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"There was a hand in the darkness, and it held a knife."
This is my first foray into the works of Neil Gaiman. I picked this up at our school book fair this week with a slew of other treasures that I found of interest. I can pretend all I want that they will be used to entice even my most reluctant of sixth grade readers, but let's be realistic. OF COURSE I have to read them all first.