In this volume of Maker Comics, First Second's DIY graphic novel series, you'll find step-by-step instructions for seven projects that will help you survive in the wild!
Sophia and Alonso have been packed off to their grandpa’s for a fishing trip, and they’re dreading spending a whole day in the woods without any cell service. But Grandpa opens their eyes to the wonders of the outdoors, and its dangers—from tick bites to hypothermia. And when a sprained ankle delays their return to civilization, the kids have to learn not only how to perform forest-friendly first aid, but how to safely spend the night in the woods when you don’t have a tent!
Prepare yourself before you set off on your next adventure! Whether you’re hiking in the wilderness or camping in your own backyard, Survive in the Outdoors! will equip you with the know-how you need. In this book, you'll find step-by-step instructions on how to build a campfire, catch and clean a fish, make a shelter, and more!
About the Author
Mike Lawrence grew up camping, hunting, and fishing in the Sierra Nevada mountains. In high school he moved to Oregon where he went camping, hunting, and fishing in the Wallowa Mountains. He now lives in Portland, OR and goes camping and fishing in the Cascade mountain range with his wife and two sons. Mike is the creator of the Star Scout series for First Second and was the illustrator of Muddy Max: The Mystery of Marsh Creek.