Bookworm Nook: {Camping}

Camping Books 3 - Girls of a Feather

Camping season is underway. Usually, the activities I bring for possible “down time” are far, far too many. In the end, the kids just run around the woods, collecting sticks and bugs and finding secret hide-out spots. And the adults cut wood, organize wet boxes of graham crackers and half-eaten bags of marshmallows, and attempt to keep tents somewhat clump-free.

But every once in a while, as the day winds down, there is a moment to read. Sometimes we read to the kids out loud around the campfire or in the warm glow of the tent. The wind blows or we hear a stick snap in the woods behind us, and the stories become just a little more vivid than usual. Or maybe you have a moment alone in the camp site to sit in the sun and put a few chapters of your own book under your belt.

In the case that you have one of those moments, here are some camping book ideas, both for littles and bigs.

Happy camping, happy reading!

Camping Books - Litte House - Girls of a Feather

The Little House Collection by Laura Ingalls Wilder

Camping Books - Hatchet - Girls of a Feather

Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

Camping Books - My Side of the Mountain - Girls of a Feather

My Side of the Mountain by Jean Craighead George

Camping Books - Wild - Girls of a Feather

Wild by Cheryl Strayed

Camping Books - Into the Wild - Girls of a Feather

Into the Wild by Jon Krakauer

Camping Books - Walden - Girls of a Feather

Walden by Henry David Thoreau

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