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The River

Gary Paulsen

The government sends Brian back to the Canadian wilderness in this beloved follow-up to the award-winning classic Hatchet from three-time Newbery Honor-winning author Gary Paulsen! Two years after Brian Robeson survived fifty-four days alone in the Canadian wilderness, the government wants him to head back so they can learn what he did to stay alive. This time Derek Holtzer, a government psychologist, will accompany him. But a freak storm leaves Derek unconscious. Brian's only hope is to transport Derek a hundred miles down the river to a trading post. He's survived with only a hatchet before--now can Brian build a raft and navigate an unknown river? For the first time it's not only Brian's survival that's at stake. . . An IRA-CBC Children's Choice A Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year "Vividly written, a book that will, as intended, please the readers who hoped that Paulsen, like Brian, would 'do it again.'" -Kirkus Reviews Read all the Hatchet Adventures! Brian's Winter The River Brian's Return Brian's Hunt

The government sends Brian back to the Canadian wilderness in this beloved follow-up to the award-winning classic Hatchet from three-time Newbery Honor-winning author Gary Paulsen! Two years after Brian Robeson survived fifty-four days alone in the Canadian wilderness, the government wants him to head back so they can learn what he did to stay alive. This time Derek Holtzer, a government psychologist, will accompany him. But a freak storm leaves Derek unconscious. Brian's only hope is to transport Derek a hundred miles down the river to a trading post. He's survived with only a hatchet before--now can Brian build a raft and navigate an unknown river? For the first time it's not only Brian's survival that's at stake. . . An IRA-CBC Children's Choice A Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year "Vividly written, a book that will, as intended, please the readers who hoped that Paulsen, like Brian, would 'do it again.'" -Kirkus Reviews Read all the Hatchet Adventures! Brian's Winter The River Brian's Return Brian's Hunt
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The government sends Brian back to the Canadian wilderness in this beloved follow-up to the award-winning classic Hatchet from three-time Newbery Honor-winning author Gary Paulsen! Two years after Brian Robeson survived fifty-four days alone in the Canadian wilderness, the government wants him to head back so they can learn what he did to stay alive. This time Derek Holtzer, a government psychologist, will accompany him. But a freak storm leaves Derek unconscious. Brian's only hope is to transport Derek a hundred miles down the river to a trading post. He's survived with only a hatchet before--now can Brian build a raft and navigate an unknown river? For the first time it's not only Brian's survival that's at stake. . . An IRA-CBC Children's Choice A Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year "Vividly written, a book that will, as intended, please the readers who hoped that Paulsen, like Brian, would 'do it again.'" -Kirkus Reviews Read all the Hatchet Adventures! Brian's Winter The River Brian's Return Brian's Hunt

Language:

English

Narrators:

Peter Coyote

Length:

2h 32m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:08


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:58


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

07:37


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:15


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:10


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:49


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:08


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:27


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

06:06


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

08:16


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

09:41


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

04:14


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

04:22


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

06:54


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:57


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

06:01


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

05:23


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

10:00


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

06:17


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

06:26


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

01:37


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

06:43


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:13


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

01:38


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:09


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

04:00


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

03:25


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

03:37


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

02:30


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

01:12