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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
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
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 2008.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • PZ7.S4654
  • PS3619.E469
LC item number
Inv 2007
Literary form
fiction
Target audience
pre adolescent
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 opperate like a flick book becoming animated like a movie
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
ocm67383288
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
533 p.
Isbn
9780439813785
Lccn
2006007119
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(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 opperate like a flick book becoming animated like a movie
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
ocm67383288
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
533 p.
Isbn
9780439813785
Lccn
2006007119
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)67383288

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