The Selected Works of T. S. Spivet
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A boundary-leaping debut tracing a gifted young map maker's attempt to understand the ways of the world
When twelve-year-old genius cartographer T. S. Spivet receives an unexpected phone call from the Smithsonian announcing he has won the prestigious Baird Award, life as normal--if you consider mapping dinner table conversations normal--is interrupted and a wild cross-country adventure begins, taking T. S. from his family home just north of Divide, Montana, to the museum's hallowed halls.
There are some answers here on the road from Divide and some new questions, too. How does one map the delicate lessons learned about family or communicate the ebbs and flows of heartbreak, loneliness, and love?
Now a major motion picture directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet and starring Kyle Catlett and Helena Bonham Carter.
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Review: The Selected Works of TS SpivetUser Review - Martin - Goodreads
The illustrations in the margins are ingenious, yes, and I don't believe I've ever held a prettier book in my hands. From the cover, the drawings, the colors, it's amazing. And now to the hard part. I ... Read full review
Review: The Selected Works of TS SpivetUser Review - Paul Bryant - Goodreads
You might think that novel readers would be pretty immune to the scourge of looksism (if you haven't got the looks you ism worth my time) which saturates the rest of the entertainment biz. There is ... Read full review