Hatchet

Report by Eve Vanderneck

Overview

Brian is a thirteen-year-old boy, whose parents are divorced. He is being flown up to visit his father in the wilderness one summer when the plane crashes. The story is of his struggle for survival in the forest, where he encounters many obstacles, such as mosquitoes, hunger, and many predators.

Is this book part of a series?

Yes, actually, Gary Paulsen continues the story with four more novels.

AUTHOR: GARY PAULSEN