An Unexpected Pleasure

I read on Metafilter that publicists for the upcoming movie Coraline have sent beautiful hand-crafted boxes to 50 bloggers. I just finished reading the Neil Gaiman / Dave McKean book
(not quite as good as their The Wolves in the Walls, but creepily delightful nonetheless) to my kids last week, so I was curious.

cora7.jpgAbsolutely classic, isn’t it? Right down to the water stained, aged paper and old-fashioned typeset, I knew right away that these folks were kindred spirits, not just with me, but with many of you as well.
As I lifted the lid, this is what I saw. —stainlesssteeldroppings