The Sleeper and the Spindle: WINNER OF THE CILIP KATE GREENAWAY MEDAL 2016
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This Christmas' offering was a radio play adaptation of The Sleeper and the Spindle, a book I really enjoyed reading.
The Sleeper and the Spindle: WINNER OF THE CILIP KATE
It is a wonderful take on fairy tales that we all know and love. A plague has swept the Kingdom and whole villages are coming down with 'sleep'. A wake-less state that can't be undone. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate 2021-09-06 02:11:16 Associated-names Riddell, Chris, ill Boxid IA40229807 Camera USB PTP Class Camera Collection_set printdisabled External-identifier
Penelope Wilton, Gwendoline Christie, Ralph Ineson and Neil Gaiman himself are among the star cast in this captivating fable of love, loss, hope and destiny. Born and raised in England, Neil Gaiman now lives near Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has somehow reached his forties and still tends to need a haircut.
The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman - review
See Neil speaking about his new novel, Fortunately, the Milk, a time-travelling adventure for young readers featuring aliens, dinosaurs, volcano gods and a pint of milk that saves the universe!I went out on a limb recommending this to Kelly (and the Book Boar) for her fairy tale retellings project when I was only halfway done with this, but I'm relieved to say I still liked it when I finally finished it last night. Queen Snow White doesn't seem too happy in her current situation, she is to be wed and have babies and do this and do that....