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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
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
  • Quill Book Award for Children's Chapter Book/Middle Grade, 2007.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2008
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
158012
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.S4654
  • PS3619.E469
LC item number
Inv 2007
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 9
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a novel in words and pictures
Label
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures, by Brian Selznick
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Black and white pencil drawings that are photographic and cinematic in style. Some sequences operate like a flick book becoming animated like a movie
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief introduction / Professor H. Alcofrisbas -- The thief -- The clocks -- Snowfall -- The window -- Hugo's father -- Ashes -- Secrets -- Cards -- The key -- The notebook -- Stolen goods -- The message -- pt. 2. The signature -- The armoire -- The plan -- The invention of dreams -- Papa Georges made movies -- Purpose -- The visit -- Opening the door -- The ghost in the station -- A train arrives in the station -- The magician -- Winding it up
Control code
4204894
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
533 pages
Isbn
9780439813785
Lccn
2006007119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm67383288
  • (OCoLC)67383288
Label
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures, by Brian Selznick
Publication
Note
Art techniques used: Black and white pencil drawings that are photographic and cinematic in style. Some sequences operate like a flick book becoming animated like a movie
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief introduction / Professor H. Alcofrisbas -- The thief -- The clocks -- Snowfall -- The window -- Hugo's father -- Ashes -- Secrets -- Cards -- The key -- The notebook -- Stolen goods -- The message -- pt. 2. The signature -- The armoire -- The plan -- The invention of dreams -- Papa Georges made movies -- Purpose -- The visit -- Opening the door -- The ghost in the station -- A train arrives in the station -- The magician -- Winding it up
Control code
4204894
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
533 pages
Isbn
9780439813785
Lccn
2006007119
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm67383288
  • (OCoLC)67383288

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