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Hatchet Gary Paulsen.

By: Paulsen, Gary.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Bradbury Press, c1987Description: 195 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0027701301 :.Subject(s): Survival -- Fiction | Divorce -- FictionDDC classification: [Fic] 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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"A Newbery honor book"--Cover.

Sequel: The river.

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.

Comment by Makul
12/03/2010

This book is about a boy named Brian and he is flying to his father in Canada. His parents are divorced, so Brian can only visit each parent a month. When he is flying to see his father, his pilot has a heart attack and dies. Brian tries to fly the plane, but ends up crashing into a lake in the Canadian wilderness. Now he must survive own his until someone rescues.

Patron comment on 12/03/2010

Hatchet is about a boy named Brian Robeson, whose parents are divorced. He is on his way to visit his dad in Canada, when the pilot gets a heart attack and dies. Then the plane crashes in Canada. It is a very good book and you should read it if you like books about surviving in the wilderness.

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