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Jim Paulsen

Biography

Jim Paulsen

Jim Paulsen is a sculptor and former elementary school teacher. He lives with his wife and two children in Minnesota.

Jim Paulsen

Books by Jim Paulsen

by Gary Paulsen and Jim Paulsen - Young Adult 10+, Youth Fiction

Ben has been invited to try out for a special hockey academy. But Dad wants Ben to catch up to the school field trip instead. So Ben, Dad, and their dogs Atticus and Conor, jump into their truck. Ben concocts a secret plan to make the tryout, but Atticus and Conor are on to him. Ben and Dad’s road trip turns into a wacky adventure full of new friends and surprises.

by Gary Paulsen and Jim Paulsen - Children's, Family, Fiction

Ben and his dad haven't been getting along lately, so when Dad suggests a road trip to rescue a border collie, Ben sees right through his plan. To avoid the bonding road trip, Ben invites  his thuggish friend Theo, and Atticus, the family dog along for the ride. Told from the point of view of Ben and Atticus, this will be a road trip Ben never forgets.