Well well. So Neil Gaiman says: Let children read the books they love. Stop the press. Who would have thought an author publicly would get caught saying such outrageous things?
Jokes aside – what is remarkable is that this is considered remarkable enough to be printed in a newspaper.
Then he defends libraries (good but hardly more surprising)… pity my kids have no interest in his books and read almost as much on Kindles as on bound and glued paper.