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An Afternoon with Neil Gaiman
October 26, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Magic City Books, in partnership with William Morrow, is proud to present an exclusive event featuring Neil Gaiman in conversation with Marlon James celebrating the new anthology, The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction.
The conversation between Neil and Marlon will be pre-recorded and Neil will join the event to answer attendee questions in a live chat following the discussion broadcast. The event will be recorded, so if you cannot make the 3:00 PM CDT event, you can access it later using the same single-use login sent to you.
Each ticket includes one (1) copy of The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction and one (1) link to the video event on Monday, October 26 at 3:00 pm CT. Ticket holders may choose to pick up their book in store, or have their book shipped for an additional charge. (Sorry, no international shipping)
Spanning Gaiman’s career to date, The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction is a captivating collection from one of the world’s most beloved writers, chosen by those who know his work best: his devoted readers.
A brilliant representation of Gaiman’s groundbreaking, entrancing, endlessly imaginative fiction, this captivating volume includes excerpts from each of his five novels for adults —Neverwhere, Stardust, American Gods, Anansi Boys, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane—and nearly fifty of his short stories.
Impressive in its depth and range, The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction is both an entryway to Gaiman’s oeuvre and a literary trove Gaiman fans old and new will return to many times over.
Neil Gaiman is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of books for children and adults whose award-winning titles include Norse Mythology, American Gods, The Graveyard Book, Good Omens (with Terry Pratchett), Coraline, and The Sandman graphic novels. Neil Gaiman is a Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR and Professor in the Arts at Bard College.
Marlon James was born in Jamaica in 1970. His most recent novel, Black Leopard, Red Wolf, the first novel in James’s Dark Star trilogy, was a finalist for the 2019 National Book Award. His previous novel, A Brief History of Seven Killings, was the winner of the 2015 Man Booker Prize, The American Book Award, and The Anisfield-Wolf Book Prize for fiction. He is also the author of the novels John Crow’s Devil and The Book of Night Women, which won the Dayton Literary Peace Prize.