Introvert’s Guide To The Good Life: Why You Should Build Literally Anything

Nerdette talks with Emily Pilloton, author of ‘Girls Garage,’ about being your own repairman and putting power tools in the hands of girls.

Girls Garage, a new novel by Emily Pilloton
Book cover art courtesy of the publisher
Girls Garage, a new novel by Emily Pilloton
Book cover art courtesy of the publisher

Introvert’s Guide To The Good Life: Why You Should Build Literally Anything

Nerdette talks with Emily Pilloton, author of ‘Girls Garage,’ about being your own repairman and putting power tools in the hands of girls.

“The Introvert’s Guide to the Good Life” is Nerdette’s way of helping you enrich and entertain your perhaps-more-than-usual indoors-based life.

This week we talk with Emily Pilloton, author of Girls Garage: How to Use Any Tool, Tackle Any Project, and Build the World You Want to See, about representation, being your own repair person and why she thinks it’s important to put power tools in the hands of young girls.