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The Resource Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen ; [illustrations by Drew Willis]

Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen ; [illustrations by Drew Willis]

Label
Hatchet
Title
Hatchet
Statement of responsibility
by Gary Paulsen ; [illustrations by Drew Willis]
Title variation
Cry in the wild
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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. Includes an introduction and sidebar commentary by the author
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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
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
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.
Awards note
Newbery Honor Book, 1988.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079988
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paulsen, Gary
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.P2843
LC item number
Hat 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Willis, Drew
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Brian's saga
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Divorce
  • Canada
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen ; [illustrations by Drew Willis]
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0742/2007029756-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "20th Anniversary Edition."
  • Sequel: The river
Control code
ocn166317458
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
188 p.
Isbn
9781416925088
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007029756
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)166317458
Label
Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen ; [illustrations by Drew Willis]
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0742/2007029756-d.html
Publication
Note
  • "20th Anniversary Edition."
  • Sequel: The river
Control code
ocn166317458
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
188 p.
Isbn
9781416925088
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007029756
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)166317458

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