Neil Gaiman (Kimberly Butler)

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Neil Gaiman is an English author of short fiction, novels, comic books, graphic novels, audio theatre and screenplays.

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He was born on 10 November 1960 in Portchester, Hampshire.

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His works include the comic book series The Sandman and the novels Good Omens, Stardust, Anansi Boys, American Gods, Coraline, and The Graveyard Book.

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Following the publication of his groundbreaking series ‘Sandman’ (1989-1996) he has become established as one of the creators of modern comics.

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Gaiman has won numerous awards, including the Hugo, Nebula, and Bram Stoker awards, as well as the Newbery and Carnegie medals.


He is the first author to win both the Newbery and the Carnegie medals for the same work, The Graveyard Book (2008)

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Gaiman is active as a television and screenwriter.

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