From Brian Selznick, the creator of The Invention of
Hugo Cabret, the Caldecott Medal winner, comes another
breathtaking tour de force.
Set fifty years apart, two independent stories - Ben''s told in
words and Rose''s in pictures - weave back and forth with
mesmerizing symmetry. How they unfold and ultimately intertwine
will surprise you, challenge you, and leave you breathless with
Ever since his mom died, Ben feels lost.
At home with her father, Rose feels alone.
He is searching for someone, but he is not sure who.
She is searching for something, but she is not sure what.
When Ben finds a mysterious clue hidden in his mom''s room,
When a tempting opportunity presents itself to Rose,
Both children risk everything to find what''s missing.
With over 460 pages of original drawings and playing with the
form he invented in his trailblazing debut novel, The Invention
of Hugo Cabret, Brian Selznick once again sails into uncharted
territory and takes readers on an awe-inspiring journey. Rich,
complex, affecting, and beautiful, Wonderstruck is a
stunning achievement from a uniquely gifted artist and