‘Hatchet’ by Gary Paulsen is a coming-of-age story about a thirteen-year-old old boy who, against all odds tries to survive the harshness of the wilderness, after he crash-lands in it.
‘Hatchet’ is a well-crafted adventure story, and there is nothing as timeless as a well-crafted adventure story.
‘Hatchet’ is an ageless piece of art. Is is a story of hope, perseverance and the determination to survive.
Gary Paulsen carefully built the characters in ‘Hatchet.’ This is evident in how each character is allowed to develop naturally.
‘Hatchet’ is a highly thought-provoking coming-of-age story that explores the themes of hope, nature, and survival.
Gary Paulsen’s ‘Hatchet’ tells the story of Brian Robeson, a thirteen-year-old boy still finding it hard to believe his parents have become estranged, now thrown into another turbulence when he crash-lands in a wilderness.