“A prodigiously imaginative collection.”
—New York Times Book Review, Editor’s Choice
“Dazzling tales from a master of the fantastic.”
—Washington Post Book World
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. 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. Enter and be amazed!
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A mysterious circus terrifies an audience for one extraordinary performance before disappearing into the night. . . .
In a Hugo Award–winning story, a great detective must solve a most unsettling royal murder in a strangely altered Victorian England. . . .
Two teenage boys crash a party and meet the girls of their dreams—and nightmares. . . .
These marvelous creations and more showcase the unparalleled invention and storytelling brilliance—as well as the terrifyingly dark and entertaining sense of humor—of the incomparable Neil Gaiman. By turns delightful, disturbing, and diverting, Fragile Things is a gift of literary enchantment from one of the most original writers of our time.About the Author:
Neil Gaiman is the New York Times bestselling author of the novels Neverwhere, Stardust, American Gods, Coraline, Anansi Boys, The Graveyard Book, Good Omens (with Terry Pratchett), The Ocean at the End of the Lane, and The Truth Is a Cave in the Black Mountains; the Sandman series of graphic novels; and the story collections Smoke and Mirrors, Fragile Things, and Trigger Warning. He is the winner of numerous literary honors, including the Hugo, Bram Stoker, and World Fantasy awards, and the Newbery and Carnegie Medals. Originally from England, he now lives in the United States. He is Professor in the Arts at Bard College.
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Descripción Headline Review, 2006. Estado de conservación: Very Good. First Edition. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Nº de ref. de la librería GRP77031782
Descripción Headline Review, 2006. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Fragile Things This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Nº de ref. de la librería 7719-9780755334124
Descripción Paperback. Estado de conservación: Very Good. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Nº de ref. de la librería GOR001671994
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Descripción Paperback Library. 1st. 1st Edition, 1063, short story anthology. Very good, book has been read by previous owners. Nº de ref. de la librería 671
Descripción Headline Review, 2006. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Very Good. 1st Edition. 9 1/2". First edition thus: very minor bumping to corners of boards; very minor creasing and rubbing to corners of jacket, as well as one or two minor marks. Otherwise in very good condition. - Bookseller's inventory - #FIRST964. Nº de ref. de la librería FIRST964
Descripción Headline Review, 2006. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: As New. Estado de la sobrecubierta: As New. 1st Edition. As new, white boards & green endpapers, unclipped, silver embossed gilt spine, flat signed by the author, bubble wrapped, mylar pro:In this dazzling collection of more than twenty-five pieces of short fiction, including a novella featuring the hero of his masterpiece, "American Gods," internationally bestselling author Neil Gaiman charts the terrain between life and death, perception and reality, darkness and light. From an alternate-universe Victorian England to months of the year sitting around chatting, this volume is a gift of wonder guaranteed to dazzle the senses. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE-1490825545507
Descripción Headline. 1st. 1st Edition, 2005. Book & dust jacket near mint, as bought with normal bookshop shelf wear. Nº de ref. de la librería 664
Descripción Headline: London, 2006. Hardcover. First British edition (& 1st printing).. Fantasy/sf short story collection: ''short fiction & wonders''.SIGNED AND DATED AT TIME OF PUBLICATION ("24 Sep '06") BY THE AUTHOR. Fine copy in a fine dustjacket (as new). Nº de ref. de la librería 29181
Descripción Headline, 2006. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Near Fine. First Edition. First Edition & First Printing. Not price clipped, no inscriptions. DJ Protected. Description: A stunning book of short stories by the acclaimed fantasy writer. The distinctive genius of Neil Gaiman has been championed by writers as diverse as Norman Mailer and Stephen King. With THE SANDMAN Neil Gaiman created one of the most sophisticated, intelligent and influential graphic novel series of our time. Now after the recent success of his latest novel ANANSI BOYS, Gaiman has produced FRAGILE THINGS, his second collection of short fiction. These stories will dazzle your senses, haunt your imagination and move you to the very depths of your soul. This extraordinary book reveals one of the world's most gifted storytellers at the height of his powers. Nº de ref. de la librería 0007163