The Mysteries of Harris Burdick (Hardcover)

By Chris Van Allsburg

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780395353936, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 24, 1984

List Price: 18.95*
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Description

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. In 1982, Jumanji was nominated for a National Book Award and in 1996, it was made into a popular feature film. Chris Van Allsburg is a former instructor at the Rhode Island School of Design. Visit him at chrisvanallsburg.com. 



Praise For The Mysteries of Harris Burdick

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