The Mysteries of Harris Burdick

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Andersen Press, 2011 - Children's stories - 32 pages
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"His disappearance is not the only mystery left behind. What were the stories that went with these drawings? There are some clues..."

Who is Harris Burdick? Where did he disappear to? And how was he going to finish his stories?

Chris Van Allsburg presents a series of loosely related drawings each accompanied by a title and a caption which the reader may use to make up his or her own story.

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User Review  - frozenteacher - LibraryThing

This collection would be an outstanding resource for inspiring K-12 readers to write and illustrate. Creativity and imagination abound with possibilities for core academics and process of producing ... Read full review

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User Review  - CasieBelaire - LibraryThing

The author, Chris Van Allsburg, tells a story of retired book publisher, Peter Wenders. Mr. Wenders was in his office one day when a man introduced himself as, Harris Burdick. This man said he had ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Chris van Allsburg lives in Providence, Rhode Island and lectures at the Rhode Island School of Design. He is a sculptor and artist.

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