Gary Paulsen


1. Why is Gary Paulsen such a popular writer and what does he like to write about?

2. Tell  us about his life, including his education, jobs, adventures, family, home, and hobbies.

3. Explain how Paulsen became a writer and why he chose writing as a career.

4. How have Paulsen's life experiences influenced his writing?

5. Describe his writing style and summarize his philosophy.

6. Share some facts and stories about the Alaskan Iditarod.

Did you survive? Click here.

Now that you have finished the first survival season, do you think this is a good television concept?

Do you think there should be another season?

How well do you think your team performed?

Did everyone work together?

Now that your task is complete, what did you do well?

What would you do differently?

After your preparation for this reality-based program, do you think you could survive in another setting? Where?

What other books would you suggest for future episodes?