This is really screwed up if you remember that books are made of dead trees.
Life Vests: Another important item that comes in many different forms. It's suggested you get the ones that have pockets and belts built in so you can store more safety items with you.
Protection: Whether you are evacuating or holed up in your house, you might encounter trouble, such as looters, and you will want to protect yourself. Tasers, pepper spray, flare guns... pick your weapon of choice.