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Guts : the true stories behind Hatchet and the Brian books —Paulsen, Gary, author.
Book
2002
35 available of 41 items

The author relates incidents in his life and how they inspired parts of his books about the character, Brian Robeson.

Puppies, dogs, and blue northers : reflections on being raised by a pack of sled dogs —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1996
27 available of 30 items

Minnesota author and dog musher Gary Paulsen reflects on the growth of his sled dogs as he and his animals discover the world around them.

Escape from fire mountain. —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
3 available of 3 items

My life in dog years —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1998
9 available of 11 items

The author describes some of the dogs that have had special places in his life, including his first dog, Snowball, in the Phillippines; Dirk, who protected him from bullies; and Cookie, who saved his life.

Hatchet —Paulsen, Gary, author.
Book
2000
332 available of 364 items

After a plane crash, thirteen-year-old Brian spends fifty-four days in the wilderness, learning to survive initially with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divor...

Brian's return —Paulsen, Gary, author.
Book
2012
100 available of 111 items

After having survived alone in the wilderness, Brian finds that he can no longer live in the city but must return to the place where he really belongs.

Brian's hunt —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
2012
74 available of 83 items

Two years after having survived a plane crash into the Canadian wilderness, a sixteen-year-old returns to the wild to befriend a wounded dog and hunt a rogue bear.

Brian's winter —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
2012
176 available of 189 items

Instead of being rescued from a plane crash, as in the author's book Hatchet, this story portrays what would have happened to Brian had he been forced to survive a winter in the wilderness with only his survival pack and...

The river —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1998
89 available of 114 items

Because of his success surviving alone in the wilderness for fifty-four days, fifteen-year-old Brian, profoundly changed by his time in the wild, is asked to undergo a similar experience to help scientists learn more abo...

Woodsong —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1990
17 available of 19 items

For a rugged outdoor man and his family, life in northern Minnesota is a wild experience involving wolves, deer, and the sled dogs that make their way of life possible. Includes an account of the author's first Iditarod...

Nightjohn —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1993
78 available of 100 items

Twelve-year-old Sarny's brutal life as a slave becomes even more dangerous when a newly arrived slave offers to teach her how to read.

The winter room —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1989
31 available of 34 items

A young boy growing up on a northern Minnesota farm describes the scenes around him and recounts his old Norwegian uncle's tales of an almost mythological logging past.

Paintings from the cave : three novellas —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
2011
11 available of 11 items

"In these three novellas, Gary Paulsen explores how children can survive the most difficult circumstances through art and the love of dogs"--Provided by publisher.

Fishbone's song —Paulsen, Gary, author.
Book
2016
16 available of 18 items

"Deep in the woods, in a rustic cabin, lives an old man and the boy he's raised as his own. This sage old man has taught the boy the power of nature and how to live in it, and more importantly, to respect it. In Fishbone...

Grizzly. —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1 available of 2 items

Captive!. —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1995
1 available of 2 items

Harris and me : a summer remembered —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1993
19 available of 21 items

Sent to live with relatives on their farm because of his unhappy home life, an eleven-year-old city boy meets his distant cousin Harris and is given an introduction to a whole new world.

The crossing —Paulsen, Gary.
Book
1987
17 available of 18 items

Thirteen-year-old Manny, a street kid fighting for survival in a Mexican border town, develops a strange friendship with an emotionally disturbed American soldier who decides to help him get across the border.

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