Fish Heads and Fire Ants Childrens Book by George Cook C1973

$24.00 USD

Free shipping within the United States!

Item number: WfUwQ1wqAUE 658

Childrens Book "Fish Heads and Fire Ants" by George S. Cook, illustrated by H. B. Vestal, copyright 1973.

Ex library with mylar cover, some stamps, smudges, smears.

Paired together on a three-day survival camping trip, Harvey and Rocky are about as different from each other as possible. Harvey is slight, tidy, a worrier. Though younger, Rocky is bigger, messy, and carefree. They get off to a predictably bad start when Harvey tries to get Rocky to pick up his dirty clothes. "Im camping with my mother!" Rocky explodes. "Im camping with my mother!"

But gradually, the task of camping in the woods on their own begins to absorb them. Before they are fully aware of what has happened, each is helping the other when conditions demand cooperation, and in the process, each boy discovers qualities about the other that he can accept and admire.

Richly illustrated with details of camping and woodlore, this is a down-to-earth, funny book about two boys who learned that getting along with one another was not so great a problem as coping with the adversities of nature.


Similar book

  1. Illustrated Book Animal Life and Lore by Osmond P Breland 1963 #u3KAMQRibqY
    Illustrated Book, Animal Life and Lore, by Osmond P Breland 1963 #u3KAMQRibqY 2
  2. Antique Illustrated Book of Beyond the Mississippi by Albert D Richardson C 1867 #nsk8M6JwxlE
    Antique Illustrated Book of Beyond the Mississippi by Albert D Richardson, c 1867 #nsk8M6JwxlE 14
  3. Illustrated Vintage Indian How Book by Arthur C Parker C 1927 #1QPuVh3lLQI
    Illustrated Vintage Indian How Book by Arthur C Parker, c 1927 #1QPuVh3lLQI 15
  4. Life and Adventure in Japan Antique Illustrated Book by E Warren Clark C 1878 #FG6qz9RZrRM
    Life and Adventure in Japan Antique Illustrated Book by E Warren Clark c 1878 #FG6qz9RZrRM 20
  5. Antique Illustrated Book Child Life a Collection of Poems by John Greenleaf Whittier C1871 #KtSYMwgcvOA
    Antique Illustrated Book Child Life a Collection of Poems by John Greenleaf Whittier, c1871 #KtSYMwgcvOA 22
  6. Vintage Illustrated Book the Metropolitan Opera Guide by the Modern Library C1939 #WcdbfLXHxeA
    Vintage Illustrated Book The Metropolitan Opera Guide by The Modern Library, c1939 #WcdbfLXHxeA 28
  7. Vintage Illustrated Book Chemistry General Medical and Pharmaceutical by John Attfield C1894 #hpcxEfCScAA
    Vintage Illustrated Book Chemistry General Medical and Pharmaceutical by John Attfield, c1894 #hpcxEfCScAA 29
  8. Antique Illustrated Book the Crest of the Continent by Ernest Ingersoll C1885 #NaLKpOaOCCQ
    Antique Illustrated Book The Crest of the Continent by Ernest Ingersoll c1885 #NaLKpOaOCCQ 33
  9. Retro Book Education by Uncles by Abigail Adams Homans 1966 #exyp7l7Po18
    Retro Book Education by Uncles by Abigail Adams Homans 1966 #exyp7l7Po18 34
  10. Glimpses of Medical Europe Antique Book by R L Thompson Md C1908 #RrS3TbR0VmU
    Glimpses of Medical Europe Antique Book by R L Thompson MD, c1908 #RrS3TbR0VmU 35
  11. Antique Illustrated Book the Household Guide or Domestic Cyclopedia C1900 #7vzXZ6NnELs
    Antique Illustrated Book The Household Guide or Domestic Cyclopedia c1900 #7vzXZ6NnELs 37
  12. Antique Farming Book How to Do Things by the Farm Journal C1919 #Km1sup9dfNE
    Antique Farming Book How to Do Things by The Farm Journal, c1919 #Km1sup9dfNE 38
  13. Antique Book the Story of the Stars New Descriptive Astronomy or Steeles New Astronomy C 1884 #qYtfxGOSzoo
    Antique Book The Story of the Stars New Descriptive Astronomy or Steeles New Astronomy, C 1884 #qYtfxGOSzoo 39
  14. Vintage Text Book of Paleontology by Karl a Von Zittel Edited by Charles R Eastman C1913 #xcyEgpHfrC4
    Vintage Text Book of Paleontology By Karl A Von Zittel Edited by Charles R Eastman c1913 #xcyEgpHfrC4 40