Multcolib Kids Picks: 4th-5th Grade--Get Graphic

The Invention of Hugo Cabret
The Invention of Hugo Cabret A Novel in Words and Pictures By Selznick, Brian (Book - 2007 ) j SELZNICK Available in some locations

Annotation:When twelve-year-old Hugo, an orphan living and repairing clocks within the walls of a Paris train station in 1931, meets a mysterious toyseller and his goddaughter, his undercover life and his biggest secret are jeopardized.

Hamster and Cheese
Hamster and Cheese By Venable, Colleen A. F. (Book - 2010 ) jgn VENABLE 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Sasspants, a guinea pig, reluctantly agrees to act as a private investigator when Hamisher the hamster begs for her help in discovering who is stealing sandwiches from the pet shop's befuddled owner.

Adventures in Cartooning
Adventures in Cartooning By Sturm, James (Book - 2009 ) jgn STURM 2009 Available in some locations

Annotation:The magic drawing elf assists a princess with her drawings as they hunt for dragons and adventure -- not just a great story, but a drawing manual as well!

Jellaby By Soo, Kean (Book - 2008 ) jgn SOO All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 1 on 1 copy

Annotation:Not long after Portia Bennett and her mother move to a new town to start their lives over, Portia discovers a huge purple monster she names Jellaby and enlists the help of fellow student Jason, as she searches for a way to find her new friend's true home.

The Lifesaving Adventure of Sam Deal, Shipwreck Rescuer
The Lifesaving Adventure of Sam Deal, Shipwreck Rescuer By Ransom, Candice F. (Book - 2011 ) jgn RANSOM 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:In 1896, ten-year-old Sam Deal and Ginger, the wild horse he has tamed, assist an all-Black lifesaving crew as they attempt to rescue survivors of a shipwreck off North Carolina's Outer Banks.

Amulet Book 1, The Stonekeeper By Kibuishi, Kazu (Book - 2008 ) jgn KIBUISHI All copies in use. Availability details Holds: 2 on 41 copies

Annotation:After the tragic death of their father, Emily and Navin move with their mother to the home of her deceased great-grandfather, but the strange house proves to be dangerous. Before long, a sinister creature lures the kids' mom through a door in the basement. Em and Navin, desperate not to lose her, follow her into an underground world inhabited by demons, robots, and talking animals.

Babymouse 1, Queen of the World! By Holm, Jennifer L. (Book - 2005 ) jgn HOLM Available in some locations

Annotation:An imaginative young mouse dreams of being queen of the world, but will settle for an invitation to the most popular girl's slumber party.

A Book About Design
A Book About Design Complicated Doesn't Make It Good By Gonyea, Mark (Book - 2005 ) j 745.4 G641b 2005 Available in some locations

Annotation:Design is all about the perception of size, shape and color; simpler is often better. Why is that? This book explains why making something complicated doesn't make it good.

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Formerly known as "comic books," these graphic novels are fun to read. They are less commonly found in audio formats, but more and more are becoming available in ebook formats. Search by the title to see more available formats!


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