The backyard campout is tonight. Jada and Jamal Perkins have never slept in a tent before. Neither have their best friends, Carlita Garcia and Josh Cornell. Camping is going to be so much fun. Or is it? It’s really dark in the backyard. And what’s that noise? It’s coming from the bushes.
Crunch! Crunch! Crunch!
Scrunch! Scrunch! Scrunch!
Will an unexpected visitor ruin the Bradford Street Buddies campout under the stars? Grab a flashlight and find out in this neighborhood adventure.
About the Author
Jerdine Nolen is the author of numerous picture books including Raising Dragons, Thunder Rose, Plantzilla, Irene's Wish, and HarveyPotter's Balloon Farm, which was made into a TV-movie by Disney. She lives in Ellicott City, Maryland. Visit her website at www.jerdinenolen.com.Michelle Henninger lives with her family in Arvada, Colorado. She is the illustrator of the Bradford Street Buddies easy reader series.