Gone Camping: A Novel in Verse

Tamera Will Wissinger (Author) Matthew Cordell (Illustrator)
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Description

A "playful, delightfully illustrated verse narrative" (Kirkus) about two siblings who take on the great outdoors with their young-at-heart grandfather. Exuberantly illustrated by Caldecott Medal winner Matthew Cordell and filled with a variety of poetic forms, this camping romp is packed with family humor and adventure.

Product Details

Price
$7.99  $7.35
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Publish Date
March 26, 2019
Pages
112
Dimensions
5.9 X 0.5 X 8.4 inches | 0.3 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781328596345

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About the Author

Tamera Will Wissinger writes poetry and stories for children. She is the author of Gone Fishing: A Novel in Verse and This Old Band. www.tamerawillwissinger.com

Matthew Cordell has illustrated many picture and chapter books for children including Wolf in the Snow, which won the Caldecott Medal. He lives outside of Chicago, Illinois. www.matthewcordell.com.

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."
--Kirkus