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Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
  

Neverwhere

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A special illustrated edition of the stunningly original and brilliant tale of London Below from storytelling genius Neil Gaiman and Children's Laureate Chris Riddell. This beautiful edition is like no other, featuring the fully illustrated short story, How the Marquis Got His Coat Back, and will delight fans of Coraline, Philip Pullman and Doctor Who.

If you like Neil Gaiman you might also like to read books by Michael Marshall Smith, Clive Barker and Ray Bradbury.

Synopsis

Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman

Discover NEVERWHERE, Neil Gaiman's extraordinary modern classic, illustrated for the first time with breathtaking pictures by Children's Laureate Chris Riddell. Under the streets of London lies a world most people could never dream of. When Richard Mayhew helps a mysterious girl he finds bleeding on the pavement, his boring life changes in an instant. Her name is Door, she's on the run from two assassins in black suits and she comes from London Below. His act of kindness leads him to a place filled with monsters and angels, a Beast in a labyrinth and an Earl who holds Court in a Tube train. It is strangely familiar yet utterly bizarre.

Reviews

'A very fine and imaginative writer' The Times

'Gaiman has a rich imagination...and an ability to tackle large themes'
Philip Pullman

About the Author

Neil Gaiman

Neil Gaiman is the acclaimed and award-winning author of the novels American Gods, Stardust, Anansi Boys, Neverwhere, Coraline, and The Graveyard Book. Winner of the Hugo, Nebula and Bram Stoker Awards, his work has been adapted for film, television, and radio, including Stardust (2007) and the BAFTA-winning and Oscar-nominated animated feature film Coraline (2009). He has written scripts for 'Doctor Who' and collaborated with Terry Pratchett, and The Sandman is already established as one of the classic graphic novels. As George R. R. Martin says, 'There's no one quite like Neil Gaiman'.

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Book Info

Publication date

12th July 2016

Author

Neil Gaiman

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www.neilgaiman.com/

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Publisher

Headline Book Publishing an imprint of Headline Publishing Group

Format

Hardback
448 pages

Categories

Fantasy
NewGen - YA Fiction
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Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9781472228413

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