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Neil Gaiman - Szerencsére a tej
Szerencsére egy apa pontosan tudja, mi a kötelessége, ha megtörténik a katasztrófa, azaz elfogy a tej, s így a gyerekek nem tudják mivel enni a reggeli kukoricapelyhet. Megacélozza magát, és megkísérli a lehetetlent: tejet hoz a boltból. Szerencsére az apák leleményesek, és mindig akad egy segítőtársuk, így még az űrbéli idegenek, vérszomjas kalózok és egyéb kekeckedők sem tudják meghiúsítani a küldetésüket, közben pedig egyik kaland a másik sarkára tapos. Szerencsére a tej tejhatalmúnak bizonyul. Szerencsére Neil Gaiman fejéből ismét kipattant egy „eszelős” történet, amelyben szerepet játszik az időutazás és az időjárás, énekelnek a dinoszauruszok és durcáskodik egy isten, valamint bizonyítékot kapunk arra, hogy apa csak egy van.
Neil Gaiman - Északi mitológia
Egy új klasszikus: a jól ismert skandináv mítoszok a történetmesélés nagymestere, Neil Gaiman elképesztő átiratában. Az ősi történetekből Gaiman regényszerű ívet kovácsol, kezdve a kilenc világ legendás megteremtésével, majd sorra veszi a félistenek, törpék és óriások tetteit. Például Thor pörölyének ellopását, aki ezután kénytelen nőnek öltözni – ez az ő szakállával és étvágyával nem kis feladat –, és úgy visszalopni. De elmeséli a legmeghatóbb történetet is, amikor Kvasir, a legbölcsebb isten véréből megfőzik azt a sört, amely aztán létrehozza a költészetet. A számtalan kaland Ragnarökkel, az istenek alkonyával, új idők és emberek születésével zárul. Gaiman keze alatt a régi poros mítoszok újra élettel telnek meg. A regény mesteri és szellemes prózája kiemeli az istenek versengő énjét, megmutatja hajlamukat arra, hogy átverjenek másokat, és őket is átverjék, valamint megismerteti az olvasót azzal a tulajdonságukkal, hogy a szenvedélyt mindig hagyják felülkerekedni a józan eszükön.
Neil Gaiman - P. Craig Russell - Sandman: the Dream Hunters
A humble young monk and a magical, shape-changing fox find themselves romantically drawn together. As their love blooms, the fox learns of a devilish plot by a group of demons and a Japanese emperor to steal the monk's life. With the aid of Morpheus, the fox must use all of her cunning and creative thinking to foil this evil scheme and save the man that she loves. A beautiful little tale.
Neil Gaiman - Keine Panik
Ein Muß für alle Adams-Fans: In diesem Buch erfährt der geneigte Leser mehr über PER ANHALTER DURCH DIE GALAXIS, als er je erfahren wollte. Von der zündenden Idee zu diesem bizarren Werk, die Douglas Adams auf einer Wiese bei Innsbruck ereilte, bis zur Verbreitung von PER ANHALTER DURCH DIE GALAXIS als Buch, Radio- und TV-Serie, Schallplatte, Film, Computerspiel und Strandbadetuch wird jedes noch so irrsinnige Detail von Neil Gaiman in hirnsprengende Form dargeboten. Das beste Buch zum bemerkenswertesten Buch, das die großen Verlage von Ursa Minor je hervorbrachten. Welches das war? PER ANHALTER DURCH DIE GALAXIS selbstverständlich.
Neil Gaiman - Sandman Overture 1.
Twenty-five years since THE SANDMAN changed the landscape of modern comics, Neil Gaiman’s legendary series is back! THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE heralds New York Times best-selling writer Neil Gaiman’s return to the art form that made him famous, ably abetted by artistic luminary JH Williams III (BATWOMAN, PROMETHEA), whose lush, widescreen images provide an epic scope to The Sandman’s origin story. From the birth of a galaxy to the moment that Morpheus is captured, THE SANDMAN: OVERTURE will feature cameo appearances by fan-favorite characters such as The Corinthian, Merv Pumpkinhead and, of course, the Dream King’s siblings: Death, Desire, Despair, Delirium, Destruction and Destiny. “People have often asked me what happened to Morpheus to make it possible for him to be captured in THE SANDMAN #1,” Gaiman said. “And now they get to find out. And finding out, they get to learn secrets of the Endless that I’ve kept to myself for 25 years. Family secrets. And I should warn you: one of the Endless dies on page five.”
Neil Gaiman - Charles Vess' Book Of Ballads: Art Edition Vol.1
Sharyn McCrumb (The Ballad of Frankie Silver), Jeff Smith (Bone), and more. Charles Vess is one of the most acclaimed and beloved artists in the fields of comic books and book illustration Features renowned New York Times best-selling and award-winning science fiction and fantasy writers including Neil Gaiman, Charles de Lint, Sharyn McCrumb, and Jane Yolen. Featuring breathtaking and award-winning artwork The original artwork is stored in the United States Library of Congress, who have granted Titan Books special permission to access it for publication. The Book of Ballads is the winner of the Eisner Award. Charles Vess has won the Inkpot Award, and the World Fantasy Award for “Best Artist.” This limited edition oversized deluxe hardback collection includes an illustrated tip-in sheet signed by Charles Vess.
Neil Gaiman - The Truth Is a Cave in the Black Mountains
Beautifully illustrated by renowned artist Eddie Campbell, this is a four-color edition of Neil Gaiman 19s award-winning novelette 1CThe Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountains 1D 14a haunting story of family, the otherworld, and a search for hidden treasure. The text of The Truth Is a Cave in the Black Mountains was first published in the collection Stories: All New Tales. This gorgeous full-color illustrated book version was born of a unique collaboration between writer Neil Gaiman and artist Eddie Campbell, who brought to vivid life the characters and landscape of Gaiman 19s story. In August 2010, The Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountains was performed in the concert hall of the Sydney Opera House to a sell-out crowd 14Gaiman read his tale live as Campbell 19s magnificent artwork was presented, scene by scene, on large screens. Narrative and art were accompanied by live music composed and performed especially for the story by the FourPlay String Quartet.
Neil Gaiman - The Sandman 1. - Preludes & Nocturnes
A wizard attempting to capture Death to bargain for eternal life traps her younger brother Dream instead. Fearful for his safety, the wizard kept him imprisoned in a glass bottle for decades. After his escape, Dream, also known as Morpheus, goes on a quest for his lost objects of power. On the way, Morpheus encounters Lucifer and demons from Hell, the Justice League, and John Constantine, the Hellblazer. This book also includes the story "The Sound of Her Wings" which introduces us to the pragmatic and perky goth girl, Death.
Neil Gaiman - The Sandman 5. - A Game Of You
Take an apartment house, mix in a drag queen, a lesbian couple, some talking animals, a talking severed head, a confused heroine, and the deadly Cuckoo. Stir vigorously with a hurricane and Morpheus himself and you get this fifth installment of the SANDMAN series. This story stars Barbie, who first makes an appearance in THE DOLL'S HOUSE, who here finds herself a princess in a vivid dreamworld.
Neil Gaiman - Jill Thompson - Stan Lee - Will Eisner - Marie Severin - Joe Kubert - Eduardo Risso - Geoff Johns - 9-11: September 11th 2001
In this second volume of the September 11th tribute volumes, DC Comics characters come to the fore. Once again, personal accounts bring that tragic day into sharp relief. Story contributors include Will Eisner, Stan Lee, Marie Severin, Joe Kubert, Eduardo Risso and Geoff John. All publishers' profits from the September 11th benefit books will be donated to World Trade Center relief organizations
Neil Gaiman - A Calendar of Tales
This past February 4th, Neil Gaiman and Blackberry kicked off the joint #KeepMoving venture. For twelve hours, Gaiman released writing prompts through his Twitter account, themed for the twelve months of the year, with the intent of writing Calendar of Tales, a collection of new original stories based on his favorite responses. And now those stories are here!
Neil Gaiman - Blueberry Girl
This is a prayer for a blueberry girl... A much-loved baby grows into a young woman: brave, adventurous, and lucky. Exploring, traveling, bathed in sunshine, surrounded by the wonders of the world. What every new parent or parent-to-be dreams of for her child, what every girl dreams of for herself. Let me go places that we've never been, trust and delight in her youth. Nationally bestselling author Neil Gaiman wrote "Blueberry Girl" for a friend who was about to become the mother of a little girl. Here, he and beloved illustrator Charles Vess turn this deeply personal wish for a new daughter into a book that celebrates the glory of growing up: a perfect gift for girls embarking on all the journeys of life, for their parents, and for everyone who loves them. Give her all these and a little bit more, gifts for a blueberry girl.
Neil Gaiman - Death - The Time of Your Life
Death incarnate, as defined by master storyteller Neil Gaiman (THE SANDMAN), is a genuinely likeable young girl with a fondness for ankhs who truly cares about people. It's small wonder then that when a rising star of the music world wrestles with revealing her true sexual orientation just as her lover is lured into the realm of Death that Death herself should make an appearance. A practical, honest, and intelligent story that illuminates "the miracle of death."
Neil Gaiman - Murder Mysteries
Neil Gaiman and P. Craig Russell venture into the world of myth and angels in this new edition of their noir-fantasy tale. Constructing and maintaining all of heaven and earth is an immense task, which God has divided up amongst the various ranks and stations of angels. As with any huge effort, there are bound to be casualties. Lights is shed on the lords behind creation as one lonely man in Los Angeles hears the story of one particular unspeakable crime: a murder in Paradise.
Neil Gaiman - The Ocean at the End of the Lane
The Ocean At The End of the Lane is a novel about memory and magic and survival, about the power of stories and the darkness inside each of us. It began for our narrator forty years ago when he was seven: the lodger stole the family's car and committed suicide in it, stirring up ancient powers best left undisturbed. 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 a menace unleashed -- within his family, and from the forces that have gathered to destroy it. His only defense is three women, on a ramshackle farm at the end of the lane. The youngest of them claims that her duckpond is an ocean. The oldest can remember the Big Bang. The Ocean at the End of the Lane is a fable that reshapes modern fantasy: moving, terrifying and elegiac -- as pure as a dream, as delicate as a butterfly's wing, as dangerous as a knife in the dark.
Neil Gaiman - P. Craig Russell - The Sandman: The Dream Hunters Graphic Novel
In honor of the 20th anniversary of Neil Gaiman's Sandman, THE SANDMAN: THE DREAM HUNTERS is a hardcover comics adaptation of Gaiman's original prose novella by the same name illustrated by Yoshitako Amano. The world was different in old Japan. In those days, creatures of myth and legend walked upon the earth, swam in the sea, flew through the air. Some were wild and some, at great cost, could be tamed. So it was that a wily fox made a wager to dislodge a humble young monk from his home--and lost her heart in the betting. So it was also that a master of the demons of this world set his own eyes on the monk, seeking to seize the pious man's inner strength for his own. And so it was, the King of All Night's Dreaming would find himself intervening on behalf of a love that was never meant to be... Adapted by P. Craig Russell from the award-winning story by NEW YORK TIMES best-selling author Neil Gaiman, THE SANDMAN: THE DREAM HUNTERS is a richly evocative return to the world of The Dreaming, seen through entirely new eyes. Collects the entire 4-issue series as well as a sketch section by P. Craig Russell. Also included is a cover gallery that includes work by P. Craig Russell, Yuko Shimizu, Mike Mignola, Paul Pope and Joe Kubert. "THE DREAM HUNTERS is a lovingly-crafted piece of work. Russell produces...as faithful an adaptation as one could ever hope for."--IGN
Neil Gaiman - The Absolute Sandman 4.
One of the most popular and critically acclaimed book titles of all time, New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman's masterpiece The Sandman set new standards for mature, lyrical fantasy and graphic narrative. Now, Vertigo and DC Comics are proud to present the last of four definitive Absolute Editions collecting this groundbreaking series in its entirety. The Absolute Sandman Volume Four reprints issues 57-75 of The Sandman and features an introduction by Karen Berger, editor of the original series and founder of the Vertigo imprint. This volume also includes a survey of exquisite memorabilia from the Dreaming, the original script and thumbnails by Gaiman and artist Marc Hempel for the first part of "The Kindly Ones" from The Sandman #57, and the complete script by Gaiman for the title's final issue, together with thumbnails, pencils, and paintings by artist Charles Vess
Neil Gaiman - The Sandman 8. - Worlds' End
A "reality storm" draws and unusual cast of characters together. They take shelter in a tavern, where they amuse each other with their life stories. Although Morpheus is never a focus in these stories, each has something to say about the nature of stories and dreams. With an introduction by Stephen King.
Neil Gaiman - Felkavaró tartalom
Új novelláskötetében Neil Gaiman a maszkjainkat lerántva próbálja feltárni sebezhető, igazi énünket. Finom humora és borzongató képzelőereje olyan novellákat eredményez, melyeket újra meg újra el akarunk olvasni. A Fekete kutya című, eddig sehol máshol nem olvasható történet az Amerikai istenek világában játszódik, és Árnyék kalandjait szövi tovább. A gyűjtemény többi része is hasonlóan varázslatos: Gaiman számos stílust és műfajt – horror- és kísértettörténet, science-fiction és tündérmese, tanmese és vers – felvonultatva deríti fel az emberi érzések, élmények és tapasztalatok birodalmát. Egy novella az Óceán az út végén mellé, egy öregkori Sherlock Holmes-rejtély, egy közösségi média inspirálta kisprózafüzér és további húsz írás található a kötetben, mely méltó párja a Tükör és füstnek és a Törékeny holmiknak.
Neil Gaiman - Dave McKean - Dustcovers: The Collected Sandman Covers
An amazing portfolio of dark and arresting imagery, THE SANDMAN DUST COVERS: THE COLLECTED SANDMAN COVERS presents the haunting artwork of this critically acclaimed and award-winning epic. Through these dynamic pieces, Dave McKean reflected the mesmerizing mythology, adult nature, and imaginative storytelling that made the story of Morpheus, the King of Dreams, such a groundbreaking series.Featuring an exclusive Sandman tale, this collection also includes insightful and revealing cover commentaries by Sandman author Neil Gaiman.
Neil Gaiman - Trigger Warning
Multiple award winning, #1 New York Times bestselling 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,” written exclusively for this volume. In this new anthology, Neil Gaiman pierces the veil of reality to reveal the enigmatic, shadowy world that lies beneath. Trigger Warning 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, exclusive to this collection. Trigger Warning explores the masks we all wear and the people we are beneath them to reveal our vulnerabilities and our truest selves. Here is a rich cornucopia of horror and ghosts stories, science fiction and fairy tales, fabulism and poetry that 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 ingenious 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. A sophisticated writer whose creative genius is unparalleled, Gaiman entrances with his literary alchemy, transporting us deep into the realm of imagination, where the fantastical becomes real and the everyday incandescent. Full of wonder and terror, surprises and amusements, Trigger Warning is a treasury of delights that engage the mind, stir the heart, and shake the soul from one of the most unique and popular literary artists of our day.
Neil Gaiman - Leslie S. Klinger - The Annotated Sandman 2.
The second of five volumes, THE ANNOTATED SANDMAN collects issues 21-39 of Neil Gaiman's THE SANDMAN, with annotations by Leslie Klinger (The Annotated Sherlock Holmes, The Annotated Dracula) to all of the historical and literary references contained in the series. This edition includes the now legendary SEASON OF MISTS storyline, as well as A GAME OF YOU. New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman's transcendent series SANDMAN is often hailed as the definitive Vertigo title and one of the finest achievements in graphic storytelling. Gaiman created an unforgettable tale of the forces that exist beyond life and death by weaving ancient mythology, folklore and fairy tales with his own distinct narrative vision. THE ANNOTATED SANDMAN is a must-have for any die-hard fan or newcomer to the series.
Neil Gaiman - The Sandman Omnibus 2.
The Sandman is the universally lauded masterwork following Morpheus, Lord of the Dreaming--a vast hallucinatory landscape housing all the dreams of any and everyone who's ever existed. Regardless of cultures or historical eras, all dreamers visit Morpheus' realm--be they gods, demons, muses, mythical creatures, or simply humans who teach Morpheus some surprising lessons. In this epic tale, Delirium, youngest of the Endless, prevails upon the Sandman to help her find their errant brother, Destruction. But their quest will lead to a painful reunion between Morpheus and his son, Orpheus. Then, the Sandman and others are trapped in a mysterious inn while a tempest rages - and all they can do to while away the time is tell the stories of their lives. And when a young woman's baby is stolen, she turns to The Kindly Ones for vengeance - only to set off a series of events that will lead the Sandman to his ultimate fate, and the baby to find a destiny no one could have foretold. This massive hardcover tome, over 1000 pages, collects the final 38 issues of Neil Gaiman's groundbreaking series. Collects THE SANDMAN #38-75 plus stories from VERTIGO JAM.1 and VERTIGO: WINTER'S EDGE 3.
Neil Gaiman - Niemalsland
Der gutmütige Richard kommt einem Mädchen zu Hilfe und verliert dadurch seine Identität - niemand kennt ihn mehr. Als naiver Held wider Willen steigt er hinab nach Unter-London, eine Parallelwelt in U-Bahnhöfen und Kellern, und muss dort die haarsträubendsten Abenteuer bestehen
Neil Gaiman - Marvel 1602
All's not well in the Marvel Universe in the year 1602 as strange storms are brewing and strange new powers are emerging! Spider-Man, the X-Men, Nick Fury, Dr. Strange, Daredevil, Dr. Doom, Black Widow,Captain America, and more appear in the waning days of the reign of Queen Elizabeth. As the world begins to change and enter into a newage, Gaiman weaves a thrilling mystery. How and why are these Marvel stars appearing nearly 400 years before they're supposed to? Collects Marvel 1602 #1-8.
Neil Gaiman - Gene Wolfe - A Walking Tour of the Shambles
Gene Wolfe and Neil Gaiman invite you to tour the Shambles, that historic old Chicago neighborhood which miraculously survived the Great Fire of 1871. (''Ya can't burn Hell.'' as one local politician laughingly remarked.) Uniquely Chicago, the Shambles offers an array of delights for the intrepid sightseer: Cereal House with its Terribly Strange Bed (be sure to fill out the ''next of kin'' form if you stay the night: a quaint touch adding to the fun of an overnight visit); the House of Clocks boasts a collection of 20,000 time pieces -- make sure you arrive on the hour, for an unforgettable moment; the historic H.H. Holmes' House with the bars on his children's windows still intact; Saunders Park, a soothing respite from the city streets (if one is careful), with its gardens, statuary, ornamental lake and the infamous Petting Zoo (a favorite with children, but it's best not to bring your own); plus many more intriguing sights . . . In the finest tradition of Charles Addams and Edward Gorey, our trustworthy guides Gene Wolfe and Neil Gaiman reveal the secrets of the Shambles, finding the best places to eat, (and where not to accept food under any circumstances), where to begin your walking tour, and when to run. The Shambles has been called a place of dark magic and deadly menace. Many will insist there is no such place. Most pray it does not exist. Certainly, a spot not to be missed by any avid sightseer. Come along . . . walk lively, now. The inhabitants of the Shambles are dying to meet you.
Neil Gaiman - Michael Zulli - The Last Temptation
Steven is afraid. Afraid of ghost stories, afraid of growing up...just afraid. That is, until he meets the mysterious Showman and his Theatre of the Real. Steven takes a ticket and watches the show on a dare, but getting out of the performance will be harder than he ever imagined. And then Steven learns what it is to be truly afraid. The Last Temptation is a collected three-act tale of the seduction, temptation, and redemption of a young boy at stands of the sinister Showman. Written by Neil Gaiman, the internationally acclaimed author of both prose fiction (American Gods, Neverwhere) and graphic novels (The Sandman, Signal to Noise) and illustrated by the extraordinary artist Michael Zulli (The Sandman, Creatures of the Night), this brooding morality fable was conceived with Alice Cooper and based on his Epic Record release, The Last Temptation.
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