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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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
079988
Cataloging source
HT#
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Intended audience
10-14
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
  • PZ7.P2843
  • PS3566.A834
LC item number
  • Hat 1999
  • H37 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1020
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 12
Reading level
  • 5.7
  • 6.3
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Brian's saga
Series volume
0001
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
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Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published by Atheneum in 1987
  • "Includes a reader's guide for book groups, teachers, and students"--Back cover
  • "A Newbery honor book"--Spine
  • Sequel: The river
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
425784410
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Revised cover edition.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9780756979119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Label
Hatchet, Gary Paulsen
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • First published by Atheneum in 1987
  • "Includes a reader's guide for book groups, teachers, and students"--Back cover
  • "A Newbery honor book"--Spine
  • Sequel: The river
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
425784410
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
Revised cover edition.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9780756979119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n

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