Book List in Order: 7 titles


  • An astounding new feat of storytelling from Brian Selznick, the award-winning creator of The Invention of Hugo Cabret and Wonderstruck.A ship. A garden. A library. A key. In Kaleidoscope, the incomparable Brian Selznick presents the story of two peop...



  • From the Caldecott Medal-winning creator of The Invention of Hugo Cabret and Wonderstruck comes a breathtaking new voyage. In this magnificent reimagining of the form he originated, two stand-alone stories are juxtaposed -- the first in nearly 400 pa...



  • A companion book-and much more!-to Martin Scorsese's movie of the #1 bestseller and Caldecott Medal Winner. Brian Selznick takes readers on an intimate tour of the movie-making process as his Caldecott Award-winning book The Invention of Hugo Cabr...



  • Playing with the form he created 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. Ben and Rose secretly wish their lives were diffe...



  • Open this book and come face-to-face with the greatest magician of all time: Harry Houdini! Victor is forever trying to escape from locked trunks, to walk through walls, and to perform any number of Houdini's astonishing magic tricks...without su...



  • Orphan, clock keeper, and thief, Hugo lives in the walls of a busy Paris train station, where his survival depends on secrets and anonymity. But when his world suddenly interlocks with an eccentric, bookish girl and a bitter old man who runs a toy bo...



  • "Ezra, a mute since his mother's death, compulsively collects small things that older sister Lucy uses to craft mechanical toys. When she assembles a man-sized figure and inserts their mother's music box as a heart, it comes to lifeā€”and what a life...





Award-Winning Books by Brian Selznick

The Houdini Box
1993 Bluebonnet Award -- Children's
The Invention of Hugo Cabret
2007 New Atlantic Independent Booksellers Association Award -- Children's Literature
2007 Quill Award -- Children's Chapter
2008 Book Sense Book of the Year Award -- Children's Literature
2008 Caldecott Medal -- Picture Book
2008 Kentucky Bluegrass Award -- Grades 3-5
2009 Flicker Tale Children's Book Award -- Juvenile
2009 Iowa Children's Choice (ICCA) Award -- Children's
2010 Garden State Teen Book Award -- Fiction (Grades 6-8)
2012 Nene Award -- Children's Fiction
Wonderstruck
2011 NAPPA Gold Award -- Ages 6 & Up
2012 Buckeye Children's Book Award -- Grades 3-5
2012 Midwest Booksellers' Choice Award -- Children's Literature
2012 Schneider Family Book Award -- Teen
2014 California Young Reader Medal -- Middle School