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Neil Gaiman

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Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman is the author of the New York Times bestselling A VIEW FROM THE CHEAP SEATS, THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE, THE GRAVEYARD BOOK, CORALINE, NEVERWHERE and the Sandman series of graphic novels, among other works. His fiction has received Newbery, Carnegie, Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy and Will Eisner Awards. His novel AMERICAN GODS will be a TV series airing in 2017. Originally from England, he lives in the United States, where he is a professor at Bard College.

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Books by Neil Gaiman

by Neil Gaiman - Adventure, Children's, Children's 8-12, Classics, Fantasy, Youth Fiction

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. Can a boy raised by ghosts face the wonders and terrors of the worlds of both the living and the dead? And then there are things like ghouls that aren't really one thing or the other.

Written by Neil Gaiman with illustrations by Jill Thompson - Art, Crafts & Hobbies, Fantasy, Fiction
Add your own personal touch to the original art inspired by Newbery Medal-winning and New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman’s stories for children, including: THE GRAVEYARD BOOK; CORALINE; FORTUNATELY, THE MILK; INSTRUCTIONS; and CRAZY HAIR. Each page depicts stunning scenes, quotes, and beloved characters, illustrated by comic luminary Jill Thompson, just waiting for YOU to bring them to life.
 
Written by Neil Gaiman with illustrations from Divya Srinivasan - Culture, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Fiction

A talking tiger is the only one who may be able to get a princess to speak in this beautiful picture book set in a mythic India by the Newbery Medal-winning and New York Times bestselling author of AMERICAN GODS and NORSE MYTHOLOGY, Neil Gaiman, and illustrated in bold colors by Divya Srinivasan.

Written by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by P. Craig Russell - Children's 8-12, Fiction, Graphic Novel, Horror, Magic

Each chapter in this adaptation by P. Craig Russell --- now combined into one splendid volume --- is illustrated by a different luminary from the comic book world, showcasing a variety of styles from a breadth of talent. Together, they bring Neil Gaiman’s Newbery Medal–winning, nationally bestselling novel THE GRAVEYARD BOOK to new life in this gorgeously illustrated graphic novel adaptation.

by Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell - Children's 8-12, Fiction

Odd, a young Viking boy, is left fatherless following a raid, and in his icy, ancient world there is no mercy for an unlucky soul with a crushed foot and no one to protect him. Fleeing to the woods, Odd stumbles upon and releases a trapped bear…and then Odd's destiny begins to change. The eagle, bear, and fox Odd encounters are Norse gods, trapped in animal form by the evil frost giant who has conquered Asgard, the city of the gods. Now our hero must reclaim Thor's hammer, outwit the frost giants and release the gods…

written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Chris Riddell - Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Fiction, Youth Fiction

In this captivating and darkly funny tale, Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell have twisted together the familiar and the new, as well as the beautiful and the wicked, to tell a brilliant version of Snow White's (sort of) and Sleeping Beauty's (almost) stories. This story was originally published (without illustrations) in RAGS & BONES. This is the first time it is being published as an illustrated, stand-alone edition, and the book is a beautiful work of art.

written by Neil Gaiman; read by Julian Rhind-Tutt, Lara Pulver, Niamh Walsh, Adjoa Andoh, Peter Forbes, John Sessions, Michael Maloney, Sean Baker and Jane Collingwood - Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Fiction, Youth Fiction
written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Lorenzo Mattotti - Fairy Tale, Picture

When a woodcutter and his scheming wife abandon Hansel and Gretel in the forest, all hope is lost until they come upon a cottage made of tasty sweets. But the owner is not the kindly old woman she pretends to be. Can Gretel save Hansel from the clutches of a hungry witch? Holly Hobbie's masterful watercolors reach new heights in this spine-tingling rendition of the tale, faithful to the beloved classic.

written by Neil Gaiman illustrated by P. Craig Russell - Graphic Novel, Horror, Supernatural
Inventive, chilling, and filled with wonder, Neil Gaiman's THE GRAVEYARD BOOK reaches new heights in this stunning adaptation. Artists Kevin Nowlan, P. Craig Russell, Galen Showman, Scott Hampton, and David Lafuente lend their own signature styles to create an imaginatively diverse and yet cohesive interpretation of Neil Gaiman's luminous novel.
by Neil Gaiman and P. Craig Russell - Children's, Graphic Novel

Inventive, chilling, and filled with wonder, Neil Gaiman's The Graveyard Book reaches new heights in this stunning adaptation. Artists Kevin Nowlan, P. Craig Russell, Tony Harris, Scott Hampton, Galen Showman, Jill Thompson, and Stephen B. Scott lend their own signature styles to create an imaginatively diverse and yet cohesive interpretation of Neil Gaiman's luminous novel.

Written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Adam Rex - Fiction

Chu, the adorable panda with a great big sneeze, is heading off for his first day of school, and he's nervous. He hopes the other boys and girls will be nice. Will they like him? What will happen at school? And will Chu do what he does best?

by Neil Gaiman - Youth Fiction

Find out just how odd things get in this hilarious story of time travel and breakfast cereal, expertly told by Newbery Medalist and bestselling author Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Skottie Young.

by Neil Gaiman - Graphic Novel

When Coraline steps through a door in her family's new house, she finds another house, strangely similar to her own (only better). At first, things seem marvelous. But there's another mother there and another father, and they want her to stay and be their little girl. They want to change her and never let her go. Coraline will have to fight with all her wit and all the tools she can find if she is to save herself and return to her ordinary life.

This beloved tale has now become a visual feast. Acclaimed artist P. Craig Russell brings Neil Gaiman's enchanting nationally bestselling children's book CORALINE to new life in this gorgeously illustrated graphic novel adaptation.

written by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Dave McKean