Baker & Taylor
The Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, and Bram Stoker Award-winning author of Anansi Boys presents a collection of fantastic tales, including several original stories, of strange inventions, miraculous encounters, and bizarre discoveries. Reprint.
In the deft hands of Neil Gaiman, magic is no mere illusion... and anything is possible. In this, Gaiman's first book of short stories, his imagination and supreme artistry transform a mundane world into a place of terrible wonders -- a place where an old woman can purchase the Holy Grail at a thrift store, where assassins advertise their services in the Yellow Pages under "Pest Control," and where a frightened young boy must barter for his life with a mean-spirited troll living beneath a bridge by the railroad tracks. Explore a new reality -- obscured by smoke and darkness, yet brilliantly tangible -- in this extraordinary collection of short works by a master prestidigitator. It will dazzle your senses, touch your heart, and haunt your dreams.
The author offers a collection of tales of strange inventions, miraculous encounters, and bizarre discoveries.
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