A young toddler wanders away from his home during the night as a killer has murdered his family. He toddles up the street to the old graveyard with the killer on his trail. The residents of the graveyard sensing danger, hide the toddler from the killer and raise him. Nobody (Bod) Owens has the protection of the graveyard and its residents. The ghosts assign Bod parents and guardians, who teach him what they know and keep him away from the killer who is still searching for Bod. The Graveyard Book is a magical and thrilling read. Come check it out.