Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen, is a gripping adventure and an unforgettable story of survival and determination, and challenges readers to imagine their strengths.
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These fantastically narrated audiobooks bring stories to life, and have the ability to educate in a way that just feels like fun.
This month, the award-winning classic Hatchet, by Gary Paulsen, is The Children’s Book Review’s best selling young adult book.
Best Selling Young Adult Books for December, 2013.
On the first day of summer vacation when I was twelve years old, I got on my bicycle, rode three miles down the street through a tunnel of new leaves, emerged into lemon-colored sunshine in the middle of town, racked my bike, opened the front door of the library to release its peppery aroma into the juicy green afternoon, and saw a book with a fantastic cover awaiting me on the nearest wooden table: M.C. Higgins The Great.
Here’s the scoop on the most popular destinations on The Children’s Book Review site, the most coveted new releases and bestsellers.
Gary Paulsen never ceases to amaze. He’s done it all—from when he ran away at age 14 to join a carnival to winning awards for his writing.
What better season is there to cuddle-up under a blanket next to a crackling fire, with a good book? The following books are perfect for this peaceful-but-sometimes-blustery time of year.