Hatchet book cover back. My name is brian robeson and i am 13 years old. Though surviving with only a hatchet would be hard it is always wanting you to know what will happen next. One day he was flying on a plain to see his dad.
Mother had gone back to driving only to speak to him one more time when they were close to hampton. Brian spends 54 days out in the canadian wilderness learning how to survive. He lives in canada and i visit him ever.
It was painstaking work slow work and he stayed with it for over two hours. I want to read more books from gary paulson because i loved this book so much. The next thing you know the plane crashes into a weird shaped looking lake.
70 brians on his way to visit his father in canada when the pilot of the small airplane hes in has a heart attack. Summary read a plot overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter summary and analysis. Hatchet is a book about a 13 year old boy whose parents are divorced.
Hatchet is a 1986 newbery honor winning young adult wilderness survival novel written by american writer gary paulsen. His only two survival tools his mind and a hatchet which was a present from his mother. This is a great book and i would read it again.
A lot of the time books can give great ideas for what to do in real life. Thirteen year old brian robeson is on his way to visit his father when the single engine plane in which he is flying crashes. Back on shore brian activates the transmitter but not knowing how to use it he thinks it is broken and throws it aside.
Hatchet is a newbury honor winning novel by gary paulsen that was first published in 1987. His mother gave him a. William allen white childrens book award 1990.
She reached over the back of the seat and brought up a paper sack. I got something for you for the trip brian took the sack and opened the top. Today my mom is driving me to the airport to go visit my dad.
Hatchet by gary paulsen grades 5 12. Throughout the book we learn all of the different ways how brian learns to adapt to his new and unfamiliar surroundings. Inside there was a hatchet the kind with a steel handle and a rubber handgrip.
Succeeded by beauty this article about a young. It is an easy and fun read. Twice he stopped for a handful of berries and once to go to the lake for a drink.
Hatchet is probably the worst book i have ever read and i have read a lot of books. Free shipping on qualifying offers.