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Selznick, Brian

Overview
Works: 125 works in 533 publications in 20 languages and 58,710 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Drama  Film adaptations  Graphic novels  Action and adventure films  Historical fiction  Action and adventure fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.S4654, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brian Selznick
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures by Brian Selznick( Book )

77 editions published between 2007 and 2015 in 15 languages and held by 6,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Een weesjongen zorgt voor de klokken van het treinstation in Parijs. Hij komt in aanraking met een bittere oude man en een vreemd meisje. Mengeling van verhalend proza en veel illustraties die deel uitmaken van het verhaal
Frindle by Andrew Clements( Book )

44 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When he decides to turn his fifth grade teacher's love of the dictionary around on her, clever Nick Allen invents a new word and begins a chain of events that quickly moves beyond his control
Wonderstruck : a novel in words and pictures by Brian Selznick( Book )

25 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 3,605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Having lost his mother and his hearing in a short time, twelve-year-old Ben leaves his Minnesota home in 1977 to seek the father he never knew in New York City, and meets there Rose, who is also longing for something missing from her life. Ben's story is told in words; Rose's in pictures
The dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins : an illuminating history of Mr. Waterhouse Hawkins, artist and lecturer by Barbara Kerley( Book )

12 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and Japanese and held by 3,510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of Victorian artist Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins, who built life-sized models of dinosaurs in the hope of educating the world about these awe-inspiring ancient animals
The runaway dolls by Ann M Martin( Book )

7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 3,346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best friends Annabelle and Tiffany risk placing all of dollkind in danger when they run away while trying to prevent Tilly from being sent back to London before they can determine if she is Annabelle's long-lost baby sister
The school story by Andrew Clements( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and French and held by 3,022 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nathalie Nelson a écrit un livre qu'elle aimerait faire publier. Sa mère travaille dans une maison d'édition, mais elle souhaite une opinion objective. Avec l'aide de son amie Zoé, elle envoie son roman sous un nom d'emprunt. Et surprise, le livre est publié et devient un best-seller !
Walt Whitman : words for America by Barbara Kerley( Book )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 2,911 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: The pioneering team that brought you the Caldecott Honor-winning THE DINOSAURS OF WATERHOUSE HAWKINS focuses their remarkable skills and vision on Walt Whitman--poet, American, Civil War hero. Did you know that poet Walt Whitman was also a Civil War nurse? Devastated by his country dividing and compelled to service by his brother's war injury, Walt nursed all soldiers-Union & Confederate, black & white. By getting to know them through many intense and affecting experiences, he began to see a greater life purpose: His writing could give these men a voice, & in turn, achieve his greatest aspiration--to capture the true spirit of America. Dramatic, powerful, & deeply moving, this consummate portrait of Whitman will inspire readers to pick up their pens & open their hearts to humanity
The meanest doll in the world by Ann M Martin( Book )

9 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and held by 2,901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annabelle and Tiffany, dolls who are best friends living in the Palmer house, have an adventure when they hide in Kate Palmer's backpack, are carried to school, mistakenly go to another house, and try to stop Princess Mimi, a doll who threatens all dollkind
The doll people by Ann M Martin( Book )

11 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A family of porcelain dolls is taken aback when a family of plastic dolls arrive and doesn't follow The Doll Code of Honor
Riding Freedom by Pam Muoz Ryan( Book )

15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,840 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A reissue of Pam Munoz Ryan's bestselling backlist with a distinctive new author treatment. In this fast-paced, courageous, and inspiring story, readers adventure with Charlotte Parkhurst as she first finds work as a stable hand, becomes a famous stage-coach driver (performing brave feats and outwitting bandits), finds love as a woman but later resumes her identity as a man after the loss of a baby and the tragic death of her husband, and ultimately settles out west on the farm she'd dreamed of having since childhood. It wasn't until after her death that anyone discovered she was a woman
When Marian sang : the true recital of Marian Anderson : the voice of a century by Pam Muoz Ryan( Book )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,796 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the life of Marian Anderson, extraordinary singer and civil rights activist, who was the first African American to perform at the Metropolitan Opera, whose life and career encouraged social change
Lunch money by Andrew Clements( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 2,709 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve-year-old Greg, who has always been good at moneymaking projects, is surprised to find himself teaming up with his lifelong rival, Maura, to create a series of comic books to sell at school
The Houdini box by Brian Selznick( Book )

18 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chance encounter with Harry Houdini leaves a small boy in possession of a mysterious box--one that might hold the secrets to the greatest magic tricks ever performed
Amelia and Eleanor go for a ride : based on a true story by Pam Muoz Ryan( Book )

5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fictionalized account of the night Amelia Earhart flew Eleanor Roosevelt over Washington, D.C. in an airplane
The invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick( Recording )

19 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,674 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Wingwalker by Rosemary Wells( Book )

4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During the Depression, Reuben and his out-of-work parents move from Oklahoma to Minnesota, where his father gets a job as a carnival wingwalker and Reuben has a chance to overcome his terror of flying
The boy of a thousand faces by Brian Selznick( Book )

10 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Obsessed with horror films, ten-year-old Alonzo dreams of transforming himself into "The Boy of a Thousand Faces" and gets his wish in an unexpected way
The Landry News by Andrew Clements( Book )

14 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fifth-grader starts a newspaper with an editorial that prompts her burnt-out classroom teacher to really begin teaching again, but he is later threatened with disciplinary action as a result
The Marvels by Brian Selznick( Book )

6 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 868 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The journey begins on a ship at sea in 1766, with a boy named Billy Marvel. After surviving a shipwreck, he finds work in a London theatre. There, his family flourishes for generations as brilliant actors until 1900, when young Leontes Marvel is banished from the stage. Nearly a century later, Joseph Jervis runs away from school and seeks refuge with a reclusive uncle in London. Albert Nightingale's strange, beautiful house, with its mysterious portraits and ghostly presences, captivates Joseph and leads him on a search for clues about the house, his family, and the past
Our house : the stories of Levittown by Pam Conrad( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six stories, one from each decade from the 1940s to the 1990s, about children growing up in Levittown, New York
 
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The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures
Alternative Names
Brian Selznick American children's illustrator and writer

Brian Selznick Amerikaans schrijver

Brian Selznick amerikansk frfattare

Brian Selznick amerikansk skribent

Brian Selznick illustratore e scrittore statunitense

Brian Selznick US-amerikanischer Illustrator und Schriftsteller

Selzniks, Braiens

Silznīk, Brīan 1966-

セルズニック, ブライアン

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FrindleWonderstruck : a novel in words and picturesThe dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins : an illuminating history of Mr. Waterhouse Hawkins, artist and lecturerThe runaway dollsThe school storyWalt Whitman : words for AmericaThe meanest doll in the worldThe doll people