When her beloved aunt dies, SHANNON BURKE is left with a cryptic letter, a hand-drawn map, and an old Toyota camper. Then she loses her job, her boyfriend, and any hope that her life will play out like she planned.
Her aunt's notes lead homebody Shannon deep into New York's Adirondack wilderness where she scales mountains, discovers hidden waterfalls, digs for buried treasure, and most importantly, gets lost. In the end, she discovers the life-changing secret behind her aunt's final gift and learns that a person’s path through life is never clearly marked.
CAMPER GIRL is a Young Adult novel published by Fitzroy Books, a subsidiary of Regal House Publishing.
"A tender and poignant coming-of-age novel."
~ Jennifer Caloyeras, author of Strays
"Good guidance for all of us in these uncertain times."
~ Michelle Caffrey, author of Bring Jade Home
"Should be included in every school library. Reminds young adults that they can take the road less traveled."
~ Eric Hoffer Book Awards
"Riveting...brilliantly portrays the insecurities faced by teenagers while growing up."
~ Readers' Favorite Reviews
GOLD MEDAL, YA ~ Eric Hoffer Book Awards
GRAND PRIZE SHORT-LIST ~ Eric Hoffer Book Awards
BRONZE, YA ~ Florida Book Awards
BRONZE, REGIONAL FICTION ~ IPPY Awards
BRONZE, YA ~ Moonbeam Children's Book Awards
FINALIST, FICTION ~ CNY Book Awards
FINALIST, YA ~ Next Generation Indie Book Awards
FINALIST, YA ~ American Fiction Awards