A message from David Borgenight, CEO and Owner of Quirk Books and co-author of the best-selling Worst-Case Scenario series:

"Now that it’s summer, our thoughts turn to survival…oh wait, we’ve been worried about that for months. Well then, our thoughts turn to hopes of a simple summer with simple pleasures—road trips, beach days, blockbuster movies (at home or outdoors, of course). So as things heat up, kids finish school, and you begin to venture out safely (and social distantly) into the world, here’s our brief summer survival handbook (with a little help from those blockbusters when it comes to inspiration). And here’s a little WCS trivia: blockbusters and action movies were at least partly what inspired the original edition of our book!"

We're celebrating Summer Survival Week with some worst-case scenarios, so study up—they just might come in handy if you're lost in the jungle or find yourself in a swarm of killer bees.


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