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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
Artist
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
Awards note
Caldecott Medal, 2008
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
  • MG
  • 6-8
LC call number
  • PZ7.S4654
  • PS3619.E469
  • PS3619.E469
LC item number
  • Inv 2007
  • I58 2007
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 5.1
  • 5.2
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts
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 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
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
ocm67383288
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
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
ocm67383288

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