Thursday, October 16, 2008


Those of you who made it to one of The Graveyard Book readings might have heard, after the lovely Bela Fleck Danse Macabre, "Vincent Price" introducing the evening.

(Brady and I actually recut the intro in Chicago, because in New York and Philadelphia we realised that lines were being lost because people were laughing over them, so went in and added time for people to laugh.)

If you go to and go down to the bottom of the page you will see a pre-tour photograph of my agent, my editor, my Vincent Price -- in this case, magnificently portrayed by Bill Hader -- and me (mysteriously yet inaccurately described as "actor Neil Gaiman"). (via