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Selznick, Brian

Works: 125 works in 509 publications in 15 languages and 59,458 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  History  Biography  Drama  Action and adventure films  Film adaptations  Graphic novels  Steampunk films  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Contributor
Classifications: PZ7.S4654, FIC
Publication Timeline
Publications about Brian Selznick
Publications by Brian Selznick
Most widely held works by Brian Selznick
The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures by Brian Selznick( Book )
31 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 11 languages and held by 6,447 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 )
45 editions published between 1966 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 4,373 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
The dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins : an illuminating history of Mr. Waterhouse Hawkins, artist and lecturer by Barbara Kerley( Book )
21 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 3,610 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 what these awe-inspiring ancient animals and what they were like
The runaway dolls by Ann M Martin( Book )
9 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in English and Japanese and held by 3,382 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
Wonderstruck : a novel in words and pictures by Brian Selznick( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3,170 libraries worldwide
Ben (12) gaat in New York op zoek naar zijn onbekende vader. Vijftig jaar eerder maakte de dove Rose (12) een soortgelijke reis. Het verhaal van Rose wordt in paginagrote zwart-witte potloodillustraties verteld. Vanaf ca. 12 jaar
The school story by Andrew Clements( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2005 in English and French and held by 3,068 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!
The meanest doll in the world by Ann M Martin( Book )
10 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Japanese and held by 2,909 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
Walt Whitman : words for America by Barbara Kerley( Book )
2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 2,907 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 doll people by Ann M Martin( Book )
11 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 2,838 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 Muñoz Ryan( Book )
15 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,832 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 Muñoz Ryan( Book )
14 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and held by 2,807 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 2,723 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 )
21 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,286 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
The Marvels by Brian Selznick( Book )
15 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 1,963 libraries worldwide
In 1766, a boy, Billy Marvel, is shipwrecked and rescued and goes on to found a brilliant family of actors that flourishes in London until 1900--and nearly a century later, Joseph Jervis, runs away from home, seeking refuge with his uncle in London, and is captivated by the Marvel house, with its portraits and ghostly presences
Amelia and Eleanor go for a ride : based on a true story by Pam Muñoz Ryan( Book )
5 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 1,901 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( Sound Recording )
20 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 1,675 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 John Crosby( Book )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 1,466 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 )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 1,236 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 1,030 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
Our house : the stories of Levittown by Pam Conrad( Book )
8 editions published between 1995 and 2005 in English and held by 952 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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Alternative Names
Brian Selznick American children's illustrator and writer
Brian Selznick Amerikaans schrijver
Brian Selznick amerikansk författare
Brian Selznick amerikansk skribent
Brian Selznick auteur et illustrateur d'ouvrages pour la jeunesse
Brian Selznick illustratore e scrittore statunitense
Brian Selznick US-amerikanischer Illustrator und Schriftsteller
Selzniks, Braiens
Silznīk, Brīan 1966-
셀즈닉, 브라이언
セルズニック, ブライアン
English (262)
Spanish (27)
French (12)
Japanese (9)
Chinese (8)
Italian (4)
Dutch (4)
German (3)
Basque (3)
Polish (2)
Multiple languages (2)
Korean (2)
Portuguese (1)
Esperanto (1)
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