The Graveyard Book
by Neil Gaiman
There is a murder. A baby boy escapes. He is taken in by the inhabitants of the graveyard across the street. He is loved and protected. But something is looking for the boy who got away. This book will hold you until the last minute! A must read.
If you love the Harry Potter books and want a new book, try The Graveyard Book.
Tackk it up!
Neil Gaiman, also the author of Coraline, was born in the UK, but lives now in the United States. He has won many wards and his work crosses genres. He is the winner of the Newberry for The Graveyard Book. He was a prolific reader as a child and credit librarians with making him who he is today. His newest work for younger readers is Blueberry Girl. Neil is also a graphic novelist. He was one of the first authors to start a blog to communicate with his readers.