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Fortunately, the Milk

Written by Neil Gaiman & illustrated by Skottie Young
Published by HarperCollins
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Sep 30, 2014
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“I bought the milk,” said my father. “I walked out of the corner shop, and heard a noise like this: t h u m m t h u m m. I looked up and saw a huge silver disc hovering in the air above Marshall Road.” “Hullo,” I said to myself. “That’s not something you see every day. And then something odd happened.” Find out just how odd things get in this hilarious New York Times bestselling story of time travel and breakfast cereal, expertly told by Newbery Medalist and bestselling author Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Skottie Young.

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Bay Area mother of two, world traveler, book lover, picky reader
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5.25 / 7.0

I think if I was an old person I’d probably call this book a “romp”. It’s wild and rowdy and a lot of fun. Neil Gaiman is a great storyteller, and this is a quick read.

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Who Wrote Fortunately, the Milk

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Neil Gaiman

<p>Dave McKean is best known for his work on Neil Gaiman’s Sandman series of graphic novels and for his CD covers for musicians from Tori Amos to Alice Cooper. He also illustrated Neil Gaiman’s picture books <em>The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish</em>, <em>The Wolves in the Walls</em>, and <em>Crazy Hair</em>. He is a cult figure in the comic book world, and is also a photographer. </p>

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Who Illustrated Fortunately, the Milk

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Skottie Young

<p>Skottie Young is an award-winning cartoonist and writer who illustrates <em>New York Times</em> bestselling adaptations of L. Frank Baum’s Oz novels for Marvel Entertainment. His unique art style and sensibilities have drawn acclaim worldwide, earning him multiple Eisner Awards. He has worked in comics, toys, and animation for Marvel, Warner Bros., Image Comics, Mattel, Cartoon Network, and many more. Skottie lives in Illinois.</p>

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780062224088
Publication Date:
September 30, 2014
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2012050670
WorldCat Number (OCLC):
1023776180
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0062224085

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