Author(s): Gaiman, Neil
Ten years after its original publication, behold the bewitching anniversary edition of the classic children 's novel The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, printed on luxurious paper, and featuring gorgeous flaps, spellbinding illustrations from Chris Riddell and an exclusive new introduction by Margaret Atwood
WINNER of the 2010 CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL and the 2009 JOHN NEWBERY MEDAL
Every page is crowded with invention, both funny and scary ' PATRICK NESS
A tale of unforgettable enchantment ' NEW YORK TIMES
Nobody Owens, known to his friends as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn 't live in a graveyard, raised and educated by ghosts.
There are dangers and adventures for Bod in the graveyard. But it is in the land of the living that the real danger lurks, for it is there that the man Jack lives -
WINNER OF THE LOCUS YOUNG ADULT AWARD
WINNER OF THE HUGO BEST NOVEL PRIZE
WINNER OF THE BOOKTRUST TEENAGE AWARD
About the author:
Neil Gaiman has written highly acclaimed books for both children and adults and is the first author to have won both the Carnegie and Newbery Medals for the same work The Graveyard Book. Many of his books, including Coraline and Stardust, have been made into films; Neverwhere has been adapted for TV and radio; American Gods has been adapted for TV; and Good Omens is in development as a major TV series. He has also written two amazing episodes of Doctor Who and appeared in The Simpsons as himself.
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Chris Riddell is an award-winning illustrator and acclaimed political cartoonist. He is currently the only artist to have won the Kate Greenaway Medal three times, most recently for his illustrations in Neil Gaiman 's The Sleeper and the Spindle. Chris Riddell was Waterstones Children 's Laureate from 2015 to 2017 and has recently been announced as a BookTrust ambassador. He is the author of the bestselling Goth Girl and Ottoline series and co-creator of the much loved The Edge Chronicles.
Number of Pages: 320
Publication Date: 20181201
Product Form: Paperback / softback
Dimensions (LxWxH): 196 mm130 mm29 mm
Weight: 314 gr