Hatchet Symbolism, Imagery & Allegory
Sometimes, there’s more to Lit than meets the eye.
Gary Paulsen really lays it on thick with this one.Brian's hatchet is so important that Paulsen chose it as the title of the book. Check out the "What's Up with the Title?" section to hear a little...
He doesn't get much screen time, but the wolf that Brian meets in Chapter 13 is a pretty big deal when it comes to symbolism. Let's take a look.While hunting on the edge of the lake, Brian senses s...
When Brian recovers the survival pack from the plane toward the end of the book, one of the things he finds inside it is a ready-to-assemble rifle. You know, the kind that—oh wait, we have no ide...
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