Thirteen-year-old Brian Robeson is on his way to visit his
father when the single-engine plane in which he is flying crashes. Suddenly,
Brian finds himself alone in the Canadian wilderness with nothing but a
tattered Windbreaker and the hatchet his mother gave him as a present—and the
dreadful secret that has been tearing him apart since his parent's divorce. But
now Brian has no time for anger, self-pity, or despair—it will take all his
know-how and determination, and more courage than he knew he possessed, to
For twenty years Gary Paulsen’s award-winning contemporary
classic has been the survival story with which all others are compared. This
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