Tuesday, February 09, 2010
The Graveyard Book
a children's book. i really like it though.
bout a boy whose family got murdered, how he was brought up in the graveyard by ghosts. what's not to like bout a story like that?
it's by neil gaiman, author of Sandman.
The Graveyard Book is a children's fantasy novel by British-born author Neil Gaiman. The story is about a boy named Nobody Owens who, after his family is killed by a mysterious man, is subsequently adopted and raised by the occupants of an old graveyard. Gaiman's first full-length children's novel since the bestselling and widely acclaimed Coraline, The Graveyard Book won the 2009 Hugo and Newbery Awards, as well as a Locus Award for best YA novel. It was also shortlisted for the World Fantasy and Locus Awards for Best Science Fiction Novel.