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The Resource Hatchet, Gary Paulsen ; illustrated by Drew Willis

Hatchet, Gary Paulsen ; illustrated by Drew Willis

Label
Hatchet
Title
Hatchet
Statement of responsibility
Gary Paulsen ; illustrated by Drew Willis
Title variation
Cry in the wild
Creator
Contributor
Author
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 Medal Honor Book, 1988.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079988
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paulsen, Gary
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.P2843
  • PS3566.A834
LC item number
  • Hat 2007
  • H37 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
  • Airplane crash survival
  • Divorce
  • Canada
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen ; illustrated by Drew Willis
Instantiates
Note
Sequel: The river
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
20th Anniversary Edition.
Extent
188 pages
Isbn
9781416925088
Lccn
2007029756
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)166317458
  • (OCoLC)ocn166317458
  • 454709
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen ; illustrated by Drew Willis
Note
Sequel: The river
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
20th Anniversary Edition.
Extent
188 pages
Isbn
9781416925088
Lccn
2007029756
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)166317458
  • (OCoLC)ocn166317458
  • 454709

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