'The Neil Gaiman Coloring Book' Helps Support Independent Bookstores

If you've been waiting for your chance to color in Coraline and the titular Milk, your wait is almost over. Book nerds living in the U.S.: The Neil Gaiman Coloring Book is on its way to a bookstore near you! It's only available for a limited time, however, so you'll have to act fast if you want to snag a copy.

The Neil Gaiman Coloring Book has 20 black-and-white pages drawn by Gaiman's U.K. illustrator, Chris Riddel. The book features scenes from three of Gaiman's more child friendly titles: Coraline, The Graveyard Book, and Fortunately, The Milk.

You'll only be able to purchase The Neil Gaiman Coloring Book at one of 400 participating stores on April 30: Independent Bookstore Day. Call your local indie bookstore to see if they're taking part in the festivities, or check the list of locations at the link above.

Gaiman and Riddel's color-in collaboration isn't the only title available exclusively on Independent Bookstore Day. BOOK IT! partner Kate DiCamillo's new book, Raymie Nightingale, will enjoy a limited print run of 2,500 signed, numbered, and stickered copies. Fans of Rad American Women: A to Z should arrive early to pick up one of 1,000 copies of the companion record, And X Is For....

The Neil Gaiman Coloring Book costs $14.99. Get it only on April 30 at participating retailers.