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Hatchet

Hatchet
 

After a plane crash, thirteen-year-old Brian spends fifty-four days in the Canadian wilderness, learning to survive with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divorce.

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ISBN 9780689840920
Published 1 August 2000 by Simon & Schuster
Format Hardback, New title
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Author(s) By Paulsen, Gary
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ISBN-13 9780689840920
ISBN-10 0689840926
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Imprint Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Publication Date 1 August 2000
International Publication Date 1 April 2000
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback, New title
Edition New title
Author(s) By Paulsen, Gary
Category English Literature: Fiction Texts
Adventure / Thriller
Sociology: Family & Relationships
Number of Pages 195
Dimensions Width: 140mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 13mm
Weight 363g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Survival - Fiction., Divorce - Fiction., Canada - Fiction.
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Literature, Arts & Humanities
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Young adult;Primary and secondary/elementary and high school
Dewey Code [Fic]
Catalogue Code 221053

Description of this Book

After a plane crash, thirteen-year-old Brian spends fifty-four days in the wilderness, learning to survive initially with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divorce.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review This is a spellbinding account...a winner. <p> -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

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Author's Bio

Gary Paulsen is one of the most honored writers of contemporary literature for young readers, author of three Newbery Honor titles, Dogsong, Hatchet, and The Winter Room. He has written over 100 books for adults and young readers. He divides his time among Alaska, New Mexico, Minnesota, and the Pacific.

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