The graveyard book

Russell, P. Craig.

New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]

188 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 24 cm.

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The first volume of a two-volume graphic novel adaptation of Neil Gaiman's The graveyard book, in which the orphan Bod, short for Nobody, is taken in by the inhabitants of a graveyard as a child of eighteen months and raised lovingly and carefully by the community of ghosts and otherworldly creatures. But Bod must remain in the graveyard, for leaving it could mean his death at the hands of a man named Jack--the man who murdered Bod's family.

Lexile: GN 550L

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1 copy available at Boynton Middle School

ISBN:

978-0-06-219481-7 (trade)

ISBN:

978-0-06-219481-7

Dewey Class No:

741.5/973 23

Author:

Russell, P. Craig.

Title:

The graveyard book. Volume 1 / based on the novel by Neil Gaiman ; adapted by P. Craig Russell ; illustrated by Kevin Nowlan, P. Craig Russell, Tony Harris, Scott Hampton, Galen Showman [and two others].

Edition:

1st ed.

Publisher:

New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]

Physical:

188 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 24 cm.

Notes:

"Two-v. graphic novel adaptation. v. one contains Chapter One through the Interlude, while v. Two includes Chapter Six to the end"--Dust jacket.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, July 2014

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, May 2014

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly, May 2014

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, April 2014

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred

Citation/Refs:

Pub Weekly

Summary:

The first volume of a two-volume graphic novel adaptation of Neil Gaiman's The graveyard book, in which the orphan Bod, short for Nobody, is taken in by the inhabitants of a graveyard as a child of eighteen months and raised lovingly and carefully by the community of ghosts and otherworldly creatures. But Bod must remain in the graveyard, for leaving it could mean his death at the hands of a man named Jack--the man who murdered Bod's family.

Target Audience:

550 Lexile

Target Audience:

GN Lexile.

Subject:

Gaiman, Neil--Adaptations--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Gaiman, Neil--Adaptations.

Subject:

Gaiman, Neil--Adaptations.

Subject:

Dead--Comic books, strips, etc.--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Supernatural--Comic books, strips, etc.--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Cemeteries--Comic books, strips, etc.--Juvenile fiction.

Subject:

Dead--Fiction.

Subject:

Supernatural--Fiction.

Subject:

Cemeteries--Fiction.

Subject:

Occultism--Fiction.

Subject:

Cartoons and comics.

Subject:

Death--Comic books, strips, etc.--Fiction.

Subject:

Cemeteries--Comic books, strips, etc.--Fiction.

Subject:

Supernatural graphic novels.

Subject:

Occult fiction.

Subject:

Comic books, strips, etc.

Subject:

Graphic novels.

Subject:

Occult fiction.

Subject:

Graphic novels.

AE:PersName:

Nowlan, Kevin, ill.

AE:PersName:

Harris, Tony, 1969-, ill.

AE:PersName:

Adaptation of: Gaiman, Neil. Graveyard book.

Call:

GN RUS

Link:

Cover image

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Author photo

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