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The Resource The graveyard book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean

The graveyard book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean

Label
The graveyard book
Title
The graveyard book
Statement of responsibility
Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After the grisly murder of his entire family, a toddler wanders into a graveyard where the ghosts and other supernatural residents agree to raise him as one of their own
Summary
Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2009
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2008
  • Carnegie Medal, 2010.
  • Garden State Teen Book Award (New Jersey), Fiction (Grades 6-8), 2011.
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2009.
  • Indies' Choice Book Awards, Best Indie Young Adult Buzz Book, 2009.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 6-8, 2010.
  • Locus Young Adult Book Award, 2009.
  • Newbery Medal, 2009.
  • USBBY Outstanding International Book, 2009.
  • Wisconsin Library Association Children's Book Awards: Elizabeth Burr/Worzalla Award, 2009.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
286626
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
820
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The graveyard book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9780060530921
Lccn
2008013860
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o179806700
  • (OCoLC)179806700
Label
The graveyard book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9780060530921
Lccn
2008013860
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o179806700
  • (OCoLC)179806700

Library Locations

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