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What to Do If a Bird Flies in the House

And 72 Other Things You Ought to Know By Now

Elizabeth Nix and Elizabeth Hurchalla

St. Martin's Griffin

What to Do If a Bird Flies in the House is a girls' guide to solving life's most vexing problems

Everything You Thought You'd Know By Now (But Don't)

Don't be daunted by the daily dilemmas modern life throws at you! It may seem as though every able-bodied person you know can change a tire, eat a lobster and give a massage, but--believe it or not--it's not uncommon to reach adulthood with glaring holes in one’s skill set. This sleek little book is the perfect manual to plug those holes, giving you everything you need on a subject in two or three efficient pages. Why not learn to:

--help someone who’s fainted?
--prevent jetlag?
--look great in photos?
--avoid getting a speeding ticket?
--choose the right wine?
--find a bra that fits?
--parallel park?
--plus 66 other essential skills

All the information you need for a quick fix to a more fabulous life is right in these pages.

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  What to Do If a Bird Flies in the House
1HOW TO GET A STUCK RING OFFRings on your fingers, bells on your toes … . Although bells on your toes may cause you more problems in the long run (you’re a real killjoy at surprise parties, aren’t you?), that ring on your finger can be tricky too. Oh, it’s swell when it’s on—it’s just when you try to take it off that things can get sticky. Here’s how to get a ring unstuck: 1. Don’t try to force the ring off, since this may just make your finger swell more. Instead, raise your hand to eye lev
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR

  • Elizabeth Nix and Elizabeth Hurchalla

  • Elizabeth Hurchalla is the author of Getting Over Him: Cosmo’s Complete Breakup Survival Handbook and a co-editor of Tagbook: The Book Of Questions And Answers.

    Elizabeth Nix has written for a variety of publications, including Cosmopolitan and Mademoiselle. Together, Hurchalla and Nix are the authors of Why Don’t You....701 Ways To Jump-Start Your Life.
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What to Do If a Bird Flies in the House

And 72 Other Things You Ought to Know By Now

Elizabeth Nix and Elizabeth Hurchalla

  • e-Book

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