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9 edition of The Chronicles of Harris Burdick found in the catalog.

The Chronicles of Harris Burdick

14 Amazing Authors Tell the Tales

by Chris Van Allsburg

  • 185 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin Books for Children in Boston, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American Short stories,
  • American Fantasy fiction,
  • Detective and mystery stories. American

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3572.A41367 C57 2011
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Paginationv, 195p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24838848M
    ISBN 100547548109
    ISBN 109780547548104
    LC Control Number2011006564
    OCLC/WorldCa992003092, 694830166

      An illustration from "The Chronicles of Harris Burdick." Van Allsburg was a sculptor with a surrealist’s eye for the incongruous and the absurd before he turned to picture books. Enter The Chronicles of Harris Burdick to read this incredible compendium of stories: magical, funny, creepy, poignant, inscrutable, these are tales you won’t soon forget. Filling in for Harris Burdick here is an esteemed collection of highly decorated authors. Among the many accolades bestowed upon this illustrious group include one Pulitzer Reviews:

      Book type: short stories Pages: Format: e-book Source: library An inspired collection of short stories by an all-star cast of best-selling storytellers based on the thought-provoking illustrations in Chris Van Allsburg's The Mysteries of Harris Burdick. (synopsis from Goodreads) This book turned out to be a mixed bag for me.   THE CHRONICLES OF HARRIS BURDICK. BY CHRIS VAN ALLSBURG AND OTHERS. INTRODUCTION BY LEMONY SNICKETT. HOUGHTON MIFFLIN, $ The resurrection of Chris Van Allsburg's curiosity does more.

    Enter "The Chronicles of Harris Burdick" to read this incredible compendium of stories: magical, funny, creepy, poignant, inscrutable, these are tales you won t soon forget. Filling in for Harris Burdick here is an esteemed collection of highly decorated authors. Enter The Chronicles of Harris Burdick to read this incredible compendium of stories: magical, funny, creepy, poignant, inscrutable, these are tales you won't soon forget. Filling in for Harris Burdick here is an esteemed collection of highly decorated authors.


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The Chronicles of Harris Burdick (Hardcover) Fourteen Amazing Authors Tell the Tales / With an Introduction by Lemony Snicket. By Chris Van Allsburg. HMH Books for Young Readers,pp. CL E-book A Guide for Book discussion And clAssroom use T he Chronicles of Harris Burdick Projects and Activities As a pre-reading activity, read aloud the introduction to The Mysteries of Harris Burdick and share the pictures with the class.

Imagine you have the opportunity to interview Harris Burdick. “The story of Harris Burdick is a story everybody knows,” Lemony Snicket writes in his introduction to The Chronicles of Harris Burdick, “though there is hardly anything to be known about him.”Over fifty years ago, a man named Harris Burdick appeared at the office of children’s book publisher Peter Wenders.

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For years the surreal images in The Mysteries of Harris Burdick (Houghton Mifflin, ) have been used by classroom teachers and others to invite speculation and story-making by children.