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The graveyard book

Author: Neil Gaiman; Chris Riddell
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English
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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.
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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Teen fiction
Ghost stories
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Gaiman; Chris Riddell
ISBN: 9780747569015 0747569010 9780747598848 0747598843 9780747596837 0747596832 9780747594802 0747594805
OCLC Number: 241030526
Awards: Newbery Medal 2009 Winner.
Hugo Award for Best Novel 2009 Winner.
Booktrust Teenage Prize 2009 Winner.
Carnegie Medal 2010 Winner.
Description: 288 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Neil Gaiman ; illustrated by Chris Riddell.

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Brought up by the resident ghosts, ghouls and spectres, Bod has an eccentric childhood learning about life from the dead. But for Bod there is also the danger of the murderer still looking for him -  Read more...

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