Mitchell really doesn't want to go camping with the other kids at the Zigzag Afternoon Center. Sleeping in the woods with creepy crawly things, coyotes, and bears? Yikes But his best friend Habib is going, and it's Mitchell's birthday that weekend. He's just got to find a way to be brave, and scare the bears away
This week the kids at the Zigzag AfternoonCenter are being creative, and trying new things. But that's not so easy for Destiny. All of her ideas turn into disasters until she finds out what a good poet she is.
About the Author
PATRICIA REILLY GIFF is the author of many beloved books for children, including the Kids of the Polk Street School books. Her novels for older readers include the Newbery Honor Books "Lily's Crossing" and "Pictures of Hollis Woods," and "Willow Run," a companion to "Lily's Crossing." Her most recent books are the novels "Storyteller "and "Wild Girl," and the first three Zigzag titles, "Number One Kid, Big Whopper, " and "Flying Feet."