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The Resource The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures, by Brian Selznick

The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures, by Brian Selznick

Label
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures
Title
The invention of Hugo Cabret
Title remainder
a novel in words and pictures
Statement of responsibility
by Brian Selznick
Title variation
Hugo
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When twelve-year-old Hugo, an orphan living and repairing clocks within the walls of a Paris train station in 1931, meets a mysterious toyseller and his goddaughter, his undercover life and his biggest secret are jeopardized
Summary
When twelve-year-old Hugo, an orphan living and repairing clocks within the walls of a Paris train station in 1931, meets a mysterious toyseller and his goddaughter, his undercover life and his biggest secret are jeopardized
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2008
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 2008.
  • Caldecott Medal, 2008.
  • Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (North Dakota) for Juvenile Fiction, 2009.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 2010.
  • Iowa Children's Choice Award, 2010.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 3-5, 2008.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 2012.
  • New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books: 2007
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
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158012
Cataloging source
DLC
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Selznick, Brian
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Orphans
  • Railroad stations
  • Robots
  • Paris (France)
  • France
Target audience
pre adolescent
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a novel in words and pictures
Label
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures, by Brian Selznick
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000041372637
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
533 p.
Isbn
9780439813785
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill.
Label
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures, by Brian Selznick
Publication
Control code
000041372637
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
533 p.
Isbn
9780439813785
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill.

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