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Bout of Books 11 Update-- Sunday

So, I haven’t done much today.

I was going to go to the library. I want to pick up an audio copy of Coraline by Neil Gaiman. 70 more words


Coraline gloves

Time to prepare for autumn. I have finally finished the Coraline gloves I begun in February.

I love this time of year. Summer nights are longer and cooler, nature begins its preparation for the new season. 230 more words


Fairy Tales are More than True...

Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.

- Neil Gaiman (Coraline)


"The Boxtrolls" --- First Trailer

It’s taken a long time to get here, but The Boxtrolls will finally make their film debut on 26 September 2014.  The film comes from Laika, the stop-motion animation studio that brought us the films… 83 more words

Coming Attractions

Costuming Coraline

As a longtime fan of Coraline, I jumped at the opportunity to design the costumes for the Chicago/Midwest premiere of the musical! The story presented several unique design challenges, and my goal was to find the balance between honoring the source material, presenting a unique vision, and not driving the actors completely insane. 611 more words

Coraline - Neil Gaiman

Coraline is just a normal girl, but when she moves into her new flat it all changes. . . (not her but her life!!)

When they start to move their stuff in, Coraline goes exploring the block of flats she meets Miss Spink and Miss Forcible, they invite her in so they can read her tea leaves. 105 more words

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