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The Resource Hatchet, Gary Paulsen

Hatchet, Gary Paulsen

Label
Hatchet
Title
Hatchet
Statement of responsibility
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 with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divorce
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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
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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.
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079988
Cataloging source
IMF
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Paulsen, Gary
Index
no index present
Intended audience
1020
Intended audience source
Lexile
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1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
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True
Series statement
Brian's saga
Series volume
0001
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  • Survival
  • Divorce
  • Survival
  • Divorce
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
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Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
195 p.
Isbn
9781416936473
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
87006416
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689840920
  • (OCoLC)44519538
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
195 p.
Isbn
9781416936473
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
87006416
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780689840920
  • (OCoLC)44519538

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