Campingly Yours: A Heartwarming Journey of a Lifetime at Summer Camp

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Five Star Publications, Jan 1, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 351 pages
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Seamlessly woven with wisdom and wit, Thomas C. Adler's heartfelt memoir blends forty-five years of summer camp with a lifetime of love. A tribute to family, friendship and the coming of age, Campingly Yours reflects on childhood in a bygone era—adventure, tradition and the timeless bond between idyllic parents and a devoted son. From camper and counselor to owner and director, Adler's nostalgic personal journey is seasoned with humor and insight, courage and character. Engaging from beginning to end, Adler masterfully captures the essence of summer camp at Chippewa Ranch…with the North Star as his constant guide.

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An excellent view into the magical world of Campin

User Review  - franklinallan - Borders

Ah camp. Tom's book captures it perfectly. Hard to imagine a more honest, touching and insightful book about summer camp and how great it can be. Having fun, making fast friends, and building a ... Read full review

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"Flash, you're lost in life now. Your hair is a mess, your clothes are straggly, and you're not excited about school... My perspective, Flash, is that you'd make a great camp director. You're too ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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Prologue
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My Brother is Sent Away
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Copyright

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