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Invention of Hugo Cabret : A Novel in Words and Pictures
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AGE
Children's - Grade 4-6, Age 9-11 
READABILITY
5.1 
PAGES
533 p.  
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Hardcover
ISBN 9780439813785
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An absolutely unique reading experience where the number of pictures equals the number of text pages—each revealing significant details of this riveting mystery.
Publisher Summary
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.

ORPHAN, CLOCK KEEPER, AND THIEF, Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric, bookish girl and a bitter old man who runs a toy booth in the station, Hugo's undercover life, and his most precious secret, are put in jeopardy. A cryptic drawing, a treasured notebook, a stolen key, a mechanical man, and a hidden message from Hugo's dead father form the backbone of this intricate, tender, and spellbinding mystery.
 
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