The Mysteries of Harris Burdick

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Description

Fourteen black-and-white drawings, each accompanied by a title and a caption, entice readers to make up his or her own story. "Layered in mystery, this extraordinary book will stun imaginative readers of all ages." -- School Library Journal, starred review

Product Details

Price
$18.95  $17.43
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Publish Date
September 24, 1984
Pages
32
Dimensions
9.2 X 0.4 X 10.8 inches | 0.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780395353936

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About the Author

Chris Van Allsburg is the winner of two Caldecott Medals, for Jumanji and The Polar Express, as well as the recipient of a Caldecott Honor Book for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi. The author and illustrator of numerous picture books for children, he has also been awarded the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in children's literature. In 1982, Jumanji was nominated for a National Book Award and in 1996, it was made into a popular feature film. Chris Van Allsburg is a former instructor at the Rhode Island School of Design. Visit him at chrisvanallsburg.com.

Reviews

"Layered in mystery, this extraordinary book will stun imaginative readers of all ages." School Library Journal, Starred