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The Van Gogh Cafe

Cynthia Rylant


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Other Editions of This Title:
Prebound (9/1/2006)
Paperback (2/1/1998)


At the Van Gogh Cafe, anything can happen. Clara's dad owns the cafe, and she's seen it all--from food that cooks by itself to poems that foretell the future. This award-winning collection of vignettes by Newbery medalist Cynthia Rylant is a treat to be relished. So bring your appetite for the unexpected, because at the Van Gogh Cafe, your order of tea and toast comes with a side of magic!

Praise For The Van Gogh Cafe

"Newbery Medalist Rylant breaks new ground in producing this whimsical tale, dexterously weaving extraordinary events into the fabric of ordinary life."--Publishers Weekly
"Full of uncanny observations and wry wisdom."—The New Yorker

Clarion Books, 9780152057503, 64pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2006

About the Author

Cynthia Rylant is a Newbery medalist and the author of many acclaimed books for young people. She's well known for her popular characters for early readers, including Mr. Putter & Tabby and Henry & Mudge. She lives in the Pacific Northwest.