|aCoraline /|cNeil Gaiman ; with illustrations by Dave McKean.
|a1st Harper Trophy ed.
|aNew York :|bHarperTrophy,|c2003.
|a162 p. :|bill. ;|c20 cm.
|aOriginally published: New York : HarperCollins, c2002.
|aLooking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others.
This edition of New York Times bestselling and Newbery Medal-winning author Neil Gaiman's modern classic, Coraline--also an Academy Award-nominated film--is enriched with a foreword from the author, a reader's guide, and more.When Coraline steps through a door to find another house strangely similar to her own (only better), things seem marvelous.But there's another mother there, and another father, and they want her to stay and be their little girl. They want to change her and never let her go.Coraline will have to fight with all her wit and courage if she is to save herself and return to her ordinary life.