Neil Richard MacKinnon Gaiman (/ ˈ ɡ eɪ m ən /; born Neil Richard Gaiman, 10 November ) is an English author of short fiction, novels, comic books, graphic novels, nonfiction, audio theatre, and xank.cavosboig.site works include the comic book series The Sandman and novels Stardust, American Gods, Coraline, and The Graveyard xank.cavosboig.site has won numerous awards, including the Hugo, Genre: Fantasy, horror, science fiction, dark fantasy, . Neil Gaiman autographing a copy of Coraline, National Book Fair, Washington, D.C., Active period: –present. Neil Gaiman became the author of Britain’s favourite book today, as his contemporary fantasy The Ocean at the End of the Lane was named Specsavers Book of the Year for Neil was crowned overall victor by the public in a vote comprising of winners from all ten categories from this year’s Specsavers National Book Awards. Neil Gaiman is the New York Times bestselling creator of the hugely popular and groundbreaking Sandman comics series, which garnered numerous Eisner Awards, a Hugo award, the Bram Stoker Award, and has been published in over a dozen languages. It the first comic book to ever receive literary recognition when it won the World Fantasy Award for. His children's books include the international best-selling novel "Coraline" (), a winner of the Bram Stoker Award and the Hugo Award. His latest novel for young readers is "The Graveyard Book" (HarperCollins, September ). He lives near Minneapolis. Previous National Book Festival Appearances. Book Festival Webcast; Book. WINNER OF THE SPECSAVERS NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS BOOK OF THE YEAR The Ocean at the End of the Lane is the bestselling magical novel from Neil Gaiman, one of the most brilliant storytellers of our generation and author of the epic novel American Gods, and the much-loved Sandman series. 'Possibly Gaiman's most lyrical, scary and. Oct 05, · —Washington Post Book World Fragile Things is a sterling collection of exceptional tales from Neil Gaiman, multiple award-winning (the Hugo, Bram Stoker, Newberry, and Eisner Awards, to name just a few), #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Graveyard Book, Anansi Boys, Coraline, and the groundbreaking Sandman graphic/5(). Jan 27, · Gaiman Wins Newbery For 'The Graveyard Book' Fantasy writer Neil Gaiman is on a roll. He just received a Newbery Medal for his story, The Graveyard Book, about an unusual boy named Bod who's. Neil Gaiman's award-winning novella The Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountains is a haunting story of family, the otherworld, and a search for Buy Book Arrow Icon. Dec 27, · Neil Gaiman's The Ocean at the End of the Lane has been voted 's Book of the Year, winning the public vote "by a considerable margin". Gaiman's fantasy novel beat fellow National Book Award. Together, they bring Neil Gaiman’s award-winning, nationally bestselling novel The Graveyard Book to new life in this gorgeously illustrated single-volume graphic novel adaptation. There are adventures in the graveyard for a boy, and if Bod leaves, he will be in danger from the man Jack—who has already killed Bod’s family. For more than 20 years, Neil Gaiman has been a top writer of modern comics and a best-selling novelist. His work has appeared in translation in more than 19 countries, and nearly all of his novels, graphic and otherwise, have been optioned for films. He was the creator-writer of the monthly cult DC Comics series Sandman, which won many awards, including a World Fantasy . His children's books include the international best-selling novel "Coraline" (), a winner of the Bram Stoker Award and the Hugo Award. His latest novel for young readers is "The Graveyard Book" (HarperCollins, September ). He lives near . Aug 05, · The Graveyard Book won the Newbery Medal and the Carnegie Medal and is a Hugo Award Winner for Best Novel. Odd and the Frost Giants: In this inventive, short, yet perfectly formed novel inspired by traditional Norse mythology, Neil Gaiman takes readers on a wild and magical trip to the land of giants and gods and back. WINNER OF THE SPECSAVERS NATIONAL BOOK AWARDS BOOK OF THE YEAR The Ocean at the End of the Lane is the bestselling magical novel from Neil Gaiman, one of the most brilliant storytellers of our generation and author of the epic novel American Gods, and the much-loved Sandman series. With Roger Avary, Neil Gaiman wrote the script for Beowulf, directed by Robert Zemeckis and starring Anthony Hopkins and Angelina Jolie. Gaiman was the creator/writer of monthly cult DC Comics horror-weird series, Sandman, which won nine Will Eisner Comic Industry Awards, including the award for best writer four times, and three Harvey Awards. Jan 27, · Neil Gaiman won the most prestigious writing award in American children's literature yesterday for a book that begins with a sinister triple knifing. But what his novel is really about, Gaiman. Last night, before going to En Garde!, an event with authors Neil Gaiman and Daniel Handler at BAM, I explained to my son, who was accompanying me, that there would be a part of the evening where audience members would be allowed to ask questions, and that if he had any, he would just need to be [ ]Author: Kristin Iversen.