This started out being a entertainment for a road trip and turned into a highlight of our weekend away. My mind kept going back to the movie "Castaway..Show More »" with Tom Hanks. The way such a young boy finds strength in himself, against all odds, is absolutely inspiring.
As I listened to "Hatchet" I thought that Brian just barely survived then I listened to "Brian's Winter," and I couldn't believe all the great lessons..Show More » in dealing with nature in winter as well as life's problems and our own attitudes. This series gives many life lessons that I'll keep with me always. I loved the story and the narration and heartedly recommend this wonderful audio book.
I just marathoned through my favorite children's series. I never thought that I could be able to finish it so quickly. the music did a really good job..Show More » of setting the tone, and the narrators were very easy to listen to. I'm going to start on Guts next.