Tag Archives: Gaiman

Dancing with the dead

[The following meeting notes were compiled and submitted by esteemed Beamer Jon N., who generously filled in when I was absent from the October gathering – Eugene] Despite the tropical winds of Karen blowing warmth to our area, the Beamers embraced autumn with The Graveyard Book, a self-confessed reimagining of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book …

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Clever Fare

Beneath the streets of London there is another London. A subterranean labyrinth of sewers and abandoned tube stations. A somewhere that is Neverwhere. An act of kindness sees Richard Mayhew catapulted from his ordinary life into a subterranean world under the streets of London. Stopping to help an injured girl on a London street, Richard …

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Mr. Sandman, Bring Me a Dream

Neil Gaiman announces a prequel to The Sandman graphic novels and comics. The six-part mini-series will be drawn by J.H. Williams III and published by DC Comics’s Vertigo imprint. It’s quite interesting to compare the prequel to The Sandman to the prequels to Watchmen. Creator Gaiman has full control over the former; creator Alan Moore …

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StarShipSofa, Neil Gaiman

I knew absolutely nothing about StarShipSofa until it (a) was nominated for a Hugo Award and (b) happened to feature Neil Gaiman in its latest podcast. As the site states, “The Audio Science Fiction Magazine is one of the top SF podcasts in the multiverse that delves into the world of SF. There are a number …

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