When Coraline moves with her parents to a new house she is fascinated by the fact that their'house'is infact only half of the house! Divided into flats years before there is a brick wall behind a door where once there was a corridor. Coraline being an inquisitive and bored girl opens the door one day to find that the wall has gone and in its place is the corridor and as she wanders down it a nightmare-ish mystery begins that takes Coraline in to the arms of stranger parents and a family that seems almost normal but it just isn't! Can Coraline get out? Can she find her real parents? Is she indeed trapped! A brilliant and suspenseful ghost story by the best-selling author Neil Gaiman.
Der Engländer Neil Gaiman, geb. 1960, arbeitete zunächst in London als Journalist und wurde durch seine Comic-Serie 'Der Sandmann' bekannt. Er lebt seit einigen Jahren mit seiner Familie in den USA, in Minneapolis.