Ellie McDoodle (Paperback)

Have Pen, Will Travel

By Ruth McNally Barshaw, Ruth McNally Barshaw (Illustrator)

Bloomsbury USA Childrens, 9781599907154, 192pp.

Publication Date: May 24, 2011

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (5/1/2007)
Paperback (5/27/2008)

List Price: 7.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Ellie captures all the excruciating and funny details of a dreaded camping trip in her secret journal. Complete with games, songs, weird facts, and more, Ellie's sketch diary soon reveals she's actually having fun! Perfect for sleep-away campers, vacationers, and any kid looking for a great summer read.

"Reminiscent of Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid... Humorous and realistic." --SLJ on Ellie McDoodle New Kid in School

About the Author

RUTH MCNALLY BARSHAW has worked in advertising, and illustrated cartoons for newspapers. Ellie McDoodle: Have Pen,Will Travel was her first children's book. She lives in Michigan with her family.