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Neil Gaiman is an English author of short fiction, novels, comic books, graphic novels, nonfiction, audio theatre, and films. His works include the comic book series The Sandman and novels Stardust, American Gods, Coraline, and The Graveyard Book.
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Stone Cage
Nicholas Gray Stuart - Jan 01, 1995
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Neil Gaiman
Mar 25, 2020
@lyon_laurel @UofGFantasy @EllenKushner @terriwindling @garthnix @excaliburedpan @JasmijnCremers The Stone Cage. Astonishing book!     source
The City We Became
A Novel (The Great Cities Trilogy (1))
N. K. Jemisin - Mar 24, 2020
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Five New Yorkers must come together in order to defend their city from an ancient evil in the first book of a stunning new series by Hugo award-winning and NYT bestselling author N. K. Jemisin.Every great city has a soul. Some are as ancient as myths, and others are as new and destructive as children. New York City? She's got six.But every city als...
Neil Gaiman
Feb 20, 2020
It is such a good book.     source
Katherine Rundell – Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and prize-winning author of five novels for children – explores how children's books ignite, and can re-ignite, the imagination; how children's fiction, with its unabashed emotion and playfulness, can awaken old hungers and create new perspectives on the world. This delightful and persuasive ...
Neil Gaiman
Feb 10, 2020
I have given this book to people, because the world needs to read it.     source
Wisconsin Death Trip
Michael Lesy - Dec 31, 1999 (first published in 1973)
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First published in 1973, this remarkable book about life in a small turn-of-the-century Wisconsin town has become a cult classic. Lesy has collected and arranged photographs taken between 1890 and 1910 by a Black River Falls photographer, Charles Van Schaik....
Neil Gaiman
Jan 30, 2020
@BreadConquerer @scottlynch78 Of course! Marvellous book.     source
Everybody Died So I Got A Dog
Emily Dean - Mar 07, 2019
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The funny, heart-breaking, wonderfully told story of love, family and overwhelming loss which led Emily Dean to find hope and healing in the dog she always wanted....
Neil Gaiman
Jan 20, 2020
I loved this book so much. It's hard to overpraise. So funny and so sad and so hopeful.     source
The Wind in the Willows
Kenneth Grahame - Apr 15, 2018 (first published in 1908)
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"There is nothing half so much worth doing as simply messing around in boats."When Mole flees his little underground home he discovers new friends and adventures with Raj, Toad and Badger.This much-loved story has been carefully retold for young children to enjoy. With beautiful illustrations throughout, it provides the perfect introduction to a cl...
Neil Gaiman
Oct 01, 2019
I think The Wind in the Willows is an excellent candidate for Best Book Ever Written.     source
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The Master and Margarita
Mikhail Bulgakov - Dec 01, 2001 (first published in 1967)
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A masterful translation of one of the great novels of the 20th centuryNothing in the whole of literature compares with The Master and Margarita. Full of pungency and wit, this luminous work is Bulgakov’s crowning achievement, skilfully blending magical and realistic elements, grotesque situations and major ethical concerns. Written during the darke...
Neil Gaiman
Jul 12, 2019
@Slavinskas_art I love that book.     source
Bleak House
Gill Tavner - Apr 01, 2020 (first published in 1853)
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Bleak House opens in the twilight of foggy London, where fog grips the city most densely in the Court of Chancery. The obscure case of Jarndyce and Jarndyce, in which an inheritance is gradually devoured by legal costs, the romance of Esther Summerson and the secrets of her origin, the sleuthing of Detective Inspector Bucket and the fate of Jo the ...
Neil Gaiman
From the highest in the land to the lowest, the court of Chancery destroys lives. A wonderful read even if you don't like Spontaneous Human Combustion.     source
Paco et Mozart
16 musiques à écouter (Mes petits livres sonores) (French Edition)
Magali Le Huche - Sep 22, 2016
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Une histoire à lire et 16 musiques à écouter !Paco aime beaucoup jouer la musique de Mozart avec son ami Fonzy et surtout aller écouter les musiciens partout dans la ville. Car aujourd'hui c'est la fête de la musique à Paris !On découvre avec Paco les musiques du grand Mozart : -La Marche turque, -Sonate pour violon, -Symphonie n°25, -Ah vous dirai...
Neil Gaiman
My small son Ash loves them, and when nothing else will soothe him, he will happily listen to/read a Paco book. It makes my life good because it makes his good.     source
Paco et Vivaldi
16 musiques à écouter (Mes petits livres sonores) (French Edition)
Magali Le Huche - Sep 22, 2016
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16pages. 21x18x2cm. Album....
Neil Gaiman
My small son Ash loves them, and when nothing else will soothe him, he will happily listen to/read a Paco book. It makes my life good because it makes his good.     source
Paco et le rock
16 musiques à écouter (Mes petits livres sonores) (French Edition)
Magali Le Huche - Sep 24, 2015
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Une histoire à lire et 16 musiques à écouter !Paco adore le rock ! Il prend sa guitare et il va à Londres, la ville du rock. Et s'il réalisait son rêve : enregistrer son premier disque... ?Au fil de l'histoire, on découvre avec Paco les instruments du rock : la guitare, la guitare électrique, la guitare basse, le piano, le saxophone, la contrebasse...
Neil Gaiman
My small son Ash loves them, and when nothing else will soothe him, he will happily listen to/read a Paco book. It makes my life good because it makes his good.     source
Paco et le jazz by Magali Le Huche
Paco et l'orchestre by Magali Le Huche
Lud-in-the-Mist by Hope Mirrlees
Horns by Joe Hill
ALEC by Eddie Campbell
Views by Roger Dean
Archer's Goon by Diana Wynne Jones
Shadow & Claw by Gene Wolfe