David Almond’s Printz Honor–winning novel is a captivating modern classic.
Ten-year-old Michael was looking forward to moving into a new house. But now his baby sister is ill, his parents are frantic, and Doctor Death has come to call. Michael feels helpless. Then he steps into the crumbling garage. . . . What is this thing beneath the spiderwebs and dead flies? A human being, or a strange kind of beast never before seen? The only person Michael can confide in is his new friend, Mina. Together they carry the creature out into the light, and Michael’s world changes forever. . . .
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Review: Skellig (Skellig #1)User Review - Atal Sundararaman - Goodreads
I love this mystery book, because sometimes, the story gets me excited on what is happening and not a lot of books have done that to me. Sure there was some minor swearing in the book. But that gets me excited and I get to feel the emotion of the story. Read full review
Review: Skellig (Skellig #1)User Review - Liz Engstrom - Goodreads
Okay...reads like every other English-author YA novel -- outcast child in a creepy home, meets a creepy grown up with something unusual about them; learns lesson from said creeper. I had to finish it ... Read full review