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Woods runner by Gary Paulsen

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Published by Wendy Lamb Books in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Kidnapping -- Fiction,
  • Frontier and pioneer life -- Pennsylvania -- Fiction,
  • Soldiers -- Fiction,
  • Espionage -- Fiction,
  • Indians of North America -- Pennsylvania -- Fiction,
  • Pennsylvania -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Fiction

Book details:

About the Edition

From his 1876 Pennsylvania homestead, thirteen-year-old Samuel, who is a highly-skilled woodsman, sets out toward New York City to rescue his parents from the band of British soldiers and Indians who kidnapped them after slaughtering most of their community. Includes historical notes.

Edition Notes

StatementGary Paulsen.
GenreFiction
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ7.P2843 Woo 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23667961M
ISBN 109780385738842, 9780385907514, 9780375859083, 9780375896347
LC Control Number2009027397

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  The book Woods Runner is one of the best books I have ever read! The intense parts involving combat kept me interested in the book. Reading is one of my least favorite things to do but this book was hard to put down/5. Woods Runner is a good tale of a 13 year old boy growing up on the western Pennsylvania Read full review. LibraryThing Review User Review - Al-G - LibraryThing. My initial disclaimer is that I am not the target demographic for this book. Paulsen writes to young adult readers for the most part. I saw an article about him in BSA's Boys' Life 4/5(29). The Woods Runner GREEN The Forest— CHAPTER 1 He was not sure exactly when he became a child of the forest. One day it seemed he was eleven and playing in the dirt around the cabin or helping with chores, and the next, he was thirteen, carrying a File Size: 2MB. "Woods Runner" is the story of Samuel Smith, a thirteen-year-old boy living on the western frontier of Pennsylvania in Samuel lives with his parents, Olin and Abigail, in a settlement of small cabins surrounded by thick woods. Samuel's parents are newcomers to the frontier, having been raised.

Woods Runner Audible Audiobook – Unabridged Gary Paulsen (Author), Danny Campbell (Narrator), Listening Library (Publisher) & 0 more out of 5 stars ratings/5(). Woods Runner by Gary Paulsen at - the best online ebook storage. Download and read online for free Woods Runner by Gary Paulsen4/5(1).   WOODS RUNNER is a worthy page-turner, just right for the reader who is ready for a gripping, informational book with some violence. The book offers meaningful characters, true adventure, helpful and interesting historical notes, as well as an epilogue and an afterword.4/5. Samuel, 13, spends his days in the forest, hunting for food for his family. He has grown up on the frontier of a British colony, America. Far from any town, or news of the war against the King that American patriots have begun near Boston. But the war comes to them. British soldiers and Iroquois attack. Samuel's parents are taken away, prisoners.

Woods Runner By Gary Paulsen Genre ~ Adventure, Historical Fiction [Colonial and Revolutionary War] Grade Level Equivalent: Due to the mature content of this book [violence, sadness, war], I recommend this novel for 5th through 8th grade levels. The book offers great role models, a . The following passage is a summary of the novel (SPOILER ALERT) The Woods Runner was written by author Gary Paulson. The setting of the novel is in the late 's and takes place around the American Revolutionary War. It follows the main character Samuel who is thirteen years old and has lived in the woods his whole life. Check out this great listen on Samuel, 13, spends his days in the forest, hunting for food for his family. He has grown up on the frontier of a British colony, America. Far from any town, or news of the war against the King that American patriots have begun near Boston. But the war co. Woods Runner - Samuel and Annie came to a sign that pointed to New York to the east and what city to the south? Philadelphia Woods Runner - West of Samuel's cabin was the forest.