Gary Paulsen Questions and Answers

Gary Paulsen

There is no available material which suggests that author Gary Paulsen currently does or does not have pets, but we do know he used to have many dogs. Paulsen wrote a book about the experiences and...

Latest answer posted July 4, 2016 8:33 pm UTC

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Gary Paulsen

Of the many lessons Brian learns in the wilderness, the drive for survival and the focus on living is probably the most important lesson that Brian gains. When Brian first winds up in the...

Latest answer posted December 6, 2009 6:12 am UTC

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Gary Paulsen

Gary Paulsen is best known for his 1987 Newberry Honor-winning novel Hatchet. Woods Runner, young adult historical fiction published in 2010, continues Paulsen’s trademark subject matter—themes of...

Latest answer posted April 29, 2016 5:13 pm UTC

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Gary Paulsen

In Gary Paulsen's book Dogsong, the character Russell is the center of the story along with the lead sled dog. Having seen a Gary Paulsen presentation in person where he talked of his lonely...

Latest answer posted August 18, 2015 12:14 pm UTC

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Gary Paulsen

In an interview with The New York Times, Paulsen was asked about the semiautobiographical nature of his books. At the time of the interview, he had just published the novel "The Legend of Bass...

Latest answer posted September 18, 2008 7:21 am UTC

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Gary Paulsen

The Winter Room is an unusual novel that lacks the literary element of plot although there is a conflict in the last of three sections. The characters are a mother and father and their two sons in...

Latest answer posted January 23, 2010 9:17 am UTC

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Gary Paulsen

I believe that Gary Paulsen is a well-remembered author because he wrote the book Hatchet and its sequels. That book is almost universally loved by younger students. In that book, Paulsen was able...

Latest answer posted April 11, 2018 8:43 pm UTC

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Gary Paulsen

The process by which you learn the details of what an author has written over his or her lifetime is known as bibliographic research. You do this by visiting the websites of certain libraries. When...

Latest answer posted October 9, 2011 9:05 am UTC

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