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Title: CORALINE
By: Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean (Illus)
Format: Paperback

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ISBN 10: 0747562105
ISBN 13: 9780747562108
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Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
Pub. date: 1 October, 2003
Pages: 192
Description: When a girl ventures through a hidden door she finds a secret world with shocking similarities to her own.
Synopsis: "Sometimes funny, always creepy, genuinely moving, this marvellous spine-chiller will appeal to readers from nine to ninety." - "Books for Keeps". "I was looking forward to "Coraline", and I wasn't disappointed. In fact, I was enthralled. This is a marvellously strange and scary book." - Philip Pullman, "Guardian". "If any writer can get the guys to read about the girls, it should be Neil Gaiman. His new novel "Coraline" is a dreamlike adventure. For all its gripping nightmare imagery, this is actually a conventional fairy story with a moral." - "Daily Telegraph". Stephen King once called Neil Gaiman 'a treasure-house of stories' and, in this wonderful novel, which has been likened to both "Alice in Wonderland" and the "Narnia Chronicles", we get to see Neil at his storytelling best.
Key Stage: UK School Key Stage 2
Illustrations: Illustrations
Publication: UK
Imprint: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Prizes: Winner of British Science Fiction Association Award for Best Short Fiction Winner of British Science Fiction Association Award (Best Short Fiction) 2003
Returns: Returnable
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