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The Graveyard Book

The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman

Bod is an unusual boy who inhabits an unusual place-he’s the only living resident of a graveyard. Raised from infancy by the ghosts, werewolves, and other cemetery denizens, Bod has learned the antiquated customs of his guardians’ time as well as their timely ghostly teachings-like the ability to Fade. 83 more words


Norse Mythology

by Neil Gaiman

ISBN 978-0-393-60909-7

“There were things Thor did when something went wrong. The first thing he did was ask himself if what had happened was Loki’s fault. 887 more words

Neil Gaiman

Hot Milky Tea

I’ve been feeling so unsettled lately. The horror of DT’s first month reminds me of those other DTs – not that I’ve had them, mind you, but I’ve seen people in the throes of delirium tremens and it isn’t pretty. 615 more words


The Ambiguity of Belated Book Sequels: Neil Gaiman and Philip Pullman

When an author finishes a book or a series, I consider it done. I read the book(s) with the understanding that the story is complete. Even if I adore the narrative and characters, I don’t typically feel a burning desire for more. 265 more words


Neil Gaiman - American Gods

How can one both hate and love a book? Well, that’s the case for me with “American Gods” by Neil Gaiman (ISBN 0747263744; 635p.; … 317 more words


Norse Mythology - Neil Gaiman

Introducing an instant classic―master storyteller Neil Gaiman presents a dazzling version of the great Norse myths.

Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. 212 more words


An Evening with Neil Gaiman - Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, 15th February

Last week, one of my dreams came true.

Last week, I went to see Neil Gaiman…

I first became entwined in Neil’s writing when I picked up the book that told the tale of a young man named Tristan Thorn who embarked on a voyage to find and retrieve a fallen star for his dearly beloved, Victoria. 471 more words