Dan versus nature

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Juvenile fiction, Practical jokes, Teenage boys, Stepfamilies, Ca
Other titlesDan vs nature
StatementDon Calame
The Physical Object
Pagination375 pages
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27206918M
ISBN 100763670715
ISBN 139780763670719
LC Control Number2015954529
OCLC/WorldCa914290115

Dan vs Nature is a hilarious novel with plenty of raunchy humour that kept me laughing out loud. It's rare to find a novel that actually catches me off guard and makes me laugh in delight, but Dan vs Nature, as the cover promises, is an "outrageously funny and wickedly raunchy romp in the woods"/5(11).

Dan Versus Nature is a relentlessly funny, mostly scatological adventure sprinkled with viscous bear attacks, a lightning storm, a snake near-miss, a poison ivy rash, a particularly private wasp attack, a plane explosion, two broken noses, and many, many intentional ouchies/5.

Calame’s Dan vs. Nature is sophomoric humor at its best. Tear-inducing guffaws abound on nearly every page. Both Dan and Charlie’s characters are Brand: Candlewick Press.

DAN VERSUS NATURE by Don Calame ‧ RELEASE DATE: April 1, Dan and his stepfather-to-be go on a hike in the woods to bond. Dan has endured a revolving door of maternal boyfriends ever since his father left, counting on his mother's poor Author: Don Calame.

About Dan Versus Nature From screenwriter Don Calame comes another outrageously funny and raunchy tale of teen boys whose plans go awry — this time, on a survivalist camping trip. Shy and scrawny Dan Weekes spends his time creating graphic novels inspired by his dream girl and looking out for his mom as she dates every man in the state of California.

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Nature. by Don Calame. Shy and scrawny Dan Weekes spends his time creating graphic novels inspired by his dream girl and looking out for his mom as she dates every man in the state of California. Then his mom drops a bomb: she and her latest beau, Hank, are engaged, and she’s sending her “two favorite men” on a survivalist camping.

Dan vs. Nature is about this kid named Dan who is about to get a step dad. When the book opens up, he is currently getting the crap kicked out of him by the wrestling team. His friend Charlie has riled them up. So, then Dan goes home after to school and his mom is so excited about introducing Dan versus nature book to her new boyfriend, Hank.4/5.

Dan Vs. Nature. Blog Review Links. School Library Journal; Booklist; Publishers Weekly; Share with Friends. Shy and scrawny Dan Weekes spends his time creating graphic novels inspired by his dream girl and looking out for his mom as she dates every man in the state of California.

Then his mom drops a bomb: she and her latest beau, Hank, are. Dan versus nature book Dan versus nature, Don Calame. Toronto Public Library. About the Book: Dan Vs. Nature by Don Calame From screenwriter Don Calame comes another outrageously funny and raunchy tale of teen boy. Be prepared for lots of in-the-stacks snickering.

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The best novels have the simplest of concepts, and Dan vs. Nature certainly fits the mold. Sixteen-year-old Dan Weekes has seven days while on a survivalist camping trip to scare off macho man Hank from marrying his mom.

Dan Versus Nature Don Calame. Candlewick, $ (p) ISBN Calame (Call the Shots) utilizes every juvenile humor trick in the book (body odor, flatulence, awkward sex jokes. January 1, Dan Versus Nature is a relentlessly funny, mostly scatological adventure sprinkled with viscous bear attacks, a lightning storm, a snake near-miss, a poison ivy rash, a particularly private wasp attack, a plane explosion, two broken /5(30).

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Be prepared for lots of in-the-stacks snickering. —Booklist Calame’s Dan vs. Nature is sophomoric humor at its best. Tear-inducing guffaws abound on nearly every page.

Both Dan and Charlie’s characters are beautifully fleshed out and perfectly complementary. Calame’s writing makes the reader a trio in their shenanigans by page five Readers /5(8).

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If goofy and somewhat gross is what tickles your funny bone, Dan vs. Nature will provide guffaws from beginning to end. The coming-of-age theme is part of the book and makes the ending fairly predictable, but the emphasis is on outrageous behaviour and the humour which results from it.

Recommended. Books by Don Calame. Dan Versus Nature. by Don Calame - Humor, Youth Fiction. Shy and scrawny Dan Weekes spends his time creating graphic novels inspired by his dream girl and looking out for his mom as she dates every man in the state of California.

Then his mom drops a bomb: she and her latest beau, Hank, are engaged, and she’s sending her. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Dan vs Nature is a hilarious novel with plenty of raunchy humour that kept me laughing out loud.

It’s rare to find a novel that actually catches me off guard and makes me laugh in delight, but Dan vs Nature, as the cover promises, is an “outrageously funny and wickedly raunchy romp in /5.

Dan vs. Nature is pretty much everything you'd expect from Don Calame, the author who penned Swim the Fly and its two sequels: Gross humor, crude language, seriously awkward moments, and plenty teen boy shenanigans. But it's also a coming-of-age story in which all the characters emerge better, more mature people for the torment they endured.

There's even a bit of romance, albeit not the .Dan vs Nature has a few comedic areas, however the book would continuously go on about one moment for what feels like 10 pages.

Eventually, after reading the same situation over and over again the book would just become so boring that it was very hard to continue reading, but you wanted to continue just so you can see when the story finally gets to the point and moves on.