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Brian Selznick is a Caldecott-winning author and illustrator of children's books born July 14, 1966 in East Brunswick Township, New Jersey. He graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design and then worked for three years at Eeyore's Books for Children in Manhattan while working on his first book, The Houdini Box. Selznick received the 2008 Caldecott Medal for The Invention of Hugo Cabret. He also won the Caldecott Honor for The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins in 2002. Additional awards include the Texas Bluebonnet Award, the Rhode Island Children's Book Award, and the Christopher Award. The Invention of Hugo Cabret will be made into a film by director Martin Scorsese to be released in 2011. Other titles by illustrated by Selznick include: Frindle, The Landry News, Lunch Money, Wingwalker, and Baby Monkey, Private Eye. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Invention of Hugo Cabret 8,836 copies, 649 reviews
Wonderstruck 2,733 copies, 249 reviews
The Marvels 908 copies, 63 reviews
The Houdini Box 547 copies, 17 reviews
Baby Monkey, Private Eye 219 copies, 20 reviews
The Boy of a Thousand Faces 198 copies, 8 reviews
Kaleidoscope 114 copies, 4 reviews
The Robot King 32 copies, 3 reviews
Live Oak, with Moss (Illustrator) 29 copies
Frindle (Illustrator, some editions) 7,181 copies, 198 reviews
Riding Freedom (Illustrator, some editions) 1,965 copies, 42 reviews
The Doll People (Illustrator) 1,745 copies, 53 reviews
Lunch Money (Illustrator, some editions) 1,585 copies, 153 reviews
When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson (Illustrator) 1,127 copies, 99 reviews
The Meanest Doll in the World (Illustrator) 985 copies, 13 reviews
The Dinosaurs of Waterhouse Hawkins (Illustrator) 800 copies, 47 reviews
Amelia and Eleanor Go for a Ride (Illustrator) 728 copies, 47 reviews
The Runaway Dolls (The Doll People) (Illustrator) 486 copies, 9 reviews
Hugo [2011 film] (Original book) 355 copies, 9 reviews
Walt Whitman: Words for America (Illustrator) 304 copies, 18 reviews
The Writer's Map: An Atlas of Imaginary Lands (Contributor) 302 copies, 5 reviews
Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out (Contributor) 289 copies, 7 reviews
Half-Minute Horrors (Contributor) 244 copies, 20 reviews

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