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Back and chipmunks that come to steal food while the family sits by the campfireBut this year is different This year the boy is going into first grade an. I don t think that I uite understand what this book is supposed to be but the illustrations are cool Doctors, Ambassadors, Secretaries uite Engendering Song understand what this book is supposed to be but the illustrations are cool

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Camp Tiger

Every year a boy and his family go camping at Mountain PondUsually they see things like an eagle fishing for his dinner a salamander with red spots on its. Wild and wondrous Camp Tiger reads like Calvin and Hobbes adapted to a literary picture book about growing up A boy and his family go on their annual camping trip This year brings new surprises lots of firsts for the boy who is coming of age and a mysterious camp visitor a tiger Glorious illustrations of the tiger and some lovely writing as well The kind of books that makes you want to run wild after dark and growl at the moon The tiger pushes his paws through the sparkling black water instead of using a paddle I steer which I was never good at except now I steer really well I see the stars shining deep in the water and our canoe gliding high in the sky Note uote taken from an Advanced Copy

Susan Choi Ì 6 review

D his mother is encouraging him to do things on his own just like his older brother And the most different thing of all this year a tiger comes to the woo. Some of the illustrations are truly spectacular but I could have used clarity for the story itself I think the tiger is meant to be imaginary but the way the young boy s parents behave isn t always consistent with that Even though the illustrations would be great for a read aloud I m not sure I would feel comfortable sharing it with a class because of the above ambiguity and some seeming contradictions eg tigers in general like water but this tiger is described as afraid of the water and then there is an illustration of the tiger eagerly diving into the lake with no text to explain the change Einsteins Generation used clarity for the story itself I think the tiger is meant to be imaginary but the way the young boy s parents behave isn t always consistent with that Even though the illustrations would be great for a read aloud I m not sure I would feel comfortable sharing it with a class because of the above ambiguity and some seeming contradictions eg tigers in general like water but this tiger is described as afraid of the water and then there is an illustration of the tiger eagerly diving into the lake with no text to explain the change


10 thoughts on “Camp Tiger

  1. says:

    Wild and wondrous Camp Tiger reads like Calvin and Hobbes adapted to a literary picture book about growing up A boy and his family go on their annual camping trip This year brings new surprises lots of firsts for the boy who is coming of age and a mysterious camp visitor a tiger Glorious illustrations of the tiger and some lovely

  2. says:

    I'm not sure if I even fully get this book But I kind of love itA little boy goes camping with his family dad mom and older brother As they prepare to set up camp a tiger walks out of the woods As if that's not unusual enough the tiger starts to talk He asks the family if they have an extra tent because all he has is a cav

  3. says:

    A boy is on a late summer camping trip with his family befriends a tiger It's up to the reader to decode if the tiger is real or not There's something special about this story that leaves the reader uestioning what's real and what's not I loved it

  4. says:

    Another recommendation from MsB thanksLast days of summer every year the boy and his family take one last trip to camp at Mountain Pond This year the boy and his family are brought face to face with a Tiger rather unusual in many ways no other campers in the park no park rangers and tigers are not native to North AmericaThe tiger seems to be

  5. says:

    I don’t want to understand it I loved it To fully understand it would take away some of the glamour of this ch

  6. says:

    I don't think that I uite understand what this book is supposed to be but the illustrations are cool

  7. says:

    A boy and his family go camping just before school starts The boy is starting to grow up and be pushed to do things independently but he is reluctant to change On the camping trip a tiger appears and the boy and the tiger do things together that the boy has not attempted in the past A beautifully illustrated book with lots of dep

  8. says:

    Some of the illustrations are truly spectacular but I could have used clarity for the story itself I think the tiger is meant to be imaginary but the way the young boy's parents behave isn't always consistent with that Even though the illustrations would be great for a read aloud I'm not sure I would feel comfortable sharing it wit

  9. says:

    The writer is a novelist and it shows This is so unnecessarily wordy that I just started skipping bits while reading it out loud A boy and his family go camping A talking tiger shows up But the book isn't written in a playful way I

  10. says:

    This book is very pretty But I can't decide if the metaphor works or not But it is very pretty

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