New Delhi: Neil Richard Gaiman, the much loved author of short fiction, novels, comic books, graphic novels, audio theatre, and films, has officially announced that he will be attending the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival in 2019.
This comes after Festival co-Director William Dalrymple announced at the closing ceremony of the 2018 edition earlier this year that Gaiman had been invited. Through his Twitter handle he confirming his attendance at the annual global literary phenomenon in Jaipur.
I am coming to the Jaipur literary festival. https://t.co/dbdm6S6rir
— Neil Gaiman (@neilhimself) July 31, 2018
His works include the comic book series The Sandman and novels Stardust, American Gods, Coraline, and The Graveyard Book. He has won numerous awards, including the Hugo, Nebula, and Bram Stoker awards, as well as the Newbery and Carnegie medals. He is the first author to win both the Newbery and the Carnegie medals for the same work, The Graveyard Book (2008). In 2013, The Ocean at the End of the Lane was voted Book of the Year in the British National Book Awards.