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Gone to the woods : surviving a lost childhood  Cover Image Book Book

Gone to the woods : surviving a lost childhood

Paulsen, Gary (author.). Kendel, Anna, (illustrator.). Kendel, Varvara, (illustrator.).


Summary: Born into the middle of World War II, Gary Paulsen's turbulent childhood provided plenty of subject matter for his bestselling novels, and the librarians in his life gave him the inspiration and support to explore the world through books. As a soldier himself, his storytelling technique developed, and for the first time he shares his own.

Item details

  • ISBN: 0374314152
  • ISBN: 9780374314156
  • Physical Description: 357 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2021.

Contents / Notes

Formatted Contents Note: The farm -- The river -- The ship -- Thirteen -- Soldier.
Subject: Paulsen, Gary Childhood and youth Juvenile literature
Authors, American 20th century Biography Juvenile literature
Paulsen, Gary Biography
Authors, American 20th century Biography
Paulsen, Gary
Wilderness survival
Paulsen, Gary
Authors, American
Genre: Juvenile works.

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