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Wonderstruck : a novel in words and pictures

Author: Brian Selznick
Publisher: New York : Scholastic, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
History
Fiction
Juvenile works
Dust jackets (Bindings)
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Selznick
ISBN: 9780545027892 0545027896 9780545389853 0545389852
OCLC Number: 714505154
Awards: Schneider Family Book Award, 2012.
Target Audience: Middle School.
Description: 637, [2] pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Christmas --
Los Tres Reyes --
Blessed candles and a glimpse of family life --
Memories of old family dinners --
Meriendas del Campo --
Bailes de Cascarones --
Holy Week and Easter --
Feast Days and Christenings --
Various religious feasts --
The Portiuncula --
Death of Fray Junipero Serra, August 28, 1784 --
Feast of St. Francis of Assisi --
November Days --
San Carlos Day --
Feast of the Immaculate Conception.
Responsibility: Brian Selznick.

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Ben's story takes place in 1977 and is told in words. Rose's story in 1927 is told entirely in pictures. Ever since his mother died, Ben feels lost. At home with her father, Rose feels alone. When  Read more...

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