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
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
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.
  • CILIP Carnegie Medal
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
286626
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaiman, Neil
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
820
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • MG+
  • MG+
  • Grades 5-8
  • 6-8
LC call number
  • PZ7.G1273
  • PR6057.A319
LC item number
  • Gr 2008
  • G73 2008
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
820
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Reading level
  • 5.1
  • 5.1
  • 5.1.
  • 5.1
  • 5.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McKean, Dave
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Accelerated Reader AR-ATOS
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dead
  • Cemeteries
  • Orphans
  • Dead
  • Supernatural
  • Cemeteries
  • Orphans
  • Cemeteries
  • Dead
  • Orphans
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The graveyard book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Awarded Newbery Medal, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How Nobody came to the graveyard -- The new friend -- The hounds of God -- The witch's headstone -- Danse Macabre -- Interlude: The convocation -- Nobody Owens' school days -- Every man Jack -- Leavings and partings
Control code
ocn179806700
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9780060530938
Lccn
2008013860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99958406095
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)179806700
Label
The graveyard book, Neil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Awarded Newbery Medal, 2009
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
How Nobody came to the graveyard -- The new friend -- The hounds of God -- The witch's headstone -- Danse Macabre -- Interlude: The convocation -- Nobody Owens' school days -- Every man Jack -- Leavings and partings
Control code
ocn179806700
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9780060530938
Lccn
2008013860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99958406095
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)179806700

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