Hatchet

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By Gary Paulsen
Publisher Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Hatchet
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This awardwinning contemporary classic is the survival story with which all others are comparedand a pageturning, heartstopping adventure, recipient of the Newbery Honor.Thirteenyearold Brian Robeson is on his way to visit his father when the singleengine plane in which he is flying crashes. Suddenly, Brian finds himself alone in the Canadian wilderness with nothing but a tattered Windbreaker and the hatchet his mother gave him as a presentand the dreadful secret that has been tearing him apart since his parents divorce. But now Brian has no time for anger, self pity, or despairit will take all his knowhow and determination, and more courage than he knew he possessed, to survive.

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42836 words42,836 words
192 pages192 pages
Lexile 1020LLexile 1020L
Grade 4 to 10Grade 4 to 10
Age 9-15Age 9-15
Published 2006Published 2006

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Book ISBN:

1416936475

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