Synopses & Reviews
Dear Former Campers:
Do you recall your glory days at summer camp as some of the best months of your life? Was your camp experience
When you think about camp, what are your best memories?
- singing "If I Had a Hammer" around the campfire
- winning color war two years in a row
- getting to third base with your camp crush
Open Camp Camp
and head back to the one place on earth where appropriated Native American terminology, competitive sports, social hierarchy, and libido-soaked nights lived in wholesome harmony. Here is your trip down memory lane, a trip so beautifully illustrated and fully remembered that you can almost smell the pine of the cabins when you open the pages.
Camp Camp is a love letter to camp, a chance to relive every Champion sweatshirt-wearing, accidental-bed-wetting, sky-hook-wedgie-receiving, tie-dye-making golden moment via hundreds of photographs and stories straight from the source, including tall tales from AJ Jacobs, Rachel Sklar, Paul Feig, David Wain, Jamie Denbo, and Rodney Rothman.
Do you miss...
- camp friendships
- camp freedom
- camp fun?
If so, then Camp Camp
is your one-way ticket back to this magical world in which Fantasy Island
met Lord of the Flies
"[A] hilarious, touching study of awkward adolescence." LA Times
About the Author
Roger Bennett is a member of the Academy of the Recent Past. www.academyoftherecentpast.com
Jules Shell collects old family business logos and the stories that go with them at www.projectbrandnew.com.
Roger and Jules are the co-creators of Bar Mitzvah Disco.