Girls Garage: How to Use Any Tool, Tackle Any Project, and Build the World You Want to See
Girls Garage is the only book you'll ever need for a lifetime ofbuilding and repair. Packed with over 175 illustrated tool guides,11 how-to projects, 21 essential skills, and 15 inspiring storiesfrom real-world builder girls and women, Girls Garage will inspireyou to fill up your toolbox and get building!With a background in architecture and construction, EmilyPilloton started the nonprofit Girls Garage to give girls the toolsto build the world they want to see. Since 2013, girls ages 9-18have come to Girls Garage’s workshop eager to use power tools andbuild real-world projects for their community. The Girls Garagebook puts that same power into girls' hands around the world,inviting them to join a thriving, diverse, and fierce movement offearless builder girls.Not sure which screws to buy? Need to fix a running toilet? WithGirls Garage, you'll have the expertise to tackle these problemswith your own hands. Or maybe you want to get creative and buildsomething totally new. A birdhouse? A bookshelf? Girls Garage hasyou covered. Girls Garage will be both a trusted household resourceand a wellspring of inspiration and encouragement in the vein ofWomen in Science and Headstrong: 52 Women Who Changed Science andthe World.