Robert Munsch is the author of more than 25 books for children including "The Paper Bag Princes" and "Stephanie's Ponytail." He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and studied to be a Jesuit priest before deciding to work with children instead. He taught in a variety of nursery schools and daycare centers while he earned an MA in Early Childhood Education. In 1975, Munsch and his wife, Ann, moved to Guelph, Ontario. The Munschs have three children: Julie, Andrew, and Tyya (see them all in "Something Good!"). Michael Martchenko has illustrated over 30 books for children and has exhibited his work throughout North America. He has won numerous awards for design and illustration. He lives with his wife, Patricia, in Toronto.
All the unwritten rules and advice about enjoying Canada's wild
spaces into one packable volume... Highly entertaining outdoor
An excellent choice for the camping enthusiast... tips and insights for many possible situations.
Clear, explanatory writing and authoritative advice... ecologically conscious camping how-to.
Comprehensive, easy-to-read introduction to camping skills... displays the assurance and economy of a true woodsman, and applies humor as well.
Great resource for campers, from beginners planning a basic campsite experience to the seasoned camper planning a week-long wilderness trek.
I enthusiastically recommend The Happy Camper as a must-have reference for outdoor enthusiasts of all levels.
It's subtitle... is absolutely accurate, and this is a "must" purchase for every Scout troop's and Venturer company's resource library.
Packed with helpful information, personal anecdotes and amusing photographs.
You will find plenty in The Happy Camper to help make your wilderness experience, safer, 'greener' and more enjoyable.