NPR's Back-Seat Book Club for ages 9-14
The first selection in the Back-Seat Book Club is The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, which is perfect for Halloween. It's the story of Nobody Owens, a boy who is normal in every way – except that he has been raised by ghosts in a graveyard.
All you have to do to participate is read the book (it's available from the library in book, audio book and eBook formats, as well as in Spanish) or watch a video of Neil Gaiman reading the book on his website, then submit your comments and questions to NPR. Even if you don't have time to read the book, you can still listen to All Things Considered on Friday, October 28 to see what Neil has to say!
Learn more on the NPR website.
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