When you need important life information, it is essential to know who the go-to might be. How to read a book? Ask Nancy Pearl. How do you make a grand entrance? Ask former Miss Universe Natalie Glebova, while Jennifer Worick will coach you on how to lean in for a kiss. Illustrated with cartoons and leavened with dry humor, here too are expert opinions on how to tie a bow tie, make a cup of tea, light a campfire, open a bottle of champagne, hold a baby, contain your sneeze, smoke a cigar, dance the tango, and greet royalty.