The author if this book is Gary Paulson.
Brian’s Winter is the winter months of his plane crash. If you read the hatchet then it will be in the same place as the hatchet. The book starts off by Brian waking up in his shelter. It is fall right now and brian needs to go hunting. Brian has made bows to hunt rabbits and Fool birds. Brian would do about the same thing everyday, But as the days went by it started to turn into winter fast. He knew he had to hunt and save food.
One day the first snowfall of the season had fallen. Brian wanted to go in the woods and see what hunting would be like now. As he was walking though he heard wolves close to him. He started to walk by and saw a doe lying dead on the snow.