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The Resource Coraline, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean

Coraline, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean

Label
Coraline
Title
Coraline
Statement of responsibility
Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Coraline steps through the locked door in her family's new flat, she finds a world which caters to her every whim. When she wants to leave, however, things rapidly change and she must fight a battle of good and evil to save herself
Summary
Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Elizabeth Burr/Worzalla Award (Wisconsin), 2003.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2003
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
082050
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaiman, Neil
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 8 and up
  • Grades 3 and up
  • 740L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 740
  • 740
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Reading level
5.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McKean, Dave
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Courage in girls
  • Child kidnapping victims
  • Soul
  • Busy parents
  • Parallel universes
  • Apartment houses
  • Neighbors
  • Eccentrics and eccentricities
  • Rescues
  • Girls
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Coraline, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Include a section at the end, titled: P.S. with an interview with the author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
162, 16 pages
Isbn
9780061139376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Coraline, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Publication
Copyright
Note
Include a section at the end, titled: P.S. with an interview with the author
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
162, 16 pages
Isbn
9780061139376
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      71 Monell Avenue, Islip, NY, 11751, US
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      40.884981 -73.253433
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