Neil Gaiman will pen five children's books(Read article summary)
Neil Gaiman will write five children's books for HarperCollins, including a sequel to his 2009 children's book 'Odd and the Frost Giants.'
Gaiman, who has written for both children and adults, will begin with the picture book â€śChuâ€™s Day,â€ť which follows a panda named Chu who has a loud sneeze. It will be released next January. The second picture book will also follow Chuâ€™s adventures.
Of the three chapter books, one will be a sequel to Gaimanâ€™s childrenâ€™s novel â€śOdd and the Frost Giants,â€ť a book about a Norse boy named Odd that was inspired by Norwegian mythology. Another of the chapter books for HarperCollins is currently titled â€śFortunately, the Milk,â€ť but no other details are known. All three books are classified as â€śmiddle grade" and are intended for readers aged 8 to 12.