The Mysteries of Harris Burdick by Chris Van AllsburgThe Mysteries of Harris Burdick by Chris Van Allsburg

The Mysteries of Harris Burdick

byChris Van Allsburg

Paperback | October 28, 1996

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Fourteen black-and-white drawings, each accompanied by a title and a caption, entice readers to make up his or her own story.

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. ...

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Title:The Mysteries of Harris BurdickFormat:PaperbackDimensions:16 pages, 16 × 12 × 0.24 inPublished:October 28, 1996Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0395827841

ISBN - 13:9780395827840

Appropriate for ages: 4

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From Our Editors

Since its publication in 1984, this work has stimulated the minds of readers of all ages and backgrounds. Now the original 14 drawings are available in a large portfolio edition of loose sheets. In addition, there is a newly discovered 15th drawing, the Youngest Magician, which is included with an updated introduction by the author. 16 sheets

Editorial Reviews

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