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Gaiman, Neil

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Most widely held works by Neil Gaiman
The graveyard book by Neil Gaiman( Book )

107 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 7,940 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After the grisly murder of his entire family, a toddler wanders into a graveyard where the ghosts and other supernatural residents agree to raise him as one of their own
Coraline by Neil Gaiman( Book )

218 editions published between 2002 and 2016 in 26 languages and held by 6,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others
American gods : a novel by Neil Gaiman( Book )

159 editions published between 2001 and 2017 in 13 languages and held by 4,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upon his release from prison, a widower accepts a job as a bodyguard and joins the battle between the gods of yore and the neoteric gods of present-day America
Stardust by Neil Gaiman( Book )

146 editions published between 1997 and 2016 in 13 languages and held by 4,631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of young Tristran Thorn and his adventures in the land of Faerie. He has fallen in love with beautiful Victoria Forester and in order to win her hand, he must retrieve a fallen star and deliver it to her
The Sandman : the kindly ones by Neil Gaiman( Book )

111 editions published between 1990 and 2012 in English and German and held by 4,569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A mother's desire for revenge over her kidnapped child sets the Kindly Ones (known also as The Furies) on the trail of Dream of the Endless. What they set in motion will demand a huge sacrifice before all is said and done
Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman( Book )

27 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 4,336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An unlucky twelve-year-old Norwegian boy named Odd leads the Norse gods Loki, Thor, and Odin in an attempt to outwit evil Frost Giants who have taken over Asgard
The ocean at the end of the lane by Neil Gaiman( Book )

69 editions published between 2013 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 4,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It began for our narrator forty years ago when the family lodger stole their car and committed suicide in it, stirring up ancient powers best left undisturbed. Dark creatures from beyond the world are on the loose, and it will take everything our narrator has just to stay alive: there is primal horror here, and menace unleashed - within his family and from the forces that have gathered to destroy it. His only defense is three women, on a farm at the end of the lane. The youngest of them claims that her duckpond is ocean. The oldest can remember the Big Bang
Anansi boys by Neil Gaiman( Book )

76 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 3,930 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

His past marked by his father's embarrassing taunts and untimely death, Fat Charlie meets the brother he never knew and is introduced to new and exciting ways to spend his time
Good omens : the nice and accurate prophecies of Agnes Nutter, witch by Neil Gaiman( Book )

114 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 3,571 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world is going to end next Saturday, but there are a few problems--the Antichrist has been misplaced, the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse ride motorcycles, and the representatives from heaven and hell decide that they like the human race
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman( Book )

96 editions published between 1996 and 2016 in 12 languages and held by 2,899 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A man goes to the aid of woman pursued by assassins and discovers an alternative City of London, a subterranean, medieval world populated by "people who fell through the cracks" from the real city above. A fantasy tale, replete with demons and wizards. By the author of The Sandman
Fortunately, the milk by Neil Gaiman( Book )

24 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 2,551 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While picking up milk for his children's cereal, a father is abducted by aliens and finds himself on a wild adventure through time and space
Trigger warning : short fictions and disturbances by Neil Gaiman( Book )

31 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Chinese and held by 2,412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third collection of short fiction by Gaiman includes previously published pieces of short fiction--stories, verse, and a Doctor Who story written for the series' fiftieth anniversary (Nothing o'clock). There is also "Black Dog," a new tale that revisits the world of his novel American Gods. The collection explores the masks we all wear and the people we are beneath them to reveal our vulnerabilities and our truest selves. Horror and ghosts stories, science fiction and fairy tales, fabulism and poetry explore the realm of experience and emotion. In "Adventure Story"--A thematic companion to The Ocean at the End of the Lane--Gaiman ponders death and the way people take their stories with them when they die. His social media experience "A Calendar of Tales" are short takes inspired by replies to fan tweets about the months of the year--stories of pirates and the March winds, an igloo made of books, and a Mother's Day card that portends disturbances in the universe. Gaiman offers his own spin on Sherlock Holmes in his award-nominated mystery tale "The Case of Death and Honey". And "Click-Clack the Rattlebag" explains the creaks and clatter we hear when we're all alone in the darkness
Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

45 editions published between 2007 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 2,309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but something palpably of this century. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf, to aid King Hrothgar by slaying the monster Grendel. The troubled Danish kingdom has been bedeviled by the demon for years, but in killing him, Beowulf incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother. After killing her, Beowulf returns to the castle and becomes king. Years pass, and all seems well. Is the age of demons finally over? Before he dies, however, Beowulf must face his past weakness and expiate his sins--if his kingdom is to survive
The graveyard book by Neil Gaiman( Recording )

51 editions published between 2006 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 2,243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard
Stardust by Claire Danes( Visual )

31 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power
Fragile things : short fictions and wonders by Neil Gaiman( Book )

51 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Locus Award-winning tale, the members of an excusive epicurean club lament that they've eaten everything that can be eaten, with the exception of a legendary, rare, and exceedingly dangerous Egyptian bird ... Such marvelous creations and more?including a short story set in the world of The Matrix, and others set in the worlds of gothic fiction and children's fiction?can be found in this extraordinary collection, which showcases Gaiman's storytelling brilliance as well as his terrifyingly entertaining dark sense of humor. By turns delightful, disturbing, and diverting, Fragile Things is a gift of literary enchantment from one of the most unique writers of our time
The wolves in the walls by Neil Gaiman( Book )

28 editions published between 2003 and 2014 in English and Chinese and held by 1,984 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lucy is sure there are wolves living in the walls of her house, although others in her family disagree, and when the wolves come out, the adventure begins
Norse mythology by Neil Gaiman( Book )

10 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 1,952 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Neil 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 Odin, and a trickster and unsurpassable manipulator. Gaiman fashions these primeval stories into a novelistic arc that begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds and delves into the exploits of deities, dwarfs, and giants. Once, when Thor's hammer is stolen, Thor must disguise himself as a woman -- difficult with his beard and huge appetite -- to steal it back. More poignant is the tale in which the blood of Kvasir -- the most sagacious of gods -- is turned into a mead that infuses drinkers with poetry. The work culminates in Ragnarok, the twilight of the gods and rebirth of a new time and people
Chu's day by Neil Gaiman( Book )

26 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,946 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Chu is a little panda with a big sneeze. When Chu sneezes, bad things happen. Will Chu sneeze today?"--Dust jacket
The sleeper and the spindle by Neil Gaiman( Book )

20 editions published between 2014 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 1,729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
 
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Gaiman N. 1960-

Gaiman, Neal

Gaiman, Neil

Gaiman, Neil Richard

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Gaiman, Neil Richard MacKinnon 1960-

Ǧāymān, Nīl, 1960-

Geimens, Nīls 1960-

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Нил Гейман английский писатель-фантаст, автор графических романов и комиксов

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CoralineAmerican gods : a novelStardustThe Sandman : the kindly onesOdd and the Frost GiantsAnansi boysGood omens : the nice and accurate prophecies of Agnes Nutter, witchNeverwhere