After young 13 year old Brian Robenson's parents are devorsed.
Brian must take a small bush plane to see his Dad.
But when the plane crashes in the middle of lush green forests, Brian is alone where he doesn't know where he is, He must survive on his own. Hatchet is an amazing book, funny and tense.
Brian is the only character in this book during his time in the wilderness.
Brian must survive in the Canadian wilderness, and this is where most all of the book is taken place.
Also the book is during a modern time/ or time period.