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Celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the Newbery Honor–winning survival novel Hatchet with a pocket-sized edition perfect for travelers to take along on their own adventures. This special anniversary edition includes a new introduction and commentary by author Gary Paulsen, pen-and-ink illustratio

Author Gary Paulsen

Pages 192

Publisher Simon and Schuster

Published Date 2009-08-25

ISBN 1442403322 9781442403321

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nicky shared a tip "A great short read"

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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "One of my favorite books as a kid!"

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positivewriter shared a tip "Read this for school and actually enjoyed it"

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logan.g shared a tip "A great realistic (mostly) survival story. Great from beginning to end."

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gabriellas._.world shared a tip "Had to read it in class was actually pretty good! The writer also mad Brian’s Winter, Brian’s Hunt, and I think 2 more books"

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D.I.O shared a tip "Genuinely one of the most interesting books I’ve ever read"

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seren_ shared a tip "will forever be the book that brings nostalgic memories to me . I read this book in 4th & loved it ever since ."

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carisa_haber shared a tip "I feel like a some point everyone has read this. It’s just wonderful."

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ryan_harshbarger shared a tip "Exciting story of a boy named Brian and his time spent stranded in the Canadian wilderness."

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tehn0nbi0dn0 shared a tip "I red this for a assignment in 5th grade! It was so good pls read!"

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eva_ramsay shared a tip "One of my favourite books, raw and truthful story, definitely recommend"

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lazyleon shared a tip "It was good the last time I read it. I need to reread it though now that I know it has a sequel."

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salty_bonsai shared a tip "Read for school and actually enjoyed it"

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clara_freeman shared a tip "Gosh, I read it so long ago. But I remember that it got me super interested in survival training."

aidan_5044 shared a tip "I just began reading “The Hitch-Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy” by Douglas Adams."

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bella_ratnest shared a tip "Great book!!!!!!!"

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sammig_777 shared a tip "Totally worth it in my opinion"

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sammig_777 shared a tip "I enjoyed it- everyone had there preferences so I’d say try it!"

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lauren_mosley_2454 shared a tip "Of course! It’s a classic!"

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jamanjiy shared a tip "Lots and lots of action"

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sea_cup shared a tip "Yes"

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rachael_huddleston shared a tip "I read this in middle school and LOVED it! :)"

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butterberry shared a tip "I don’t think this is considered a classic idk. When I first read this I fell in love I just love the details!"

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art_dimension shared a tip "story live was very unique and interesting and the pace was just right until the end when it went a bit fast for my taste."

victoria_8557 shared a tip "Haven't read it yet. Just have been saving & liking all the suggestions I get so far lol!"

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kiley_southall shared a tip "3.75/5"

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cali_mckay shared a tip "I think this one is my favorite in the series, and then Brian's Return my next favorite. There are five books all together"

laya_reed shared a tip "It was very well written and the plottwists were immaculate"

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sam_riv shared a tip "I love this book it was really entertaining and kept me intrested"

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itz_nani shared a tip "this book scarred me as a child. i didn’t thinks books could talk about stuff like that so it was a huge shock."

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renee-lee_edwards shared a tip "It's a great book!"

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big_ern shared a tip "Read it in the 4th grade and I can still remember every little detail!"

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lil-farrah shared a tip "9/10"

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talia_pearl shared a tip "Definetly, although its been while since I have read it, I enjoyed it. There are even a few sequels."

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__itsstar_ shared a tip "Best book ever"

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athena_skaggs shared a tip "This is good for maybe people ages 9-14 in my opinion, but it depends. I'm sure most ages would love this"

niloofar_piri shared a tip "My son loved this book!"

dasha_bondarenko shared a tip "Yes and this book is one of my favorites"

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nerdy_strawberries shared a tip "I love this book 📕#action_and_adventure"

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adly_gaines shared a tip "It gives a semi realistic view into basic survival instinct while also being child friendly"

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Bee.Reads shared a tip "@dionne_parris I've only read this book from this author but I would 100% recommend"

shasha6 shared a tip "Classic"

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carla_psalms23 shared a tip "You can see everything in your mind as you read and you can't put it down!"

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melissa_duncan_5969 shared a tip "I enjoyed this book because it is a great book"

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karyme_lol shared a tip "Yes, it would probably be Suzanne's Diary for Nicholas."

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skyelagreen_eyes shared a tip "It's a great book."

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texaspoontappa shared a tip "@chelseawrightreads Read this book in 6th grade along with the giver and the outsjders. a couple of my favorites."

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Michell_Sentovi shared a tip "The way the author made me feel as if I was the one lost in the woods alongside the main character was wonderful."

merilee_antonino shared a tip "Amazing book."

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noah_schneider shared a tip "All time favorite book snd author. I can see what he writes. I see things that happen. It feels so real."

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chase_morhart shared a tip "just an amazing read"

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sadie_m_5609 shared a tip "Read in 6th grade and loved it. Just bought it so I could read it again"

evan_craig_8380 shared a tip "It was adventurous "

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robbadahut shared a tip "Picking a favorite is tough. "The Johnstown Flood" is definitely up there as a favorite."

ali_ungethum shared a tip "Very interesting the way he had to survive through everything and keeps you wanting to read."

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xx__joey__xx shared a tip "Read this for 5th grade, loved the twists"

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itzel_pastor shared a tip "It was a book of survival and great descriptions."

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echo_baca shared a tip "Lonesome Dove is one or my favorites, and a book I read back in mid school called Some Kind of Happiness"

jenna_carpenter_5838 shared a tip "Umm, how many times have I reread this again? Lol. I'd really recommend this to anyone, age regardless."

awesome_user_98659 shared a tip "Read this for school in like 5th grade and I still like that book"

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adrianna_wilson shared a tip "lovveeedd this book. i read it in 5th grade and bought the whole series shortly after"

colleen_neathery shared a tip "In the middle of Into The Wild, probably the closest one to The Hatchet that I’ve read recently, would recommend!"

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joseph_fomby shared a tip "Don't really know trying to find a good western book it's been awhile seen I've read one."

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lucas_reads shared a tip "I had this read to me when I was a kid, i fell in love with the plot, i loved it"

emma_tang shared a tip "4/5 ⭐️ loved this book growing up"

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