The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures / by Brian Selznick. - SHERLOC
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures / by Brian Selznick.
New York : Scholastic Press, c2007.
0439813786 (hardcover) :
9780439813785 (hardcover) :
533 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Robots -- Juvenile fiction.
Orphans -- Juvenile fiction.
Railroad stations -- Juvenile fiction.
Children's literature -- Juvenile fiction.
Paris (France) -- History -- 1870-1940 -- Juvenile fiction.
France -- History -- Third Republic, 1870-1940 -- Juvenile fiction.
Méliès, Georges, 1861-1938 -- Juvenile fiction.
Caldecott Medal Winner, 2008.
A Junior Library Guild selection.
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.