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Fragile Things is a sterling collection of exceptional tales from Neil Gaiman, multiple award-winning (the Hugo, Bram Stoker, Newberry, and Eisner Awards, to name just a few), #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Graveyard Book, Anansi Boys, Coraline, and the groundbreaking Sandman graphic novel series.4/5().
Feb 03, · I'm a big Neil Gaiman fan so this obviously went down well. It's about 1/3 excellent. 1/3 good/ok and 1/3 which I either didn't get/enjoy or which required some knowledge of other work. If you like Gaiman's other stuff you will like it. If you like Fragile Things and Smoke and Mirrors and you want more Gaiman then it's worth a isbarseehosurderalmotarmantmicom.cos:
Neil Gaiman's first solo novel has become a touchstone of urban fantasy, and a perennial favorite of readers everywhere. Audio CD: 10 pages Publisher: HarperAudio; Unabridged edition (September 17, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN .
A uniquely imaginative creator of wonders whose unique storytelling genius has been acclaimed by a host of literary luminaries from Norman Mailer to Stephen King, Gaiman’s astonishing powers are on glorious displays in Fragile Things.
Mar 16, · Hi - First time for everything. I generally do not blog, no particular reason. Anyway just needed to say I saw Mr. Gaiman speak for the first time last week in Berkeley - he was delightful. I hadn't really known what to expect - but Mr. Gaiman read a poem from Fragile Things about finding one's self inside a fairy tale.
Global phenomenon and Sunday Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman returns to dazzle, captivate, haunt, and entertain with this third collection of short fiction, following Smoke and Mirrors and Fragile Things, which includes a never-before published American Gods story, "Black Dog". In this new volume, Neil Gaiman pierces the veil of reality to reveal the enigmatic, shadowy world that lies.
Fragile Things. Short Fictions and Wonders. by Neil Gaiman. For Ray Bradbury and Harlan Ellison, and the late Robert Sheckley, masters of the craft. “I am endeavoring,” said the young man to the chambermaid, “to write a novel that reflects life as it is, mirrors it down to the finest degree. Yet as I write it turns to dross and gross.
For some people, and I am happy (and secretly, a little embarrassed)to admit that I was one of them, it is a bit difficult to get into Gaiman's writing. The first book by Gaiman I read was not Fragile Things but American Gods (not counting Good Omens on which he collaborated with Terry Pratchett) and I was very young and very confused by isbarseehosurderalmotarmantmicom.cos: