The Resource Hatchet, Gary Paulsen

Hatchet, Gary Paulsen

Label
Hatchet
Title
Hatchet
Statement of responsibility
Gary Paulsen
Title variation
Cry in the wild
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Brian is a city boy. Not used to living rough. Until his plane crash-lands in the Canadian wilderness. All he has is a hatchet - and a desperate will to survive. Now Brian must learn to live the hard way - or die." - back cover
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Summary
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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Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1988
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 6-8, 1991.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 1990.
  • Georgia Children's Book Award, 1991.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 1990.
  • Iowa Teen Award, 1990.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 1995.
  • Maud Hart Lovelace Book Award (Minnesota), 1991.
  • Minnesota Book Award for Young Adult Books, 1988.
  • Sequoyah Book Awards (Oklahoma), Young Adult Books, 1990.
  • Soaring Eagle Book Award (Wyoming), 1997.
  • Surrey Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 1990.
  • Virginia Readers' Choice Award for Middle School, 1990.
  • William Allen White Children's Book Award (Kansas), 1990.
  • Young Hoosier Book Award, Middle Books, 1991.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079988
Cataloging source
NRYD
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Paulsen, Gary
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
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True
Series statement
Brian's saga
Series volume
1
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Survival
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
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Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Control code
000028659260
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
153 p.
Isbn
9780330439725
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
System control number
(OCoLC)60418071
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
Publication
Note
Formerly CIP
Control code
000028659260
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
153 p.
Isbn
9780330439725
Isbn Type
(pbk.) :
System control number
(OCoLC)60418071

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