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AFFORDABLE AND FUN E-READS: UK FANTASY EDITION

Last week we had Sci Fi e-books for our UK readers, and this week we have fantasy! Enjoy! Abraham Lincoln Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith £0.99 While Abraham Lincoln is widely lauded for saving a Union and freeing millions of slaves, his valiant fight against the forces of the undead … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR OCT 19: RICK RIORDAN, FANTASY BOOK LIST, NEIL GAIMAN & MORE

Source: wired THE GEEKDAD INTERVIEW WITH RICK RIORDAN Rick Riordan is a very busy man. Last week saw the release of The Lost Hero, the first book in his new series, The Heroes of Olympus, and he’s currently on a 12 city tour to promote the book and meet his readers. Then … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR JUNE 24 PART 1: NEIL GAIMAN, PAPERBACK TURNS 75 & AUTHOR SCOTT SIGLER

Source: bbcnews NEIL GAIMAN WINS BOOK PRIZE Writer Neil Gaiman has won the prestigious children’s fiction prize – the Cilip Carnegie Medal – for his fantasy tale The Graveyard Book. The novel, about an orphaned boy brought up by ghosts, has scored a literary double, having also won the Newbery … Continue reading

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MOVIE NEWS FOR MAY 29TH: NEIL GAIMAN’S THE GRAVEYARD BOOK, 12 MUST SEE MOVIES AND MORE

CHRIS COLUMBUS ENABLES NEIL JORDAN’S ADATATION OF NEIL GAIMAN’S ‘THE GRAVEYARD BOOK’ Source: slashfilm.com In October of 2008 we heard from Neil Gaiman that a film was in development based on his novel The Graveyard Book. A few months later, Gaiman revealed that Neil Jordan would write and direct. And … Continue reading

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BOOK NEWS FOR APRIL 26TH: NEIL GAIMAN, LITTLE WOMEN AND WEREWOLVES, OLD TALES WITH A TWIST, AND STARTING NEW AUTHORS

Newbery Winner Gaiman Gives Readers `Instructions’ By Jeff Baenen at ABC News While “The Graveyard Book” is set in a cemetery, where an orphaned boy is raised by ghosts after his family is murdered, Gaiman said it’s really a book about life and leaving home. His latest book “Instructions,” is … Continue reading

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csmonitor.com: INDIEBOUND CHILDREN’S BESTSELLER LIST

Below we have the Indie Bound Children’s Bestseller book list: CHILDREN’S GENERAL INTEREST 4. The Graveyard Book, by Neil Gaiman, Dave McKean (Illus.), Harper 6. The Tales of Beedle the Bard, by J.K. Rowling, Arthur A. Levine CHILDREN’S FICTION SERIES 1. Twilight (hardcover and paperback), by Stephenie Meyer, Little Brown … Continue reading

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