pets -- Dealing with your parents -- Pressures, pressures, pressures: maintaining your cool with friends -- When you are a passenger -- Road rage -- Alcohol, illegal drugs, and sedating medications -- Getting a ticket -- Breakdowns -- Accidents -- Helping others.
Summary Even after taking Driver's Ed and passing that dreaded road test, there are so many things new drivers need to learn about the practical aspects of driving that will only come from experience. Handing over the keys is a traumatic rite of passage for parents, and they will sleep better knowing that "The Driving Book" is in their teens' glove compartments. Covering virtually every scenario a new driver may face, from changing a tire to negotiating privileges with parents to handling a car in bad weather, Karen Gravelle helps teen drivers navigate through tricky new territory-on the road and at home.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR UG 6.9 5.0 88714.
Subject Automobile driving.
Automobile driver education.
Traffic safety -- Study and teaching.
Automobile driving -- Anecdotes.
Genre Young adult literature.
Added Title Everything new drivers need to know but don't know to ask
ISBN 9780802738035
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