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The Chronicles of Harris Burdick

By Chris Van Allsburg

We've all come up with our own stories to the mysterious illustrations of Harris Burdick, and now some of the world's greatest storytellers have used their imaginations to bring them to life...

This inspired collection of short stories is based on the original illustrations of Chris Van Allsburg in his much-loved picture book The Mysteries of Harris Burdick, and features many remarkable best-selling authors from the worlds of both adult and children's literature: Stephen King, Lemony Snicket, Sherman Alexie, M.T. Anderson, Kate DiCamillo, Cory Doctorow, Jules Feiffer, Tabitha King, Lois Lowry, Gregory Maguire, Walter Dean Myers, Linda Sue Park, Louis Sachar, Jon Scieszka and Chris Van Allsburg himself.

  • Stories by bestselling authors including Stephen King, Sherman Alexie, Kate DiCamillo, Louis Sachar and Cory Doctorow. With a foreword by Lemony Snicket
  • One Pulitzer Prize, five Newbery Medals, three Newbery Honors, two Caldecott Medals, one Caldecott Honor, three National Book Awards, seven National Book Award nominations, and five Coretta Scott King Awards
  • The Mysteries of Harris Burdick has sold over a million copies in the US.

About the author

Chris van Allsburg lives in Providence, Rhode Island and lectures at the Rhode Island School of Design. He is a sculptor and Artist Biography, and twice winner of the Caldecott Medal, first for Jumanji, and then for The Polar Express. He has also received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Society of Illustrator Biographys in October 2009.

ISBN: 9781783446285
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: September 6, 2018
Dimensions: 152 x 190mm, 236pp
Stock Status: Out of Print
Australian RRP: $19.99
New Zealand RRP: $21.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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