Synopses & Reviews
A perfect gift for high school graduates! Here's the ultimate can-do, unabashedly basic (and hip!) guide to living on your own. Check your oil? No problem. Unclog the drain? You bet! File your taxes on the Web? No sweat! It's all right here, spelled out simply with patience, humor, and "girlness." The Hip Girl's Handbook's easy-to-follow instructions and amusing anecdotes will get you through all sorts of challenges with style and flair -- from firing up the grill and changing a tire, to finding insurance and managing your checking account, this book shows young women they can easily manage life. It is the essential, practical guide for living safely and securely on one's own, and it's the perfect resource for the Hip Girl headed out on her own.
From firing up the barbecue grill and changing flats to unclogging drains and managing credit, this book shows young women they can easily manage life on their own. Illustrations throughout.
The ultimate can-do, unabashedly basic (and hip!) guide for women living on their own.
About the Author
Jennifer Musselman is a life therapist, communications strategist, and an adjunct professor at the University of Southern California and Pepperdine University. She is the author of Own It! The Ups and Downs of Homebuying for Women Who Go It Alone. Patty DeGregori is the coauthor, with Jennifer Musselman, of The Hip Girl's Handbook for the Working Girl.