This book is about Brain, a thirteen year old boy who get stranded. He was on a plane to go meet his parent. He receives a present from his mother which was a hatchet with a leather holder. He had no idea how much the hatchet would help him. The hatchet saved his life. For example, the hatchet made fire, made a houses, and many other things. If you want to know how he survived and if he survived, please read this book. Also, you should read this book if you like survival and adventure.