Neil Gaiman in conversation with Marlon James (pre-recorded w/ live Q&A)

Old Firehouse Books is excited to once again be offering readers a chance to hear from and interact with author Neil Gaiman. On Monday, October 26th at 2pm MST/4pm EST readers who purchase a copy of Gaiman's new book, The Neil Gaiman Reader, from Old Firehouse Books will be sent a code that allows them access to view a recorded conversation between Neil Gaiman and Marlon James. While viewing the recorded conversation, Neil Gaiman will be in the chat answering your questions live! The event will be taking place using the ON24 platform.

Busy on the 26th? The video conversation will be available on demand later for customers who can’t make that date/time. Just make sure you register and purchase a copy of the book before 11:45pm MST on the 26th!

To receive the access code, please register your name and email address via our Eventbrite listing. Then visit our website to purchase a copy of the book. Please ensure that the name used for registration matches the name you use when purchasing the book.

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.

For more details you can visit the publisher's event page.

***By purchasing this ticket and submitting your email address, you understand that you will receive email communications from HarperCollins Publishers, (195 Broadway, New York, NY 10007 USA) providing information about products and services of HarperCollins and its affiliates. You may unsubscribe from these email communications at any time. If you have any questions, please review our Privacy Policy or email us at***


An outstanding array—52 pieces in all—of selected fiction from the multiple-award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman, curated by his readers around the world, and introduced with a foreword by Booker Prize-winning author Marlon James

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.

Event date: 
Monday, October 26, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Event address: 
Online Event
The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction Cover Image
By Neil Gaiman, Marlon James (Foreword by)
ISBN: 9780063031852
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: William Morrow - October 20th, 2020