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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 winner, 2008.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
158012
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.S4654
LC item number
Inv 2007eb
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 9
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0593A7F5-1489-41FB-9958-C285620AB7AD
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
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
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
ocn921436825
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (533 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780545921947
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0593A7F5-1489-41FB-9958-C285620AB7AD
Label
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures, by Brian Selznick
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=0593A7F5-1489-41FB-9958-C285620AB7AD
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
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
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
ocn921436825
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (533 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780545921947
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
0593A7F5-1489-41FB-9958-C285620AB7AD

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