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The Resource Hatchet : a novel, by Gary Paulsen

Hatchet : a novel, by Gary Paulsen

Label
Hatchet : a novel
Title
Hatchet
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
by Gary Paulsen
Title variation
Cry in the wild
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Member of
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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079988
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paulsen, Gary
Dewey number
Young Adult
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1020
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Brian's saga
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Airplane accidents
  • Wilderness survival
  • Survival (after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.)
  • Children of divorced parents
  • Thirteen-year-old boys
  • Canada
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hatchet : a novel, by Gary Paulsen
Instantiates
Publication
Extent
195 p.
Isbn
9780027701302
Lccn
87006416 /AC
Note
  • Also published by Scholastic in 1987.
  • Also published by Scholastic in 1987.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780027701302
  • (OCoLC)18873941
Label
Hatchet : a novel, by Gary Paulsen
Publication
Extent
195 p.
Isbn
9780027701302
Lccn
87006416 /AC
Note
  • Also published by Scholastic in 1987.
  • Also published by Scholastic in 1987.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780027701302
  • (OCoLC)18873941

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