The Invention of Hugo Cabret

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  • Hardcover
  • 525 pages
  • The Invention of Hugo Cabret
  • Brian Selznick
  • English
  • 02 August 2019
  • 0439813786

About the Author: Brian Selznick

Hello there My name is Brian Selznick and I m the author and illustrator of The Invention of Hugo Cabret I was born in 1966 in New Jersey I have a sister who is a teacher, a brother who is a brain surgeon, and five nephews and one niece I studied at The Rhode Island School of Design and after I graduated from college I worked at Eeyore s Books for Children in New York City I learned all about Hello there My name is Brian Selznick and I m the author and illustrator of The Invention of Hugo Cabret I was born in 1966 in New Jersey I have a sister who is a teacher, a brother who is a brain surgeon, and five nephews and one niece I studied at The Rhode Island School of Design and after I graduated from college I worked at Eeyore s Books for Children in New York City I learned all about children s books from my boss Steve Geck who is now an editor of children s books at Greenwillow While I was at Eeyore s I also painted the windows for holidays and book events My first book, The Houdini Box, which I both wrote and illustrated, was published in 1991 while I was still working at the bookstore Since then, I have illustrated many books for children, including Frindle by Andrew Clements, The Doll People by Ann Martin and Laura Godwin, Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride by Pam Mu oz Ryan and The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins by Barbara Kerley, which received a 2001 Caldecott Honor.I have also written a few other books myself, including The Boy of a Thousand Faces, but The Invention of Hugo Cabret is by far the longest and most involved book I ve ever worked on I live in Brooklyn, New York, and San Diego, California


The Invention of Hugo Cabret Orphan, Clock Keeper, And Thief, Hugo Lives In The Walls Of A Busy Paris Train Station, Where His Survival Depends On Secrets And Anonymity But When His World Suddenly Interlocks With An Eccentric, Bookish Girl And A Bitter Old Man Who Runs A Toy Booth In The Station, Hugo S Undercover Life, And His Most Precious Secret, Are Put In Jeopardy A Cryptic Drawing, A Treasured Notebook, A Stolen Key, A Mechanical Man, And A Hidden Message From Hugo S Dead Father Form The Backbone Of This Intricate, Tender, And Spellbinding Mystery.

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10 thoughts on “The Invention of Hugo Cabret

  1. karen says:

    DUE TO INTERNET ADVICE ABUSE FROM A COMPLETE STRANGER, THIS REVIEW NOW CONFORMS TO GRAMMATICAL STANDARDS AND ALL THAT JAZZ, BUT IS STILL, AT THE END OF THE DAY, A BRIEF REVIEW OF A CHILDREN S BOOK WITH OH, BUT I STILL WON T CAPITALIZE LETTERS EXCEPT HERE BECAUSE HERE, I AM SHOUTING TO BE HEARD IN EVERY TROLL CAVE IN THE LAND RECOGNIZE.this book represents a ser...

  2. Mohammed Arabey says:

    What a silly Qs Of course I do LOVE Books, Sure I Want some AdventuresAnd above all I adore the magic of Cinema , What a silly Qs Of course I do LOVE Books, Sure I Want some AdventuresAnd above all I adore the magic of Cinema , , , And that s why I loved Hugo. , , , , , , , , , , , , ...

  3. Nat says:

    Twelve year old Hugo, orphan, clock keeper, and thief, has been keeping the clocks running in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity.But when his world suddenly interlocks with a mysterious toyseller and his goddaughter, an eccentric, bookish girl, Hugo s undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy.A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message from Hugo s dead father form Twelve year old Hugo, orphan, clock keeper, and thief, has been keeping the clocks running in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity.But when his world suddenly interlocks with a mysterious toyseller and his goddaughter, an eccentric, bookish girl, Hugo s undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy.A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message from Hugo s dead father form the backbone of this intricate, tender, and spellbinding m...

  4. Fa Orozco says:

    Este libro es maravilloso Youtube no se salva de que haga una rese a No cualquier libro se lee en 2 horas y media por que no puedes soltarlo Y menos si tiene 533 p ginas.

  5. Emily May says:

    3.5I admit that for a while I thought this book might be one of those children s picture books whose ratings reflect the artwork and not the story And yeah, the artwork is pretty nifty But as the story began to unfold and became entwined with historical events, I gradually turned my attention from the drawings to Hugo Cabret and co The book is set in Paris in the 1930s and Hugo is an orphan who only manages to survive each day by clinging to the hope that he will one day fix the automaton his 3.5I admit that for a while I thought this book might be one of those children s picture books whose ratings reflect the artwork and not the story And yeah, the artwork is pretty nifty But as the story began to unfold and became entwined with historical events, I gradually turned my attention f...

  6. Greg says:

    There is something awesome feeling about getting through 400 pages of a book on an hour lunch break, and still have time to use the bathroom and punch in three minutes early So what if the book has lots of illustrations and it s written for children, it s still a real sense of Herculean reading, even if it s not that impressive I liked this book a lot I considered giving it five stars I don t read children or young adult novels so I don t have much to compare it to The book has muchde There is something aw...

  7. Manny says:

    I felt intimidated by the idea of reviewing Hugo Cabret, and wondered if anyone would help me Luckily, the cast of Terry Gilliam s 1989 movie The Adventures of Baron Munchausen were delighted to come to my rescue Here are some selected comments The Right Ordinary Horatio JacksonI do not approve of this absurd confection, which even the most cursory glance will reveal to be utterly lacking in rationality A small boy cannot hide in the walls of a station and tend its clocks a clockwork automat I felt intimidated by the idea of reviewing Hugo Cabret, and wondered if anyone would help...

  8. Ronyell says:

    Words cannot describe how much I loved this book The Invention of Hugo Cabret is one of the first chapter books to win a Caldecott Medal and is cleverly written and illustrated by Brian Selznick and it is about how an orphaned boy named Hugo finds out the secrets contained in his most prized possession a mechanical man from his dead father The Invention of Hugo Cabret is clearly one of the most exciting and amazing books ever created for children Brian Selznick has created a book that goes Words cannot describe how much I loved this book The Invention of Hugo Cabret is one of the first chapter books to win a Caldecott Medal and is cleverly written and illustrated by Brian Selznick and it is about how an orphaned boy named Hugo finds out the secre...

  9. Kyoko SWords says:

    Rese a completa aqu Lo que diga sobre este libro, lo que sea, siento que no le har justicia Me ha fascinado su mezcal de narrativa, las ilustraciones, las fotos, TODO.La historia de Hugo me conmovi y despert mi curiosidad por el cine A n ahora me pregunto por qu la docencia no usa estos libros tan maravillosos para hablar de la historia.Y no dir m s porque atrasar todos mis v deos y rese as para sacar inmediatamente las que estar n dedic Rese a completa aqu Lo que diga sobre este libro, lo que sea, siento que no le har justicia Me ha fascinado su mezcal de narrativa, las ilustracione...

  10. Ahmad Sharabiani says:

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