Gone Camping: A Novel In Verse by Tamera Will WissingerGone Camping: A Novel In Verse by Tamera Will Wissinger

Gone Camping: A Novel In Verse

byTamera Will WissingerIllustratorMatthew Cordell

Hardcover | March 28, 2017

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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?
&nbsp&nbsp&nbsp&nbsp&nbsp&nbspFilled 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&nbspthe&nbspaward-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!
Tamera Will Wissinger earned her M.F.A. degree in writing from Hamline University. She is the author of Gone Fishing and This Old Band . www.tamerawillwissinger.com   Newbery winner  Matthew Cordell  has illustrated many books for children, including Wish. He lives with his wife and their children outside of Chicago,...
Title:Gone Camping: A Novel In VerseFormat:HardcoverDimensions:112 pages, 8.5 × 6 × 0.61 inPublished:March 28, 2017Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544638735

ISBN - 13:9780544638730


Editorial Reviews

? this is a strong selection for school libraries."
- Bulletin

"Just right or young chapter-book readers, here's an accomplished, upbeat introduction to camping, poetic forms, and verse novels."
- Booklist

"An uplifting tale showing what fun may be had when one summons the courage to head into the woods and off the grid."
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