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Coraline

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In Olive's third adventure, what lurks below the house could be as dangerous as what's hidden inside . . .

Some terrifying things have happened to Olive in the old stone house, but none as scary as starting junior high. Or so she thinks. When she plummets through a hole in her backyard, though, she realizes two things that may change her mind: First, the wicked Annabelle McMartin is back. Second, there's a secret underground that unlocks not one but two of Elsewhere's biggest, most powerful, most dangerous forces yet. But with the house's guardian cats acting suspicious, her best friend threatening to move away, and her ally Morton starting to rebel, Olive isn't sure where to turn. Will she figure it out in time? Or will she be lured into Elsewhere, and trapped there for good?

Synopsis:

When Coraline explores her new home, she steps through a door and into another house just like her own . . . except that it's different. It's a marvelous adventure until Coraline discovers that there's also another mother and another father in the house. They want Coraline to stay with them and be their little girl. They want to keep her forever!

Coraline must use all of her wits and every ounce of courage in order to save herself and return home.

About the Author

Neil Gaiman is the author of the New York Times bestselling children's book Coraline and of the picture books The Wolves in the Walls and The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish, illustrated by Dave McKean. He wrote the script for the film MirrorMask and is also the author of critically acclaimed and award-winning novels and short stories for adults, as well as the Sandman series of graphic novels. Among his many awards are the World Fantasy Award, the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award, and the Bram Stoker Award. Originally from England, Gaiman now lives in the United States.

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elhendricks, January 19, 2012 (view all comments by elhendricks)
This book was a fun read. Coraline is a brave heroine and a model to little girls everywhere. I wish I had read it as a child.
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780061649691
Author:
Gaiman, Neil
Publisher:
HarperFestival
Illustrator:
McKean, Dave
Author:
West, Jacqueline
Author:
Rogers, Kenny
Author:
Gaiman, Nei
Author:
by Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean
Author:
L
Author:
McKean, Dave
Subject:
Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic
Subject:
Fantasy & Magic
Subject:
Supernatural
Subject:
Horror stories
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Children s-Science Fiction and Fantasy
Subject:
Family - Parents
Edition Description:
Merchandise
Series:
The Books of Elsewhere
Series Volume:
The Books of Elsewhe
Publication Date:
20081028
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
from 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
YES
Pages:
176
Dimensions:
10 x 8 x 0.25 in 13.68 oz
Age Level:
08-UP

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Product details 176 pages HarperEntertainment - English 9780061649691 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , When Coraline explores her new home, she steps through a door and into another house just like her own . . . except that it's different. It's a marvelous adventure until Coraline discovers that there's also another mother and another father in the house. They want Coraline to stay with them and be their little girl. They want to keep her forever!

Coraline must use all of her wits and every ounce of courage in order to save herself and return home.

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