Gary Paulsen
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Gary Paulsen

Gary Paulsen is one of the most honored writers of contemporary literature for young readers. He has written more than one hundred book for adults and young readers, and is the author of three Newberry Honor titles: Dogsong, Hatchet, and The Winter Room. He divides his time among Alaska, New Mexico, Minnesota, and the Pacific.

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    • Hatchet

    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Peter Coyote
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,421
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,673
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,691

    Newbery Award-winner Gary Paulsen's best-known book comes to audio in this breathless, heart-gripping drama about a boy pitted against the wilderness with only a hatchet and a will to live...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Outstanding!

    • By Raquel Aceves-Mittman on 02-14-12

    Regular price: $21.27

    • Brian's Winter

    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Richard Thomas
    • Length: 3 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,006
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 847
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 844

    In Hatchet, 13-year-old Brian Robeson learned to survive alone in the Canadian wilderness, armed only with his hatchet....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful survival tale!

    • By Susan on 07-20-09

    Regular price: $22.60

    • The River

    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Peter Coyote
    • Length: 2 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,012
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 890
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 887

    These words, spoken to Brian Robeson, will change his life. Two years earlier, Brian was stranded alone in the wilderness for 54 days with nothing but a small hatchet....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Terrific!!

    • By RavenKane on 05-29-17

    Regular price: $12.53

    • Brian's Return

    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Peter Coyote
    • Length: 2 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 431
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 374
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 374

    As millions of readers of Hatchet, The River, and Brian's Winter know, Brian Robeson survived alone in the wilderness by finding solutions to extraordinary challenges....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • i only wish this wasn't the end

    • By Lindsay jessee on 07-16-17

    Regular price: $12.53

    • Brian's Hunt

    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Ron McLarty
    • Length: 2 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 386
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 344
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 343

    Millions of readers of Hatchet, The River, Brian’s Winter, and Brian’s Return know that Brian Robeson is at home in the Canadian wilderness....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Yes!

    • By Vos H on 11-30-17

    Regular price: $12.53

    • Woods Runner

    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Danny Campbell
    • Length: 3 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 237
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 197
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 193

    Samuel, 13, spends his days in the forest, hunting for food for his family. He has grown up on the frontier of a British colony, America....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A must read/listen for boys!

    • By Angela on 04-30-15

    Regular price: $21.27

    • Lawn Boy

    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Tom Parks
    • Length: 1 hr and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 159
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 124
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 122

    Gary Paulsen's comic story about a summer job becomes a slapstick lesson in business as one boy turns a mountain of grass into a mountain of cash....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • My students loved it!

    • By Amazon Customer on 06-08-18

    Regular price: $9.09

    • Harris and Me

    • A Summer Remembered
    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Barbara Caruso
    • Length: 3 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 169
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 145
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 143

    “I’m 11-years-old, from the city, and my parents are mean alcoholics. One day the deputy takes me away to live with some distant relatives on their sprawling farm in the country"....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The Miracle Elixir (If laughter is best med)

    • By J. Fullmer on 12-13-14

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Soldier's Heart

    • Being the Story of the Enlistment and Due Service of the Boy Charley Goddard in the First Minnesota Volunteers
    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: George Wendt
    • Length: 1 hr and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 53
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 54

    Gary Paulsen introduces readers to Charley Goddard in his latest novel, Soldier's Heart.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • very good read

    • By charles e spears on 03-04-17
    • Being the Story of the Enlistment and Due Service of the Boy Charley Goddard in the First Minnesota Volunteers
    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: George Wendt
    • Length: 1 hr and 39 mins
    • Release date: 05-25-12
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 64 ratings

    Regular price: $12.53

    • Woodsong

    • By: Gary Paulsen
    • Narrated by: Gary Paulsen
    • Length: 2 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 106
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80

    The award-winning creator of popular survival stories turns his attention to his own real life adventures in Minnesota and Alaska as he prepares for the grueling Iditarod sled dog race....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Why I like this book

    • By Julie on 02-24-17

    Regular price: $14.60

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