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Love and Pollywogs from Camp Calamity

4.05  ·  Rating Details ·  39 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
Camp Wickitawa, here we come!
Mary Hershey's third book about fourth grader Effie Maloney is a hilarious Texas adventure, complete with a camp ghost, swim lessons, rescued armadillos, campfires, and cowgirl stew.

Effie has been waiting forEVER for St. Dom's special fourth-grade camp. Could there be anything more thrilling than an entire week with her two best friends? But wh
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ebook, 192 pages
Published June 8th 2010 by Wendy Lamb Books (first published June 3rd 2010)
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Caryn Caldwell
May 26, 2011 Caryn Caldwell rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: middle-grade
In this third book about fourth-grader Effie, she can't wait to go to camp so she can learn to swim, hang out with her two best friends, and win the Outstanding Camper of the Week medal. Unfortunately, it all goes awry when she finds out her big sister is going to camp, too, to work in the kitchen. Then, the moment Effie arrives a strong bout of homesickness swamps her. And things just get more tangled - and enjoyable - from there.

Effie is a great character – funny and sweet and very honest – a
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Cassie
Nov 07, 2011 Cassie rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: 1-star-books
A girl goes away on a class trip for a week. It will be the first time she is away from home and her mother is going on a business trip the same week. Her sister has know where to go, so she has to be part of the staff at camp. Her mom gave her sister orders to not talk to her sister at all and to treat her like another child. Effie, gets home sick and wants her sister to talk to her but she is obeying moms orders. Not such a great book, passes the time is you have nothing else better to do. Lik ...more
StorySnoops
Jan 24, 2011 StorySnoops rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This third book in the series is an engaging and easy read that both enthusiastic and reluctant girl readers will enjoy. Effie is a funny narrator with a very relatable tween voice. She is dismayed when... (click for full review http://www.storysnoops.com/detail.php...)
Bob
Dec 09, 2014 Bob rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: ya-lit
Further reading from the two-person book club consisting of 4th grade grand daughter and me. Even though I cannot say this book would have been at the the top of my TBR list (or in the stack at all, for that matter), it was a fun book.
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