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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
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been 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
Newbery medal, 2009.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
286626
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaiman, Neil
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 10 up
  • 820L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG+
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 820
  • 820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 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
  • Dead
  • Cemeteries
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Reading (Middle school)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Graveyard Book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
293, 1,621 pages
Isbn
9780062081551
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The Graveyard Book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
293, 1,621 pages
Isbn
9780062081551
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

Library Locations

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      40.918477 -72.669224
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