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Gaiman, Neil

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

115 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 19 languages and held by 7,934 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 )

186 editions published between 2002 and 2014 in 28 languages and held by 6,167 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
The Sandman : the kindly ones by Neil Gaiman( Book )

188 editions published between 1989 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 6,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the dream world of the Sandman, Rose Walker encounters many bizzare things in the doll's house, including a serial killer convention, long-lost relatives, and herself
Stardust by Neil Gaiman( Book )

152 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in 18 languages and held by 4,644 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. Young adult
American gods : a novel by Neil Gaiman( Book )

164 editions published between 2001 and 2015 in 21 languages and held by 4,460 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
Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman( Book )

34 editions published between 2008 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 4,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Odd's luck has been bad so far. He lost his father on a Viking expedition, his foot was crushed beneath a tree, and the winter seems to be going on for ever. But when Odd flees to the woods and releases a trapped bear, his luck begins to change. The eagle, bear and fox he encounters reveal they're actually Norse gods, trapped in animal form by the evil frost giants who have conquered Asgard, the city of the gods...Can a twelve-year-old boy reclaim Thor's hammer, outwit the frost giants and release the gods? With Neil Gaiman's wit and style, this story transcends the everyday and becomes a humorous, rich and layered tale of a life lived courageously. -- from (Sep. 6, 2011)
Anansi boys by Neil Gaiman( Book )

81 editions published between 2005 and 2014 in 13 languages and held by 4,003 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
The ocean at the end of the lane by Neil Gaiman( Book )

60 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 3,962 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
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman( Book )

111 editions published between 1996 and 2014 in 16 languages and held by 3,047 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
Good omens : the nice and accurate prophecies of Agnes Nutter, witch : a novel by Neil Gaiman( Book )

65 editions published between 1990 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,039 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An amiably zany novel of religious and social satire featuring a devil and an angel who join forces to prevent Armageddon (which would spoil their comfortable life-styles) by chasing down the Antichrist, a nice but invulnerable 11-year-old boy
Fortunately, the milk by Neil Gaiman( Book )

30 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 8 languages and held by 2,306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

You know what it's like when your mum goes away on a business trip and Dad's in charge. She leaves a really, really long list of what he's got to do. And the most important thing is DON'T FORGET TO GET THE MILK. Unfortunately, Dad forgets. So the next morning, before breakfast, he has to go to the corner shop, and this is the story of why it takes him a very, very long time to get back. Featuring: Professor Steg (a time-travelling dinosaur), some green globby things, the Queen of the Pirates, the famed jewel that is the Eye of Splod, some wumpires, and a perfectly normal but very important carton of milk
Beowulf by Robert Zemeckis( Visual )

25 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but a motion-capture animated film. 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 wolves in the walls by Neil Gaiman( Book )

39 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 2,128 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
Fragile things : short fictions and wonders by Neil Gaiman( Book )

51 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 12 languages and held by 2,127 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
Stardust by Claire Danes( Visual )

22 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,108 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
The graveyard book by Neil Gaiman( Recording )

35 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 1,875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard
Chu's day by Neil Gaiman( Book )

16 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,793 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
Trigger warning : short fictions and disturbances by Neil Gaiman( Book )

11 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,748 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This third collection of short fiction by Gaiman includes previously published pieces of short fiction -- stories, verse, and a very special Doctor Who story that was written for the fiftieth anniversary of the beloved series in 2013 -- as well "Black Dog," a new tale that revisits the world of American Gods
InterWorld by Neil Gaiman( Book )

37 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 1,665 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At nearly fifteen years of age, Joey Harker learns that he is a Walker, able to travel between dimensions, and soon joins a team of different versions of himself, each from another dimension, to fight the evil forces striving to conquer all the worlds
M is for magic by Neil Gaiman( Book )

29 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven stories that involve strange and fantastical events
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Gaiman, Neal

Gaiman, Neil

Gaiman, Neil 1960-

Gaiman, Neil Richard.

Gaiman, Neil Richard 1960-

Gaiman, Neil Richard MacKinnon 1960-

Geimens, Nīls 1960-

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Neil Gaiman britischer Fantasy- und Science-Fiction-Autor

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Neil Gaiman fumettista, scrittore e giornalista britannico

Nialus Gaiman

Nil Gejman

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Nīls Geimens

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CoralineThe Sandman : the kindly onesStardustAmerican gods : a novelOdd and the Frost GiantsAnansi boysNeverwhereGood omens : the nice and accurate prophecies of Agnes Nutter, witch : a novel