The graveyard book
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Published:
New York : HarperCollins Pub., c2008.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st ed.
Physical Desc:
312 pages : ill. ; 22 cm.
Status:
51 copies, 4 people are on the wait list.
Essex Young Adult Fiction
YA GAIMAN
Description

The 10th anniversary edition of The Graveyard Book includes a foreword by Margaret Atwood as well as sketches from the illustrator, handwritten drafts, and Neil Gaiman's Newbery acceptance speech.

IT TAKES A GRAVEYARD TO RAISE A CHILD.

Nobody Owens, known as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn't live in a graveyard, being raised by ghosts, with a guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living nor the dead. There are adventures in the graveyard for a boy--an ancient Indigo Man, a gateway to the abandoned city of ghouls, the strange and terrible Sleer. But if Bod leaves the graveyard, he will be in danger from the man Jack--who has already killed Bod's family.

The Graveyard Book, a modern classic, is the only work ever to win both the Newbery (US) and Carnegie (UK) medals.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780060530945 (pbk), 9780060530921 (trade bdg.), 9780060530938 (lib bdg.)
Accelerated Reader:
MG+
Level 5.1, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
820

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Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Gaiman, N., & McKean, D. (2008). The graveyard book. New York: HarperCollins Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Gaiman, Neil and Dave. McKean. 2008. The Graveyard Book. New York: HarperCollins Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Gaiman, Neil and Dave. McKean, The Graveyard Book. New York: HarperCollins Pub, 2008.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Gaiman, Neil., and Dave McKean. The Graveyard Book. New York: HarperCollins Pub, 2008. Print.

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