The Van Gogh Cafe

by Cynthia Rylant

A beloved tale by Cynthia Rylant—now available in paperback.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/EAN: 9780152057503
  • ISBN-10: 0152057501
  • Pages: 64
  • Publication Date: 09/01/2006
  • Carton Quantity: 48

About the book

At the Van Gogh Cafe, anything can happen. Clara's dad owns the cafe, and she's seen it all--from food that cooks by itself to poems that foretell the future. This award-winning collection of vignettes by Newbery medalist Cynthia Rylant is a treat to be relished. So bring your appetite for the unexpected, because at the Van Gogh Cafe, your order of tea and toast comes with a side of magic!

About the author
Cynthia Rylant

Cynthia Rylant is a Newbery medalist and the author of many acclaimed books for young people. She's well known for her popular characters for early readers, including Mr. Putter & Tabby and Henry & Mudge. She lives in the Pacific Northwest.    


"Newbery Medalist Rylant breaks new ground in producing this whimsical tale, dexterously weaving extraordinary events into the fabric of ordinary life."--Publishers Weekly


"Full of uncanny observations and wry wisdom."—The New Yorker