Unnatural Creatures – stories chosen by Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman can do no wrong in my opinion, and this anthology of beastly stories chosen by him is a real treat. The theme is encounters with creatures beyond reality, and is a varied mix of the humorous, the scary and the literary. It introduces us to manticores, cockatoucans, griffins and mermaids galore, in aContinue reading “Unnatural Creatures – stories chosen by Neil Gaiman”

Fortunately, the Milk… by Neil Gaiman

This book is a sheer delight. It follows the fortunes of Dad, as he pops out for a pint of milk and is waylaid by aliens, pirates, dinosaurs, volcano gods and vampires on his way home. But fortunately, the milk stays firmly in his possession and finally lands on the breakfast table, having helped saveContinue reading “Fortunately, the Milk… by Neil Gaiman”