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- eBook Title: Hatchet
- Author’s Name: Gary Paulsen
- Kindle Price: $5.85 as of 9/11/2013
- Kids Corner @ Kindle Nation Daily Student Reviewer: Micah D.
- Student Reviewer’s Grade: 5th Grade
This book is about a boy whose Mother and Father get divorced by a mean dark secret. The boys name is Brian Robeson. Brian was on his way to the Canadian oilfields to spend the summer with his Father. His Mother gave him a hatchet hence the name Hatchet. When he was on his way to the oilfields his pilot had a heart attack. He crashed in a small oasis in the middle of a pine forest. Soon after, he made a hut out of wooden logs. He figured out of to make a fire and survived out there for a while. When he got a survival pack out of the plane he was rescued.
This book was very entertaining with the way he has to survive. Gary Paulsen had the right mind to make this book. I would definitely recommend it to a reader looking for survival books.
This book is slightly educational because it tells a little bit about the forest.