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

Selznick, Brian. (Author).


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  • 78 of 95 copies available at Bibliomation.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Babcock Library - Ashford J Sel CALDECOTT (Text to phone) 33110144151246 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Beacon Falls Public Library J6 Fic Sel (Text to phone) 33120000329497 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton J FIC Sel (Text to phone) 33160104010148 Juvenile Fiction Available -
 Note: Caldecott Award Winner 2008
Bethel Public Library J SELZNICK (Text to phone) 34030102526024 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport YA SELZNICK (Text to phone) 34000075360818 Teen Center Available -
Booth & Dimock Library - Coventry JF SEL (Text to phone) 33260000429960 Juvenile Fiction In process -
Brookfield Library J F/SELZNICK (Text to phone) 34029111413596 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Burnham Library - Bridgewater J FIC SELZNICK (Text to phone) 36937000468216 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport J SELZNICK (Text to phone) 34000075360842 Juvenile Fiction Available -
Burroughs-Saden Main - Bridgeport YA SUMM SELZNICK (Text to phone) 34000074769092 Young Adult Summer Reading Available -
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General 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.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Subject: Méliès, Georges, 1861-1938 > Juvenile fiction.
Méliès, Georges, 1861-1938 > Fiction.
Robots > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Railroad stations > Fiction.
Paris (France) > History > 1870-1940 > Fiction.
France > History > Third Republic, 1870-1940 > Fiction.

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