The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

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WINNER of the 2010 Cilip Carnegie Medal, the Newbery Medal and the Booktrust Teenage Book Prize 2009, and shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award Stunningly illustrated by Chris Riddell, who brings the ghouls, ghosts and hero wonderfully to life in this fantastic ghost adventure story, laced with menace and humour
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When a baby escapes a murderer intent on killing the entire family, who would have thought it would find safety and security in the local graveyard? 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 - after all, he is the last remaining member of the family. A stunningly original novel deftly constructed over eight chapters, featuring every second year of Bod's life, from babyhood to adolescence. Will Bod survive to be a man?

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SKU GOR001966660
Title The Graveyard Book
Author By (author) Neil Gaiman
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Year Published 2009
Number of Pages 304
ISBN 10 0747594805
ISBN 13 9780747594802
Edition N/A
Prizes Winner of John Newbery Medal 2009. Winner of Hugo Award: Novel Category 2009. Winner of Booktrust Teenage Prize 2009. Shortlisted for Carnegie Medal 2010.
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Description

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When a baby escapes a murderer intent on killing the entire family, who would have thought it would find safety and security in the local graveyard? 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 - after all, he is the last remaining member of the family. A stunningly original novel deftly constructed over eight chapters, featuring every second year of Bod's life, from babyhood to adolescence. Will Bod survive to be a man?
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001966660
Title The Graveyard Book
Author By (author) Neil Gaiman
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Year Published 2009
Number of Pages 304
ISBN 10 0747594805
ISBN 13 9780747594802
Edition N/A
Prizes Winner of John Newbery Medal 2009. Winner of Hugo Award: Novel Category 2009. Winner of Booktrust Teenage Prize 2009. Shortlisted for Carnegie Medal 2010.
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No