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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
Author
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
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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, 1988.
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079988
Cataloging source
HT#
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Paulsen, Gary
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10-14
  • 1020
Intended audience source
Lexile
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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
1]
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival.
  • Shipwreck survival.
  • Survival at sea.
  • Airplane crash survival.
  • Canada
  • Divorce
  • Wilderness survival
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Prequel to The river
  • "Includes a reader's guide for book groups, teachers, and students"--P. [4] of cover
  • "A Newbery honor book"--Spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19514604
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Revised cover edition
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781416936473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)006765728
  • (OCoLC)425784410
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Prequel to The river
  • "Includes a reader's guide for book groups, teachers, and students"--P. [4] of cover
  • "A Newbery honor book"--Spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19514604
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Revised cover edition
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9781416936473
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)006765728
  • (OCoLC)425784410

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