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Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

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1. Neverwhere: Author’s Preferred Text (2016)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfNational BestsellerSelected as one of NPR’S Top 100 Science Fiction and Fantasy Books of All TimeThe #1 New York Times bestselling author’s ultimate edition of his wildly successful first novel featuring his “preferred text”—and including his special Neverwhere tale, “How the Marquis Got His Coat Back” Published in 1997, Neverwhere heralded the arrival of a major talent and became a touchstone of urban fantasy. Over the years, a number of versions were produced both in the U.S. and the U.K. Now Gaiman’s preferred edition of his classic novel reconciles…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman

2. Norse Mythology (2018)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf“Remarkable.… Gaiman has provided an enchanting contemporary interpretation of the Viking ethos.”―Lisa L. Hannett, AtlanticNeil Gaiman, long inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction, presents a bravura rendition of the Norse gods and their world from their origin though their upheaval in Ragnarok.In Norse Mythology, Gaiman stays true to the myths in envisioning the major Norse pantheon: Odin, the highest of the high, wise, daring, and cunning; Thor, Odin’s son, incredibly strong yet not the wisest of gods; and Loki―son of a giant―blood brother to…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman

3. The Ocean at the End of the Lane: A Novel (2014)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfA brilliantly imaginative and poignant fairy tale from the modern master of wonder and terror, The Ocean at the End of the Lane is Neil Gaiman’s first new novel for adults since his #1 New York Times bestseller Anansi Boys.This bewitching and harrowing tale of mystery and survival, and memory and magic, makes the impossible all too real…A middle-aged man returns to his childhood home to attend a funeral. Although the house he lived in is long gone, he is drawn to the farm at the end of the road, where, when he was seven, he encountered a most remarkable girl, Lettie Hempstock, and her mother and…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman

4. The Graveyard Book (2018)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThe 10th anniversary edition of The Graveyard Book includes a foreword by Margaret Atwood as well as sketches from the illustrator, handwritten drafts, and Neil Gaiman’s Newbery acceptance speech.IT TAKES A GRAVEYARD TO RAISE A CHILD.Nobody Owens, known as Bod, is a normal boy. He would be completely normal if he didn’t live in a graveyard, being raised by ghosts, with a guardian who belongs to neither the world of the living nor the dead. There are adventures in the graveyard for a boy—an ancient Indigo Man, a gateway to the…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman , Dave McKean, et al.

5. Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch (2006)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThe classic collaboration from the internationally bestselling authors Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, soon to be an original series starring Michael Sheen and David Tennant.”Good Omens . . . is something like what would have happened if Thomas Pynchon, Tom Robbins and Don DeLillo had collaborated. Lots of literary inventiveness in the plotting and chunks of very good writing and characterization. It’s a wow. It would make one hell of a movie. Or a heavenly one. Take your pick.”—Washington PostAccording to The Nice and Accurate Prophecies…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett

6. American Gods: A Novel (2017)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfNow a STARZ® Original Series produced by FremantleMedia North America starring Ricky Whittle, Ian McShane, Emily Browning, and Pablo Schreiber.Locked behind bars for three years, Shadow did his time, quietly waiting for the day when he could return to Eagle Point, Indiana. A man no longer scared of what tomorrow might bring, all he wanted was to be with Laura, the wife he deeply loved, and start a new life. But just days before his release, Laura and Shadow’s best friend are killed in an accident. With his life in pieces and nothing to keep him tethered, Shadow accepts a job from a…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman

7. Stardust (2008)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfAn enchanting fairy tale by master storyteller Neil Gaiman, full of unexpected adventures, true love, whimsy, wonder, and plenty of magic. Tristran Thorn will do anything to win the cold heart of beautiful Victoria Forester—even fetch her the star they watch fall from the night sky. But to do so, he must enter the unexplored lands on the other side of the ancient wall that gives their tiny village its name. Beyond that stone barrier, Tristran learns, lies Faerie…and the most exhilarating adventure of the young man’s life. From #1 New York Times…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman

8. Neil Gaiman/Chris Riddell 3-Book Box Set: Coraline; The Graveyard Book; Fortunately, the Milk (2015)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThis box set contains the British paperback editions of three bestselling Neil Gaiman classics, all illustrated by acclaimed artist Chris Riddell, to complete your collection! The editions of the Newbery Medal and Carnegie Medal winner The Graveyard Book; Coraline; and Fortunately, the Milk in this box set contain the illustrations from the British editions, which are both hilarious and moving. Chris Riddell has won the Kate Greenaway Medal twice, among other awards and honors.These paperbacks have never before been published in the United States and are available here only in this special box set. #3,838 in Books (See Top 100…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman, Chris Riddell

9. The Sleeper and the Spindle (2019)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfIn a beautiful collaboration, New York Times bestselling and Newbery and Carnegie Medal-winning author Neil Gaiman and Kate Greenaway-winning illustrator Chris Riddell have created a thrillingly reimagined fairy tale, “told in a way only Gaiman can” (GeekInsider.com).In this captivating and darkly funny tale, Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell have twisted together the familiar and the new as well as the beautiful and the wicked to tell a brilliant version of Snow White’s (sort of) and Sleeping Beauty’s (almost) stories.The book is a beautiful work of…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman, Chris Riddell

10. Fortunately, the Milk (2014)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfAn absolute delight of a madcap story for the young (and young-at-heart) by New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman, with equal parts pirates and piranhas, adventure and aliens, oddity and love. “I bought the milk,” said my father. “I walked out of the corner shop, and heard a noise like this: t h u m m t h u m m. I looked up and saw a huge silver disc hovering in the air above Marshall Road.””Hullo,” I said to myself. “That’s not something you see every day. And then something odd happened.”Find out just how odd things get in this hilarious story of…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman, Skottie Young

11. The Sandman Vol. 1: Preludes & Nocturnes 30th Anniversary Edition (2018)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfThe Sandman Vol. 1: Preludes & Nocturnes 30th Anniversary Edition collects issues #1-8 of the original run of The Sandman, beginning an epic saga unique in graphic literature and introducing readers to a dark and enchanting world of dreams and nightmares–the home of Morpheus, the King of Dreams, and his kin, the Endless. #5,133 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #17 in Fantasy Graphic Novels (Books) #11 in Horror Graphic Novels (Books) #15 in Literary Graphic Novels (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman, Sam Kieth

12. Anansi Boys (2016)

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your BookshelfIn this #1 New York Times bestseller, Neil Gaiman returns to the territory of his masterpiece, American Gods (soon to be a Starz Original Series), to once again probe the dark recesses of the soul.God is dead. Meet the kids.Fat Charlie Nancy’s normal life ended the moment his father dropped dead on a Florida karaoke stage. Charlie didn’t know his dad was a god. And he never knew he had a brother. Now brother Spider is on his doorstep—about to make Fat Charlie’s life more interesting . . . and a lot more dangerous.“Thrilling,…
Author(s): Neil Gaiman

Best Neil Gaiman Books that Should be on Your Bookshelf

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The Nice and Accurate Good Omens TV Companion: Your guide to Armageddon and the series based on the bestselling novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman

Author(s): Matt Whyman
Publisher: William Morrow, Year: 2019, Size: 23 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2380434

The Quite Nice and Fairly Accurate Good Omens Script Book

Author(s): Neil Gaiman; Terry Pratchett
Publisher: William Morrow Paperbacks, Year: 2019, Size: 936 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 2380443

Inside American Gods

Author(s): Emily Haynes, Neil Gaiman
Publisher: Chronicle Books, Year: 2018, Size: 54 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2326485

Norse Mythology

Author(s): Neil Gaiman
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Year: 2017, Size: 758 Kb, Download: epub
ID: 1624076

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