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Hatchet

Hatchet

There was a wild crashing sound, a ripping of metal, and the plane blew through the trees, out over the water and down, down to slam into the lake . . . Brian is a city boy. Not used to living rough. Until his plane crash-lands in the Canadian wilderness. All he has is a hatch... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781509838790
Barcode 9781509838790
Published 28 March 2017 by Pan Macmillan
Format Paperback, New Edition
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Author(s) By Paulsen, Gary
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ISBN-13 9781509838790
ISBN-10 1509838791
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 7-15 working days
Publisher Pan Macmillan
Imprint Macmillan Children's Books
Publication Date 28 March 2017
International Publication Date 23 March 2017
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, New Edition
Edition New Edition
Author(s) By Paulsen, Gary
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 130mm
Height: 197mm
Spine: 10mm
Weight 120g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 813.54
Catalogue Code 724546

Description of this Book

There was a wild crashing sound, a ripping of metal, and the plane blew through the trees, out over the water and down, down to slam into the lake ...Brian is a city boy. Not used to living rough. Until his plane crash-lands in the Canadian wilderness. All he has is a hatchet - and a desperate will to survive. Now Brian must learn to live the hard way - or die.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Heart-stopping...somewhere beyond adventure. Publishers Weekly
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Gary Paulsen has received great acclaim and many awards for his novels written for young people. Hatchet, and its sequel, The Return, are among his best-known works. He has sailed the Pacific and competed in the gruelling 1,049 mile Iditarod dog-sled race across Alaska. He lives with his family in New Mexico, USA.

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