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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville YAF Pau (Text) 32604000029612 DCTPLD YA Fiction Checked out 11/23/2018
Knightstown PL - Knightstown J Pau (Text) 36334000007004 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Orleans Town and Twp PL - Orleans YA PAU (Text) 36870000006621 YA Available -
Poseyville Carnegie PL - Poseyville YA Paul (Text) 70651000028950 YA Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette J FIC Pau (Text) 31951004312515 Children's Room - Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 059098182X (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 195 pages ; 17 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic, [1987,]

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General Note:
"A Newbery honor book"--Cover.
Reprint: Originally published: New York : Viking Penguin, c1987.
"First Scholastic printing, October 1999"--Verso t.p.
"This edition is only available for distribution through the school market."--P.[4] of cover.
Sequel: The river.
Summary, etc.:
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' divorce.
Subject: Survival > Fiction.
Divorce > Fiction.

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