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Brian Selznick

  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Brian Selznick is the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of the New York Times bestsellers The Invention of Hugo Cabret , adapted into Martin Scorsese's Oscar-winning Hugo , Wonderstruck , adapted into Todd Haynes's eponymous movie, and The Marvels . Among the celebrated picture books Selznick has illustrated are the Caldecott Honor Book The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins by Barbara Kerley, and the Sibert Honor Book When Marian Sang by Pam Mu oz Ryan. His books appear in over 35 languages. He has also worked as a bookseller, a puppeteer, and a screenwriter. He divides his time between Brooklyn, New York and San Diego, California.
    1st April 2007

    The Invention of Hugo Cabret

    Orphan, clock keeper, thief: Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secret... More

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    14th September 2011

    Wonderstruck

    Ben's story takes place in 1977 and is told in words. Rose's story in 1927 is told entirely in pictures. Ev... More

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    1st October 2007

    The Invention of Hugo Cabret

    'A richly written story with breathtaking pictures' - The Guardian 'It is wonderful...This is much... More

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    15th September 2015

    The Marvels

    In The Marvels, Selznick crafts another remarkable artistic and bookmaking achievement that weaves together two se... More

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    5th October 2017

    The Wonderstruck Movie Scrapbook

    Selznick, who wrote the screenplay to the movie adaptation of his #1 New York Times bestseller, Wonderstruck, give... More

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    1st March 2018

    Baby Monkey, Private Eye

    Lost jewels? Missing pizza? Stolen spaceship? Baby Monkey can help . . . if he can put on his pa... More

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    3rd November 2011

    The Hugo Movie Companion

    This heavily illustrated, full-colour, elegant hardcover closely resembles the look and feel of THE INVENTION OF HUGO CA... More

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    28th August 2007

    Kaleidoscope

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