All hail the mighty Neil Gaiman! I can’t say that I actually called it, but I did recommend The Graveyard Book, did I not?
Yes, it seems The Sandman himself has gone and won the Newbery Award. So congrats from Tweenteacher! For a complete list of winners, click here.
I’ve been following Gaiman on Twitter for a little while and it’s great to track when and how he was given the news. It was a literary narrative onto itself.
So congratulations to The Graveyard Book and to the best-looking, leather-jacket wearing Newbery winner ever!