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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
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.

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.
 
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