Wuzzie Comes to Camp

by Nancy Raven

Paiute Indian woman Wuzzie George teaches some survival arts of her people to campers in Western Nevada. From their harsh desert environment comes pine nut soup, egg baskets, and a tule boat that floats! Beautiful color illustrations. Wuzzie Comes to Camp is recommended for 3rd and 4th graders in Native American studies.

Wuzzie Comes to Camp, by Nancy Raven

Wuzzie Comes to Camp
58 pages
8½″ × 8½″
Quality trade paperback (softcover)
ISBN 1-4251-7010-2
$18.27 (plus shipping and handling)
(plus any applicable tax, shipping, and handling)

Available at:

  • Sundance Books, Reno

About the author

Educator, musician, artist, and camp director Nancy Raven discovered a young camper’s journal and is inspired to tell more of his story about an amazing Paiute Indian woman, Wuzzie George, while maintaining the “voice” of the nine-year-old camper. Nancy is a second generation Californian, living in Carson Valley (Nevada).