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Mysterious and mesmerizing, this graphic novel-within-a-novel pairs the extraordinary prose of Almond with the visual genius of McKean, for a tale of a boy who writes about being terrorized by a bully--a story with a life of its own.Candlewick Press

About the Author

David Almond, the author of MY DAD'S A BIRDMAN, illustrated by Polly Dunbar, is known worldwide for his novels SKELLIG, KIT'S WILDERNESS, HEAVEN EYES, and THE FIRE EATERS. The winner of a Carnegie Medal and a Michael L. Printz Award, he lives in Northumberland, England.

Dave McKean is the illustrator of the children's books CORALINE, THE DAY I SWAPPED MY DAD FOR TWO GOLDFISH, and THE WOLVES IN THE WALLS (a NEW YORK TIMES Best Illustrated Children's Book of the Year), all by Neil Gaiman. He also created art for Neil Gaiman's series THE SANDMAN and designs for two Harry Potter films. He lives in Kent, England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780763639327
Author:
Almond, David
Publisher:
Candlewick Press (MA)
Illustrator:
McKean, Dave
Author:
McKean, Dave
Subject:
Comics & Graphic Novels - General
Subject:
Social Issues - Bullying
Subject:
Death
Subject:
Cartoons and comics
Subject:
Comics & Graphic Novels
Subject:
Authorship
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
graphic novel;fiction;death;grief;writing;bullies;ya;bullying;children s;young adult;loss;family;graphic;middle school;bully
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20081031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 6
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4-COLOR
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
8.54x6.52x.50 in. .77 lbs.
Age Level:
11-17

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Product details 80 pages Candlewick Press (MA) - English 9780763639327 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Mysterious and mesmerizing, this graphic novel-within-a-novel pairs the extraordinary prose of Almond with the visual genius of McKean, for a tale of a boy who writes about being terrorized by a bully--a story with a life of its own.Candlewick Press
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