The Van Gogh Cafe (Paperback)

By Cynthia Rylant

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780152057503, 64pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2006

Other Editions of This Title:
Prebound (9/1/2006)
Paperback (2/1/1998)
Hardcover (6/1/1995)

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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!

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.


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