The Graveyard Book, by Neil Gaiman

4 stars

The book starts with a flashback. A dark flashback. A man named Jack killed a family with a knife. The baby crawls out the front door and escapes. The baby crawls to the graveyard where Mr. and Mrs. Owens find thee baby.They keep the baby safe from Jack and raise it. Silas is the baby’s (whose name is Nobody Owens) guardian. He is able to go between the world of the living and the dead. Nobody is allowed to leave the graveyard, and being that he’s part ghost now he can turn invisible whenever he wants to.

Student, Grade 10