Chris Power reported the following capsule review of Coraline in the 11 October Times:

CORALINE BY NEIL GAIMAN Bloomsbury Children’s, Pounds 5.99 Pounds 5.09 (99p)

Despite my curmudgeonly resistance to crossover fiction, I dropped my guard for Coraline, another vivid spark from Gaiman’s devilish imagination. This tale of a young girl who makes a strange discovery down a secret passageway takes its prompting from the Grimms and their liking of nasty thrills.

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