Book Summary

    In this Newbery Medal-winning novel, Bod is an unusual boy who inhabits an unusual place—he's the only living resident of a graveyard. Raised from infancy by the ghosts, werewolves, and other cemetery denizens, Bod has learned the antiquated customs of his guardians' time as well as their ghostly teachings—such as the ability to Fade so mere mortals cannot see him.
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    Author

    Neil Gaiman

    Year Published

    2008

    Categories

    8-12, adventure, Award Winning, Boys, English, Girls, in corpus, Young Adult

    ISBN 13

    9780060530945

    Profanity

    low

    Sexuality

    none

    Violence

    mild

    Goodreads Rating

    4.11

    # Ratings

    290194

    # of Words

Book Summary

In this Newbery Medal-winning novel, Bod is an unusual boy who inhabits an unusual place—he's the only living resident of a graveyard. Raised from infancy by the ghosts, werewolves, and other cemetery denizens, Bod has learned the antiquated customs of his guardians' time as well as their ghostly teachings—such as the ability to Fade so mere mortals cannot see him.
(summary from amazon.com)