Tag - Neil Gaiman

The Graveyard Book Dessert Challenge!

When it comes to The Neil‘s fantastic book, The Graveyard Book, there are many running themes. There’s growing up. There’s going out into the world. There’s family. And…there’s dessert. No, seriously. It...

Top 5 Comics That Get Magic Right

Friends, please welcome Wolven to our cast of characters around here. He’s constantly going off on various subjects on his Twitter account, including magic, so I invited him to come and deliver a thesis on pop culture and...

Win Coraline on DVD!

So we’ve been fans of Coraline since way back. And the movie was fantastic. And now it’s hitting DVD thanks to Universal Home Entertainment…and they shot us a copy of the single-disc DVD to give away. It hits next week on...

John Cleese and Snake

Stuff: Python Reunion, Hold the Cleese

To paraphrase Lewis Carroll, we give you the stuff you need to know. When we get to the end of that, we stop. Enjoy. It’s an almost Monty Python reunion as everybody but John Cleese is on hand for when Not The Messiah (He’s A...

Gaiman’s Video Audiobook of The...

We’ve talked before about how Neil Gaiman is a great reader. It’s not just his cool accent, it’s the way he gives his characters distinct voices (“he do the book in different voices”) and knows just where to put...

Headsup: Blueberry Girl Show in NYC

The Neil twittered this earlier in the evening. Apparently at Books of Wonder in NYC this coming Saturday, March 7th, there’s an appearance by both he and artist Charles Vess in support of their upcoming picture book, Blueberry Girl...

Coraline (2009) – Widge’s Movie...

Written by: Henry Selick, based on the book by Neil GaimanDirected by: Henry SelickStarring: Dakota Fanning, Teri Hatcher, John Hodgman, Keith David, Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French, Ian McShane My Advice: Don’t miss it Coraline (voiced...