Wonderstruck : a novel in words and pictures
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Source:Scholastic, Volume 1st, New York, p.637 (2011)
Call Number:Cub Curr PS3619 .E469 W66 2011
Keywords:American Museum of Natural History--Fiction, American Museum of Natural History--Juvenile fiction, Deaf--Fiction, Deafness--Fiction, Deafness--Juvenile fiction, Diorama--Fiction, Families--Fiction, Graphic novels--United States, Museums--Fiction, Museums--Juvenile fiction, New York (N.Y.)--History--20th century--Fiction, New York (N.Y.)--History--20th century--Juvenile fiction, Orphans--Fiction, Orphans--Juvenile fiction, People with disabilities--Fiction, People with disabilities--Juvenile fiction, Runaway children--Juvenile fiction, Runaways--Fiction
Summary: Having lost his mother and his hearing in a short time, twelve-year-old Ben leaves his Minnesota home in 1977 to seek the father he never knew in New York City, and meets there Rose, who is also longing for something missing from her life. Ben's story is told in words; Rose's in pictures.
Lexile measure 830; Ages 9-12; Adventure, Comic Books and Graphic Novels, Historical Fiction, Mystery and Suspense