The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Apocalypse

Publication Date:

October 2023



Original language and publisher

English | Quirk Books

Territories Handled

France, Netherlands, Scandinavia

Territories Sold

Norway (Måken Forlag)
Spanish (Spain) (Oberon/Anaya)
Thailand (WeLearn)
Sweden (Tukan)
Netherlands (Pluim)



Number of copies sold:


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The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Apocalypse


[The Worst-Case Scenario Survival Handbook: Apocalypse] might make you actually look forward to the end of the world. —Esquire

It’s the apocalypse—now what? Prepare for the end of civilization with the help of the world’s best-selling survival guide series and learn how to pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and start all over again.

The doomsday clock is seconds from midnight. Extinction-level dangers draw closer with every tick. But fear not! Here is an indispensable guide to preparing for and surviving the ultimate in worst-case scenarios, with humor to lighten the load. You can’t panic if you’re laughing.

Dozens of survival experts provide illustrated, step-by-step instructions on:

  • How to Pack a Go Bag in Thirty Minutes
  • How to Make Your Bunker Feel Like Home
  • How to Survive an Alien Invasion
  • How to Defeat a Robot Uprising
  • How to Survive the Next Pandemic
  • How to Fend Off a Hostile Clan
  • How to Eat Insects and Rodents
  • How to Rebuild a Utopian Society

You’ve gotten this far. Don’t let zombies take you out.

Marketing Information

  • Game rights sold to Moose Toys and Games
  • #19 in Survival & Emergency Preparedness, #46 in Self-Help & Psychology Humor
  • The original WORST-CASE SCENARIO SURVIVAL HANDBOOK, and the rest of the series that sold more than TEN MILLION COPIES and has been translated into more than two dozen languages! The last new book came out in 2019 and has sold 120,000 copies NET to date.

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