The Wolves in the Walls (Paperback)
HarperCollins, 9780380810956, 56pp.
Publication Date: July 26, 2005
Lucy hears sneaking, creeping,
coming from inside
She is sure there are
wolves living in
of her house.
Praise For The Wolves in the Walls…
“Gaiman’s text rings with energetic confidence and an inviting tone. McKean expertly matches the tale’s funny-scary mood.”
“Gaiman has one creepy imagination. Hand this to a jaded third or fourth-grader and watch their eyes get big.”
“This is a picture book for the twenty-first century child: visually and emotionally sophisticated, accessible, and inspired.”
“Children will delight in the “scary, creepy” tone and in the brave behavior displayed by the intrepid young heroine.”
“Madly inventive, madly funny. Some will find it creepy; for the rest it will offer the sustaining jam of life.”
“Spectacular…atmospheric, sinister, scary, and funny…This is a book for cool kids who will grow up to be fearless.”
“Gaiman, with regular collaborator Dave McKean, suffuses this sumptuous story with a night-light-worthy creepiness.”