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1472250966
Book:Fragile things; Neil Gaiman:2018 Book Fragile things; Neil Gaiman
Fragile things; Neil Gaiman
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2018
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: F
Publisher: Headline, 2018
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9781472250964
Notes:
including How to talk to girls at parties
Film tie-in
Originally published: London: Headline Review, 2006
'Fragile Things' is a collection of short stories by Neil Gaiman. It features stories within stories, whispered in ears in the quiet of the night, shouted above the roar of the day, and played out between lovers and enemies, strangers and friends.
Extent: 438 pages, illustration (black and white), 20 cm, pbk
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Book:Mirrormask:2008 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2008
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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0747595267
Book:Crazy Hair:2009 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2009
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Physical or Electronic: Physical
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0747597308
Book:Coraline:2009 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2009
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Pbk
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1472245547
Book:American gods:2017 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Headline
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: TV tie-in Previous edition: 2001 Originally published: 2016 Two days before Shadow is released from prison, his wife, Laura, dies in a car crash. On his release he encounters Mr Wednesday, who claims to be a former god and king of America. Together they embark on a strange journey through the heart of the USA.
640 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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Book:The sleeper and the spindle:2014 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2014
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: On the eve of her wedding, a young queen sets out to rescue a princess from an enchantment. She casts aside her fine wedding clothes, takes her chain mail and her sword and follows her brave dwarf retainers into the tunnels under the mountain towards the sleeping kingdom. This queen will decide her own future - and the princess who needs rescuing is not quite what she seems.
66 pages, illustrations (black and white) ; 25 cm (hbk)
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1472235436
Book:The monarch of the glen:2016 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Headline
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: After the events of 'American Gods', its main protagonist, Shadow, wanders around in Europe, backpacking, looking for something he can't quite define. He ends up in Scotland and purportedly because of his immense size and his 'I've been to prison' body language he is hired to provide security for a high-class party at a castle. He agrees, but then it turns out that things are not what they seem and security is the last of what his employers will require of him.
160 pages ; 24 cm (hbk)
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1472235444
Book:Black dog:2016 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2016
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: Headline
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: This story follows Shadow Moon, the protagonist of Gaiman's earlier novel 'American Gods', as he travels through England. In a little village pub, Shadow encounters some perfectly nice people, but soon realised that even nice people are sometimes plagued by ghosts. Shadow, of course, can see these ghosts and the darkness in the legend of the black dog that causes death.
160 pages ; 24 cm (hbk)
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1472208021
Book:The view from the cheap seats, selected non-fiction:2017 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2017
Language: English
Type: Book
Content type: Essay
Publisher: Headline
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: 2016 'The View from the Cheap Seats' draws together myriad non-fiction writing by international phenomenon and Sunday Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman.
xi, 532 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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1781164096
Book:Neil Gaiman's midnight days:2012:Deluxe ed Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2012
Language: English
Type: Book
Edition: Deluxe ed
Publisher: D C Comics
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Note: Originally published: 1999 Providing tantalizing glimpses into the fantastical worlds he would create and nurture, 'Neil Gaiman's Midnight Days' collects some of the accomplished author's earliest work, including tales featuring John Constantine, Swamp Thing and the first and only meeting between 'The Golden Age Sandman' and 'The Sandman of the Endless'.
176 p., chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm (hbk)
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1848564694
Book:The Dream Hunters:2009 Book
Author: Gaiman, Neil
Year: 2009
Language: English
Type: Book
Publisher: D C Comics
Physical or Electronic: Physical
Pbk
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