Gone to the Woods by Gary Paulsen audiobook

Gone to the Woods: Surviving a Lost Childhood

By Gary Paulsen

Macmillan Young Listeners 9780374314156

Unabridged

Format : Library CD (In Stock)
  • Available on 01/12/2021

    ISBN: 9781250779755

  • Available on 01/12/2021

    ISBN: 9781250779755

Category: Nonfiction/Biography
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English

Summary

Summary

A middle grade memoir from a living literary legend, giving readers a new perspective on the origins of Gary Paulsen's famed survival stories. His name is synonymous with high-stakes wilderness survival stories. Now, beloved author Gary Paulsen portrays a series of life-altering moments from his turbulent childhood as his own original survival story. If not for his summer escape from a shockingly neglectful Chicago upbringing to a North Woods homestead at age five, there never would have been a Hatchet. Without the encouragement of the librarian who handed him his first book at age thirteen, he may never have become a reader. And without his desperate teenage enlistment in the Army, he would not have discovered his true calling as a storyteller. A moving and enthralling story of grit and growing up, Gone to the Woods is perfect for newcomers to the voice and lifelong fans alike, from the acclaimed author at his rawest and realest. A Macmillan Audio production from Farrar, Straus and Giroux

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Author Bio: Gary Paulsen

Author Bio: Gary Paulsen

Gary Paulsen Gary Paulsen is the distinguished author of many critically acclaimed books for young people, including three Newbery Honor Books: The Winter Room, Hatchet, and Dogsong. He won the Margaret A. Edwards Award given by the ALA for his lifetime achievement in young adult literature. He divides his time between his home in Alaska, his ranch in New Mexico, and his sailboat on the Pacific Ocean

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Available Formats : CD, Library CD
Category: Nonfiction/Biography
Audience: Children (8–12)
Language: English