American Gods Shadows

Author: Neil Gaiman
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1472251350
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This is the first of three bind-up editions. 'Original, engrossing and endlessly inventive' - George R. R. Martin. Shadow Moon gets out of jail only to discover his wife is dead.

American Gods

Author: Neil Gaiman
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0755379926
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The wraith-shape in the shadows swirled and shifted. 'Not at all. That implies that
I was betraying the old gods for the new. Which was not what we were doing.' '
Not at all,' whispered Loki. 'I can see that,' said Shadow. 'You two weren't
betraying either side. You were betraying both sides.' 'I guess we were at that,'
said Wednesday. He sounded pleased with himself. 'You wanted a massacre.
You needed a blood sacrifice. A sacrifice of gods.' The wind grew stronger; the
howl across the ...

Blast Corrupt Dismantle Erase

Author: Brett Josef Grubisic
Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press
ISBN: 1554589908
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in American Gods. Shadow is a liminal figure, assiduously occupying a space
inbetween, straddling presence and absence, here and there, life and death, and
so forth. As in Herman Melville's deliberately ambiguous deconstruction of the
blackandwhite narrative in “Benito Cereno,” the shadows (which are, after all, a
mixture of black and white) only foreshadow deeper shadows to come. The
conclusion of American Gods does not offer a clean victory for one side over the
other, since ...

Grasping Shadows

Author: William Chapman Sharpe
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0190682256
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In certain episodes of the perennial BBC series Dr. Who, the protagonists
encounter the deadly, shadow-dwelling Vashta Nerada, whom Dr. Who calls “
piranhas of the air” and “shadows that melt the flesh” (2008). In Neil Gaiman's
American Gods (2001), Shadow is a central character, exploited by Loki and
Odin. For Gaiman, “Tales and adventures are the shadow truths that will endure
when mere facts are dust and ashes and forgotten.”60 In Jonathan Stroud's
Bartimaeus trilogy ...

Prince Of Shadows

Author: Rachel Caine
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0857975080
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Justin's unexpected return to the Republic of United North America (RUNA)
comeswith another shock:his newpartner isa praetorian, one of the elite
supersoldiersofthe RUNA. Mae's beauty and ... Gameboardofthe Gods,the
firstnovel ofRichelle Mead's Age of X series, delivers all the elements that have
made her bestselling Vampire Academy series a runaway success: sexy,
irresistible characters; romantic and mythological intrigue;andbreathless action
and suspense. 'This brilliant ...

Weighing Shadows

Author: Lisa Goldstein
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1597805858
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—Neil Gaiman, author of American Gods and Neverwhere “Goldstein imbues this
material with the proper amount of stylishness and invention, skillfully weaving a
richly textured tapestry of narrative unmarred by the ratty threads of cliché.” —San
Francisco Chronicle SUMMER KING WINTER FOOL “With its clear, spare style
and knowing reversals, Summer King, Winter Fool is a fantasy that uses its exotic
setting to universalize a poignant examination of the follies of the human heart.

Shadows Over Innsmouth

Author: Stephen Jones
Publisher: Titan Books
ISBN: 1781165319
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Hecowrote the bestselling novelGood Omens (with Terry Pratchett), isthe author
of Neverwhere and American Gods, and became thefirst person ever towin
theNewbery Medal and the Carnegie Medal for the same children's novel, The
Graveyard Book, which spent more than fiftytwo consecutive weeks on the New
York Times bestseller list. The book has also won the Hugo Award, the Booktrust
Award and many others. During the past few years, Gaiman has coscripted (with
Roger ...

Shadows And Teeth Volume 2

Author: Antonio Simon, Jr.
Publisher: Darkwater Syndicate, Inc.
Size: 41.48 MB
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His favourite authors include the late Terry Pratchett and Iain M. Banks, as well as
Richard Adams and Neil Gaiman, whose work, American Gods, first inspired an
interest in Norse history and mythology. Since then Barnaby has become an
amateur historian around the Viking age and is currently working on a young
adult historical fiction piece set in that time period. His interest in horror has been
moulded by the classic works of Edgar Allan Poe, H.P. Lovecraft, and in particular
M.R. ...

Legends Ii

Author: George R. R. Martin
Publisher: Del Rey
ISBN: 9780345471093
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Whether set before or after events already recounted elsewhere, whether featuring beloved characters or compelling new creations, these masterful short novels are both mesmerizing stand-alones—perfect introductions to the work of their ...