Neil Gaiman"s Neverwhere

by Mike Carey

Publisher: Vertigo

Written in English
Cover of: Neil Gaiman
Published: Pages: 224 Downloads: 764
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Subjects:

  • Science Fiction And Fantasy,
  • Comics & Graphic Novels,
  • Graphic Novels,
  • Fantasy,
  • Graphic Novels - Fantasy,
  • Comics & Graphic Novels / Graphic Novels / Fantasy

Edition Notes

ContributionsGlenn Fabry (Photographer)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages224
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8367708M
ISBN 101401210074
ISBN 109781401210076

  Altogether, Gaiman's story is consistently witty, suspenseful, and hair-raisingly imaginative in its contemporary transpositions of familiar folk and mythic materials (one can read Neverwhere as a postmodernist punk Faerie Queene). Readers who've enjoyed the fantasy novels of Tim Powers and William Browning Spencer won't want to miss this one. Neil Gaiman was the WINNER of the BBC Audio Drama Award for Outstanding Contribution to Radio Drama. Neverwhere (the book) was my very first Gaiman experience, and it got me hooked. If you are at all intrigued by the story premise, do yourself a favor and go to the source. Gaiman reads the entire story himself and does his usual. Bestselling author Neil Gaiman has long been one of the top writers in modern comics, and has also penned many books for readers of all ages, including American Gods, Anansi Boys, Coraline, and M Is for is listed in the Dictionary of Literary Biography as one of the top ten living post-modern writers, and is a prolific creator of works of prose, poetry, film, journalism, comics, song /5(15).   Neverwhere is the stunningly original first novel from Neil Gaiman, the bestselling and prizewinning author of The Ocean at the End of the Lane and American called it 'the sort of book Terry Pratchett might produce if he spent a month locked in a cellar with Frank Kafka'. This is a must-read for all those who loved Susanna Clarke's Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell or the magical /5(K).

  Neil Gaiman’s next novel is a Neverwhere sequel titled The Seven Sisters Inspired by Gaiman’s work with the United Nations for refugees By Chaim Author: Chaim Gartenberg. Neil Gaiman became a published novelist in , teaming up with Terry Pratchett to co-author Good Omens. His first published work was a Duran Duran biography in Below is a list of Neil Gaiman’s books (including his graphic novels) in order of when they were originally published (and in . Neverwhere: A Novel by Neil Gaiman. magical world the way that Neil Gaiman wanted us to all along.” — Huffington Post The #1 New York Times bestselling author’s ultimate edition of his wildly successful first novel featuring his “preferred text”—and including his special Neverwhere tale, “How the Marquis Got His Coat Back. Quatrième de couverture. The #1 New York Times bestselling author's ultimate edition of his wildly successful first novel featuring his "preferred text"—and including his special Neverwhere tale "How the Marquis Got His Coat Back". Published in , Neil Gaiman's darkly hypnotic first novel, Neverwhere, heralded the arrival of a major talent and became a touchstone of urban fantasy/5(K).

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Neverwhere Richard Mayhew is an unassuming young businessman living in London, with a dull job and a pretty but demanding fiancee. Then one night he stumbles across a girl bleeding on the sidewalk. He stops to help her--and the life he knows vanishes like smoke.

Yet another rendition of Neverwhere. Every time Neil Gaiman revisits this story, a little more is added. Love the TV series (although dated in the special effects dept), the radio adaption is spectacular (how did they get such a fantastic cast) and the graphic novel is an equally fantastic conception/5(86).

“Neverwhere” is an urban fantasy novel by author Neil Gaiman. In it, we meet Richard Mayhew. He is a typical Londoner. He has a job, an apartment, a fiancée’, and a pretty normal life/5(K). Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Graphic adaptation of Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere collects a /5.

Neverwhere from Judith Clute to Neil (November, ) A Walk From Aldgate to Tower Hill This is a ramble into hidden bits of old London. The Neverwhere story is perhaps Gaiman’s most various work. Beginning life as a BBC TV series inGaiman released a novelisation of his. I agree with Bod; Neverwhere is a wonderful book, but it contains themes of loss, torture, darkness, and more mature elements that aren't appropriate for 11 year olds.

The book is also about a deeper contemplation of one's place in the world, one's meaning, and. Neil Gaiman answering my prayers: Me: flag 45 likes Like see review.

Elle (ellexamines) Neverwhere was such a fantastic book and it was addicting to read. I don't know if Gaiman is continuing Richard, marquis De Carabais and Door's story, but if they do, I /5.

Book Overview This description may be from another edition of this product. Neverwhere's protagonist, Richard Mayhew, learns the hard way that no good deed goes unpunished. He ceases to exist in the ordinary world of London Above, and joins a quest through the dark and /5(4).

In the preface, Neil Gaiman writes, “What I wanted to do was write a book that would do for adults what the books I had loved when I was younger, books like ALICE IN WONDERLAND or the Narnia books, or THE WIZARD OF OZ, did for me as a kid.” In reading NEVERWHERE, were you reminded of these or any other classic fantasy-adventures.

Published inNeil Gaiman’s first novel, Neverwhere, heralded the arrival of a major talent. Over the years, various versions have been produced around the world. Inthis gorgeously illustrated edition of the novel was released in the : HarperCollins Publishers. NEIL GAIMAN'S NEVERWHERE TP Written by Mike Carey Art and cover by Glenn Fabry The comics adaptation of New York Times best-selling author Neil Gaiman's acclaimed novel is now available complete in one page trade paperback.

Neil Gaiman's urban fantasy novel Neverwhere has been removed from a New Mexico school's "required reading list" after a mother objected to her daughter bringing it home. It was devised by Neil Gaiman and Lenny Henry and directed by Dewi Humphreys. Gaiman adapted the series into a novel, which was released in September The series and book were partially inspired by Gene Wolfe 's novel Free Live al network: BBC Two.

Neil Gaiman is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of books for children and adults whose award-winning titles include Norse Mythology, American Gods, The Graveyard Book, Good Omens (with Terry Pratchett), Coraline, and The Sandman graphic novels.

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Neil Richard MacKinnon Gaiman was born on the 10th of November year He is an English author of novels, short films, audio theater, graphic novels, comic book, and films.

He is popularly known for his notable works, such as the comic book series The Sandman and his novels American Gods, Stardust, The Graveyard book, and Coraline, which is. Published inNeil Gaiman’s darkly hypnotic first novel, Neverwhere, heralded the arrival of a major talent and became a touchstone of urban fantasy.

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Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Neverwhere. Free download or read online Neil Gaimans Neverwhere pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Mike Carey. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.

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Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams (souloftherose) souloftherose: Although Neverwhere and The Hitchhiker's Guide (THHG) are different genres (the first is urban fantasy, the second comic science-fiction) I felt there was a lot of similarity between the characters of Richard Mayhew (in Neverwhere) and Arthur Dent (in THHG).Both are a kind of everyman with whom the 75%().

Neil Gaiman is the No.1 Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling writer of books, graphic novels, short stories, film and television for all ages, and is known for creating extraordinary worlds beyond imagination.

He has been awarded numerous literary honours and many of his books have been made into films and adapted for TV and radio/5(K). Published inNeil Gaiman’s darkly hypnotic first novel, Neverwhere, heralded the arrival of a major talent and became a touchstone of urban fantasy.

It is the story of Richard Mayhew, a young London businessman with a good heart and an ordinary life, which is changed forever when he discovers a girl bleeding on the sidewalk.

22) Neverwhere – Book Summary: “Neil Gaiman is undoubtedly one of the modern masters of fantasy those who have not read Neverwhere, the new edition is the one to read, and is a fitting introduction to Gaiman’s adult an readers can experience this spellbinding, magical world the way that Neil Gaiman.

*Selected as one of NPR’s Top Science Fiction and Fantasy Books of All Time The #1 New York Times bestselling author’s ultimate edition of his wildly successful first novel featuring his “preferred text”—and including his new Neverwhere tale, “How the Marquis Got His Coat Back.”Brand: "A fantastic story that is both the stuff of dreams and nightmares" (San Diego Union-Tribune), Neil Gaiman's first solo novel has become a touchstone of urban fantasy and a perennial favorite of readers and listeners everywhere.

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