Coraline Summary | GradeSaverThis article includes both the novella book and the graphic novel comic of Coraline as both describe the same story with relatively little differences. The Coraline book was written by Neil Gaiman. First published on February 24th The Coraline graphic novel was adapted by P. Craig Russell and lettered by Todd Klein. First published in
But sometimes he gets a little aecret. I loved the dialog between Coraline and all of the other characters, particularly the cat. One day, Coraline discovers a secret door that leads into a world just like her own. The ghost children implore Coraline to escape and avoid their fate.
Front cover by Dave McKean. Young Adult. Authority control MusicBrainz work: bcee-e29a4dc0. Quotes from Coraline.
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View all 39 comments. Other children are trapped there as well, lost souls behind the mirrors. People have names because they don't know who they are. Not because of the vocabulary. There are children without souls locked in closets.
The titular character's name came from a typo in "Caroline". According to Gaiman, "I had typed the name Caroline, and it came out wrong. I looked at the word Coraline, and knew it was someone's name. I wanted to know what happened to her. Coraline Jones and her parents move into an old house that has been divided into flats.