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The graveyard book: Volume 1

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It Takes a Graveyard to Raise a Child.

Nobody Owens, known as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal 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 novel The Graveyard Book to 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.

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Level 3.9, 3 Points
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GN: Graphic Novel 550L
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Grouped Work ID 51845708-9dab-4d7e-050d-e1ec6ab496ed
Grouping Title graveyard book volume 1
Grouping Author russell p craig
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-03-23 23:28:06PM
Last Indexed 2019-03-23 16:04:59PM

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auth_author2 Gaiman, Neil., Hampton, Scott,, Harris, Tony, 1969-, Nowlan, Kevin,, Scott, Stephen B., 1968-, Showman, Galen,, Thompson, Jill, 1966-
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author2-role Gaiman, Neil.Graveyard book, Hampton, Scott,artist., Harris, Tony,1969-artist., Nowlan, Kevin,artist., Scott, Stephen B.,1968-, Showman, Galen,artist., Thompson, Jill,1966-artist.
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subject_facet Cemeteries -- Comic books, strips, etc, Dead -- Comic books, strips, etc, Graphic novels, Orphans -- Comic books, strips, etc
title_display The graveyard book. Volume 1
title_full The Graveyard Book Graphic Novel Volume 1, The graveyard book. Volume 1 / based on the novel by: Neil Gaiman ; adapted by: P. Craig Russell ; illustrated by: Kevin Nowlan, P. Craig Russell, Tony Harris, Scott Hampton, Galen Showman, Jill Thompson, Stephen B. Scott ; colorist: Lovern Kindzierski ; letterer: Rick Parker
title_short The graveyard book
title_sub Volume 1
topic_facet Cemeteries, Comic and Graphic Books, Dead, Fantasy, Graphic novels, Juvenile Fiction, Orphans