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Hatchet (1987) [Novel]
by Gary Paulsen Rating: Weighted - 7.4 / Average - 7.4 of 10 (16 votes) (Rate!)
Reviews: 3 (show them) Review!

Series: Brian Robeson

Summary (From the publisher):

Thoughts of his parents' divorce fill Brian Robeson's head as he flies in a single-engine plane to visit his father in the Canadian wilderness. When the pilot suffers a massive heart attack and dies, Brian must somehow land the plane by himself and then, left with only the clothes he is wearing and a hatchet he received from his mother as a parting gift, Brian must put thoughts of his past behind him and try to figure out how he can stay alive...

Original title: Hatchet
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionChildren & Young AdultAdventureWilderness Survival

Edition #1: Hatchet

Hatchet (1987)
Edition Details:

Language: English

  • "A heart-stopping story... something beyond adventure, a book that plunges readers into the cleft of the protagonist's experience." Publishers Weekly
  • "A riveting account... the pacing never falters." Booklist
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Manifested in:

Hatchet (1989)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: New York
Publisher: Puffin Books
ISBN: 9780140343717
Dimensions: 4.5 x 7.5 x 0.5
Pages: 208

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