The graveyard book
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Contributors:
McKean, Dave, illustrator.
Published:
New York, N.Y. : HarperCollins, c2008.
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
307 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Lexile measure:
820L
Status:
Description

The original hardcover edition of a perennial favorite, The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, which has sold more than one million copies and is the only novel to win both the Newbery Medal and the Carnegie Medal.

Bod is an unusual boy who inhabits an unusual place--he's the only living resident of a graveyard. Raised from infancy by the ghosts, werewolves, and other cemetery denizens, Bod has learned the antiquated customs of his guardians' time as well as their ghostly teachings--such as the ability to Fade so mere mortals cannot see him.

Can a boy raised by ghosts face the wonders and terrors of the worlds of both the living and the dead?

The Graveyard Book is the winner of the Newbery Medal, the Carnegie Medal, the Hugo Award for best novel, the Locus Award for Young Adult novel, the American Bookseller Association's "Best Indie Young Adult Buzz Book," a Horn Book Honor, and Audio Book of the Year.

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Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780060530921 , 9780060530938 (lib bdg.)
Lexile measure:
820

Notes

Description
Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard.
Awards
Hugo Award, 2009; Newbery Medal, 2009.
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APA Citation (style guide)

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

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

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

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

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

MLA Citation (style guide)

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

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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