Neil Gaiman wrote Blueberry Girl for a friend who was about to become the mother of a little girl. He has turned the deeply personal wish for a new daughter into a book that celebrates the glory of growing up. Illustrated throughout with gorgeous art by Charles Vess, whose work can also be seen in Susanna Clarke's The Ladies of Grace Adieu.
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- Hardback | 32 pages
- 254 x 254 x 9mm | 431g
- 16 Mar 2009
- Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- London, United Kingdom
- Colour illustrations
'It is really a book for mothers and daughters (whatever their ages) as it celebrates the glory of growing up very moving' The Bookseller 'A great baby present' Guardian 'Highly unusual picture book, which would make a good gift for new parents' Jewish Chronicle
About Neil Gaiman
Neil Gaiman, author, scriptwriter and creator of graphic novels, lives in the USA but is British. His diverse catalogue of books includes Stardust, now a major feature film, the bestselling novel for young readers Coraline, and the picture book The Wolves in the Walls, shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Award. Charles Vess also collaborated with Neil on Stardust, for which Charles's paintings won the World Fantasy Award for Best Artist in 1999, and on Neil's acclaimed Sandman comics series.