The Graveyard Book, Neil Gaiman

Bod is a short form for the name ‘Nobody’. He is just a normal boy but has an interesting upbringing. Bod is raised and educated by ghosts, with a solitary guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living nor of the dead. As a curious toddler, he climbs…

When You Reach Me, Rebecca Stead

Miranda lives with her single mother who has a nice boyfriend, Richard. Miranda has a best friend called Sal who she knew since she was a small child. They walk back home together everyday. They already familiar with the neighbourhood such as crazy guy on the corner that they need…

Fortunately, the Milk, Neil Gaiman

The story begins in the kitchen with two kids want to have breakfast cereal. Unfortunately, they are out of milk. Their father goes to the corner shop to buy more milk so they can have cereal and also for his tea. It takes extremely long for their father to return…

What the Witch Left, Ruth Chew

This is a simple story about two girls who find several items from a drawer in an old chest. The drawer contains a little round mirror with a tarnished silver frame, a long bathrobe with a hood, a pair of gloves, a pair of red rubber boots and an old…