Neil Gaiman is a hugely popular author whose works have been adapted for film, television, and radio. Comics fans know him best for his creation of The Sandman for DC Comics (later Vertigo/DC), as well as for Books of Magic, Black Orchid, and Miracleman. His award-winning books include Stardust, Coraline, American Gods, Anansi Boys, and The Graveyard Book. His graphic novels include Violent Cases, Signal to Noise, and Mr. Punch. Neil is also an active supporter of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.