HOLLYWOOD, CA - MAY 05: Writer Neil Gaiman attends the screening for 'Coraline' during the Entertainment Weekly CapeTown Film Festival Presented By The American Cinematheque & Sponsored By TNT's 'Falling Skies' at the Egyptian Theatre on May 5, 2013 in Hollywood, California.
I will tell you a story so you don’t make my mistake. When your 11-year-old holds up a copy of RL Stine’s Goosebumps and says ‘This is great’, do not say ‘Oh wow, if you like that, try Carrie!’ My daughter still glares if Stephen King’s name comes up.
I will tell you a story so you don’t make my mistake. When your 11-year-old holds up a copy of RL Stine’s Goosebumps and says ‘This is great’, do not say ‘Oh wow, if you like that, try Carrie!’ My daughter still glares if Stephen King’s name comes up.More quotes »
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The Ocean at the End of the Lane
line between a book for adults and one for children is at the best of times unstable. As a writer, Neil Gaiman's always been playing with it, in one way or another. He has had better luck with the porous border when he tries to write books "for all ages." 5:08 PM from Barnes & Noble Review Read more »
The Ocean at the End of the Lane, a 5-Star Read
has been 11 years old for a very long time. A boy who is never given a name; names are very important. As I said above, is Neil Gaiman’s best book yet, possibly ever. It’s length, a scant 177 pages, means it can be devoured in one satisfying and scary gulp. 4:45 PM from 5 Minutes for Books Read more »
Gaiman as a guide
Neil Gaiman has received multiple honors for his stories, books, and comics, including several Hugo Awards, the Newbery Medal, and the Carnegie Medal. But until his 2012 address to the graduating class of the University of the Arts in Philadelphia, he’d never 4:05 PM from Harvard Gazette Read more »
Welcome to Neil Gaiman Day!
things create a bigger buzz across the bookternet than the release of a new Neil Gaiman book. Here at the Riot, Gaiman is one of our favorite writers, so we’ve decided that today, in honor of the release of his new novel The Ocean at the End of the Lane, it’s 1:27 PM from Book Riot Read more »
START HERE: Neil Gaiman
to give motivating and lively 3-4 book sequences for trying out some great authors. So, if you’ve been thinking about trying Neil Gaiman, this is a good place to start. I think I stopped having to explain to people who Neil Gaiman is around the time he was 1:27 PM from Book Riot Read more »