The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel: Volume 1

by Neil Gaiman
Illustrator P. Craig Russell

HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS | July 7, 2014 | Hardcover

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It Takes a Graveyard to Raise a Child.

Nobody Owens, known as Bod, is a normal boy. He would becompletelynormal if he didn't live in a graveyard, being raised by ghosts, with a guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living nor the dead.

There are adventures in the graveyard for a boy-an ancient Indigo Man, a gateway to the abandoned city of ghouls, the strange and terrible Sleer. But if Bod leaves the graveyard, he will be in danger from the man Jack-who has already killed Bod's family.

Each chapter in this adaptation by P. Craig Russell is illustrated by a different luminary from the comic book world, showcasing a variety of styles from a breadth of talent. Together, they bring Neil Gaiman's award-winning, nationally bestselling novelThe Graveyard Bookto new life in this gorgeously illustrated two-volume graphic novel adaptation.

Volume One contains Chapter One through the Interlude, while Volume Two includes Chapter Six to the end.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 192 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 0.77 in

Published: July 7, 2014

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 006219481X

ISBN - 13: 9780062194817

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The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel: Volume 1

The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel: Volume 1

by Neil Gaiman
Illustrator P. Craig Russell

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 192 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 0.77 in

Published: July 7, 2014

Publisher: HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERS

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 006219481X

ISBN - 13: 9780062194817

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It Takes a Graveyard to Raise a Child.

Nobody Owens, known as Bod, is a normal boy. He would becompletelynormal if he didn't live in a graveyard, being raised by ghosts, with a guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living nor the dead.

There are adventures in the graveyard for a boy-an ancient Indigo Man, a gateway to the abandoned city of ghouls, the strange and terrible Sleer. But if Bod leaves the graveyard, he will be in danger from the man Jack-who has already killed Bod's family.

Each chapter in this adaptation by P. Craig Russell is illustrated by a different luminary from the comic book world, showcasing a variety of styles from a breadth of talent. Together, they bring Neil Gaiman's award-winning, nationally bestselling novelThe Graveyard Bookto new life in this gorgeously illustrated two-volume graphic novel adaptation.

Volume One contains Chapter One through the Interlude, while Volume Two includes Chapter Six to the end.

About the Author

Neil Gaiman is the #1New York Timesbestselling author of more than twenty books for readers of all ages, and the recipient of numerous literary awards, including the Shirley Jackson Award and the Locus Award for Best Novelette for his story "The Truth Is a Cave in the Black Mountains." Originally from England, he now lives in America.

Editorial Reviews

"This adaptation celebrates friendship, loyalty, and family with similar humor and aplomb." (School Library Journal)