Next to picnics and fireworks, nothing else says summertime fun as much as the family camping trip. From what to pack, where to go, and what to do when you get there, S is for S'mores: A Camping Alphabet takes readers on an A-Z trail exploring this outdoor pastime.
Author Helen Foster James is a veteran camper, having been camping over a hundred times including the Grand Canyon, the Sierra Mountain passes, and the Colorado River.
Illustrator Lita Judge first went camping as a baby with her parents in the backcountry of Alaska. She spent a quarter of the nights of her young childhood sleeping under the stars. The illustrations for this book were inspired by her own experiences camping in many of the locations depicted.