Coraline [Extended Excerpt]
by Neil Gaiman
In Coraline's family's new flat are twenty-one windows and fourteen doors. Thirteen of the doors open and close. The fourteenth is locked, and on the other side is only a brick wall, until the day Coraline unlocks the door to find a passage to another flat in another house just like her own. Only it's different.... At first, things seem marvelous in the other flat. The food is better. The toy box is filled with wind-up angels that flutter around the bedroom, books whose pictures writhe and crawl... more info>> (Published: 2002) Hugo Award Nominee
Words: 5522 - Reading Time: 15-22 min.
Category: Science Fiction
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