I know I deal with Adult Readers but I am so excited that Neil Gaiman has won the Newbery Award for The Graveyard Book, which I wrote about here and listed as one of my favorite books I read in 2008 here.
Here is Gaiman's own public statement from his website.
Kudos to one of the best authors out there. He deserves it. I am also glad to see the ALA recommending more challenging and cutting edge material to children.
New Book Bonus Annotations: Chapter 12: Lovecraftian and Cosmic Horror - When I was writing the Third Edition of the Readers' Advisory Guide to Horror, I originally had over 20 annotated choices per subgenre appearing in chapt...
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