Author & Illustrator

Chris Van Allsburg

Biography

Chris Van Allsburg is the winner of two Caldecott Medals, for Jumanji and The Polar Express, as well as the recipient of a Caldecott Honor Book for The Garden of Abdul Gasazi. The author and illustrator of numerous picture books for children, he has also been awarded the Regina Medal for lifetime achievement in children’s literature. In 1982, Jumanji was nominated for a National Book Award and in 1996, it was made into a popular feature film. Chris Van Allsburg is a former instructor at the Rhode Island School of Design. Visit him at chrisvanallsburg.com.

The Widow's Broom
The Polar Express
Jumanji
Zathura
Widow's Broom
Two Bad Ants
The Z Was Zapped: A Play in Twenty-Six Acts
The Stranger
The Mysteries of Harris Burdick
The Wreck of the Zephyr

Most Popular Chris Van Allsburg Books

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Book Stats

12
Authored
9
Illustrated
0
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All Chris Van Allsburg Books

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5.8
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$18.99$17.66
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The Polar Express
6.4
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$19.99$18.59
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Jumanji
5.5
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$18.99$17.66
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Zathura
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$18.99$17.66
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Widow's Broom
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$18.95$17.62
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Two Bad Ants
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$18.95$17.62
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The Z Was Zapped: A Play in Twenty-Six Acts
Physical book
$18.95$17.62
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The Stranger
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$18.95$17.62
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The Mysteries of Harris Burdick
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$18.95$17.62
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The Wreck of the Zephyr
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$18.95$17.62
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Ben's Dream
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$18.99$17.66
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The Garden of Abdul Gasazi
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$18.95$17.62

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