Carrie's Camping Adventure

byLesley ChoyceIllustratorMark Thurman

May 15, 2001|
Carrie's Camping Adventure by Lesley Choyce
$5.95
Paperback
Earn 30 plum® points
1% of the sale of this book helps children in high-needs communities through the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation
Ships free on orders over $35

Ships within 3-5 weeks

Not available in stores

Prices and offers may vary in store

about

Carrie and her best friend Laura read about the Amazon rainforest--the monkeys, snakes and tarantulas--and decide they need to go to the wilderness themselves.

Carrie''s mom isn''t keen to go camping, but changes her mind when Carrie offers to organize the whole trip herself. Carrie''s brother Ernie reluctantly agrees to go as well, on two conditions: that they take plenty of music and plenty of food.

When they unload the gear at the campsite--tent, rope, sleeping bags, stove, CD player--there''s not a crumb of food to be found. Carrie left it at home. As they struggle to save the trip from sure disaster, Carrie and Laura''s reading proves surprisingly useful.

Carrie''s Camping Adventure is a story that shows how going beyond everyday experience can make young people stronger and more resourceful.
LESLEY CHOYCE is a novelist and poet living at Lawrencetown Beach in Nova Scotia. A former grand champion of the Men''s Open Canadian National Surfing Championships, he surfs on the Atlantic coast year-round, along with running a literary publishing house and teaching English at Dalhousie University. He also has a regular nationally-br...
Loading
Title:Carrie's Camping AdventureFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:64 pages, 7 X 4.25 X 0.25 inShipping dimensions:64 pages, 7 X 4.25 X 0.25 inPublished:May 15, 2001Publisher:Formac Publishing Company LimitedLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0887805345

ISBN - 13:9780887805349

Appropriate for ages: 5

Look for similar items by category: