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6.10 The Games BookTHE GAMES BOOK
By Huw Davies
(2009)

Smokey Bear obviously spends a lot of time outdoors in a camping-like environment. And there is a lot to do while on camping trips; however, sometimes you just want to play a game with the campers next door or do something a little different than hiking—and this book is perfect for that! Smokey can learn all sorts of games (including some that can be played or sung around a campfire). This book would definitely be helpful in getting long-term campers to enjoy their trips just a touch more. 

 

6.10 Scary Stories to Tell in the DarkSCARY STORIES TO TELL IN THE DARK
By Alvin Schwartz
(1981)

Inevitably whenever someone goes camping for long periods of time—and Smokey Bear is the king of camping—they end up having at least one night where they tell scary stories around a camp fire. This is the classic scary stories book that Smokey should add to his camping supply list. Even though they are classics—I’m sure there are at least a few of Smokey’s camping friends that haven’t had their socks scared off by some of these classic tales. 

 

6.10 National Parks of AmericaTHE NATIONAL PARKS OF AMERICA
By Michael Brett
(2001)

Smokey Bear loves being outdoors—and what better book to have than one that tells of some of the best places to spend time outdoors (our National Parks!). This book would go over all of the fun places that are set aside to enjoy—from the Appalachians in the East to the Grand Canyon in the West. This book would help Smokey plan which places he would enjoy visiting next. 

 

6.10 Wildlife of the WorldWILDLIFE OF THE WORLD 
By Jamie Ambrose
(2015)

With Smokey spending so much time outdoors, he is sure to run into a plethora of wildlife. Here is a book that talks about all kinds of animals that can be found in the wild. This book will help Smokey learn what to expect from these fascinating creatures that he might encounter. 

 

6.10 50 Burning Questions50 BURNING QUESTIONS: A SIZZLING HISTORY OF FIRE
By Tanya Lloyd Kyi
(2010)

The most important thing to Smokey Bear is that he wants to prevent forest fires and the destruction that they cause. And after a couple of years full of horrid fires, who can blame him? Here is a book that will help Smokey learn more about fires to hopefully help arm him with knowledge to help to prevent them in the future.

 

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