How old is Anya in Anya’s Ghost?

Emily Reilly is the main antagonist of the award-winning supernatural graphic novel Anya’s Ghost. She is a ninety-year-old ghost who had died around the same age as the novel’s protagonist, Anya Borzakovskaya.

What age is Anya’s ghost for?

Anya’s Ghost is a 2011 Kirkus Best Teen Books of the Year title. One of School Library Journal’s Best Fiction Books of 2011. One of Horn Book’s Best Fiction Books of 2011. Winner of the 2012 Eisner Award for Best Publication for Young Adults (Ages 12-17).

Is Anya’s ghost appropriate?

Not appropriate for 12 year olds. The age range should be raised to at least 15.

Is Anya’s Ghost scary?

Anya’s Ghost is not only a spooky horror tale, but is a really heart-warming and hilarious novel. It is easy to relate to, and really, really clever. Not forgetting, it is over 200 pages long, but can be enjoyed even if you do not feel like a confident reader, and generally go for the shorter book.

Who is Emily the ghost?

Emily Reilly is the main antagonist of the award-winning supernatural graphic novel Anya’s Ghost. She is a ninety-year-old ghost who had died around the same age as the novel’s protagonist, Anya Borzakovskaya.

What is the theme of Anya ghost?

At it’s heart, I interpreted the main theme of Anya’s Ghost as identity. Anya must make a choice between tradition and assimilation. We see this in what she chooses to eat for breakfast, in her choice to go to church or not, in her choice of friends.

When did Anyas ghost come out?

Anya’s Ghost is a coming-of-age ghost story in graphic novel format. The first book by cartoonist Vera Brosgol, Anya’s Ghost was published on June 7, 2011. In the novel, unpopular Anya befriends the ghost of Emily, a girl around Anya’s age who died 90 years earlier.

What is the plot in Anya’s Ghost?

Anya’s Ghost tells the story of a teenage outsider who blames her Russian immigrant family and friends for her failure to fit in with the crowd at her snobby private school.

Who is the author of Anya’s Ghost?

Spooky, sardonic, and secretly sincere, Anya’s Ghost is a wonderfully entertaining debut graphic novel from author/artist Vera Brosgol. This title has Common Core connections. Anya’s Ghost is a 2011 Kirkus Best Teen Books of the Year title. One of School Library Journal’s Best Fiction Books of 2011.


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