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
An orphaned boy is raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard
Summary
Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard
Theme
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
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
286626
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaiman, Neil
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McKean, Dave
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dead
  • Cemeteries
  • Orphans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The graveyard book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Link
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
Booktrailer
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9780060530921
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2008013860
Note
FANTASY
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)179806700
Label
The graveyard book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Link
<iframe width=560 height=315 src=http://www.youtube.com/embed/P_UUVwTaemk?rel=0 frameborder=0 ></iframe>
Publication
Note
Booktrailer
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
312 p.
Isbn
9780060530921
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2008013860
Note
FANTASY
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)179806700

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