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ISBN#9780060530938
BIB ID#1278648
Call# J Gaiman

The graveyard book

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Publisher
New York : HarperCollins Pub., c2008.
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Description
312 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Summary
How Nobody came to the graveyard -- New friend -- Hounds of God -- Witch's headstone -- Danse Macabre -- Interlude: Convocation -- Nobody Owens' school days -- Every man Jack -- Leavings and partings. 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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In this Newbery Medal-winning novel, 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? And then there are being such as ghouls that aren't really one thing or the other.

The Graveyard Book won the Newbery Medal and the Carnegie Medal and is a Hugo Award Winner for Best Novel.

Supports the Common Core State Standards

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