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The Graveyard Book

The Graveyard Book

Author: Neil Gaiman; Chris Riddell (Illustrator)
$16.99(AUD)  inc GST
Description

The second paperback edition of a glorious two-volume, full-color graphic novel adaptation of Neil Gaiman's #1 New York Times bestselling and Newbery and Carnegie Medal-winning novel The Graveyard Book, adapted by P. Craig Russell and illustrated by an extraordinary team of renowned artists.


Inventive, chilling, and filled with wonder, Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book reaches new heights in this stunning adaptation. Artists Kevin Nowlan, P. Craig Russell, Galen Showman, Scott Hampton, and David Lafuente lend their own signature styles to create an imaginatively diverse and yet cohesive interpretation of Neil Gaiman's luminous novel.


Volume Two includes Chapter Six through the end of the book.

Promotion info

An astounding novel by hugely popular author Neil Gaiman An astonishingly original blend of fantasy, humour, ghost story and family drama Eight chapters, many dead people and one live boy comprise this original, funny and gripping story

Awards

Winner of Hugo Award: Novel Category 2009 and John Newbery Medal 2009 and Booktrust Teenage Prize 2009. Shortlisted for Kate Greenaway Medal 2010 and Carnegie Medal 2010.

Reviews

'Thrilling, elegant and joyously macabre. You will love it to death' Holly Black, author of The Spiderwick Chronicles 'One of the joys of reading Gaiman is how he subverts our expectations of magic, horror, fantasy and the mundane' The Times 'This brief, dark, savoury adventure deserves to become a modern classic of children's writing' Independent on Sunday 'Suspenseful, well-told and touching' The Sunday Times

Author description

Neil Gaiman is the multi-award-winning and bestselling author of Coraline and Stardust, both of which are major motion films. Neil also writes screenplays for other people's films as well as books for adults and picture books for younger readers. Neil is British and lives in the USA. He travels extensively promoting his books.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780747594802
  • : Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • : Bloomsbury Children's Books
  • : September 2009
  • : 198mm X 129mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Neil Gaiman; Chris Riddell (Illustrator)
  • : Paperback
  • : Children's ed
  • : Chris Riddell
  • : English
  • : 298
  • : Illustrations