Gone Camping (Hardcover)

A Novel in Verse

By Tamera Will Wissinger, Matthew Cordell (Illustrator)

Houghton Mifflin, 9780544638730, 112pp.

Publication Date: March 28, 2017

List Price: 15.99*
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Hiking in the great outdoors, catching fish, watching the stars come out at night--camping is fun. Until it's time to sleep. Then, Lucy wonders, what kinds of creatures lurk in the dark? With only her brother and grandpa as tent-mates, will Lucy be able to face her camping fears?
Filled with a variety of poetic forms--from aubade to haiku--as well as exuberant art and helpful writing tips about rhyme and rhythm, this entertaining companion to the award-winning Gone Fishing is packed with family humor and adventure. So grab a flashlight and get settled in to experience the joy of campfires, s'mores, and storytelling