Awards & Distinctions for The Invention of Hugo Cabret

The Invention of Hugo Cabret has garnered awards and distinctions from numerous publications and organizations.

  • 2008 Randolph Caldecott Medal Winner
  • National Book Award Finalist
  • #1 New York Times Bestseller
  • An American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults
  • USA Today Bestseller
  • #1 BookSense Bestseller
  • A New York Times Best Illustrated Book of 2007
  • A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2007
  • A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2007
  • A New York Public Library Best Book for Reading and Sharing
  • An American Library Association Notable Children’s Book
  • A 2007 Quill Award Winner (Children’s Chapter/Middle Grade category)
  • Published in 32 countries to date