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American Gods - Neil Gaiman
American Gods
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Shadow is a man with a past. But now he wants nothing more than to live a quiet life with his wife and stay out of trouble. Until he learns that she's been killed in a terrible accident.Flying home for the funeral, as a violent storm rocks the plane, a strange man in the seat next to him... show more
Shadow is a man with a past. But now he wants nothing more than to live a quiet life with his wife and stay out of trouble. Until he learns that she's been killed in a terrible accident.Flying home for the funeral, as a violent storm rocks the plane, a strange man in the seat next to him introduces himself. The man calls himself Mr. Wednesday, and he knows more about Shadow than is possible.He warns Shadow that a far bigger storm is coming. And from that moment on, nothing will ever he the same...
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780380789030 (0380789035)
ASIN: 380789035
Publisher: Harper Torch
Pages no: 588
Edition language: English
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Fiction Fantastic
Fiction Fantastic rated it
5.0 American Gods
I really loved this so much! What a brilliant fantasy adventure! The pacing of the story is very leisurely, not rushing to info-dump or over explain anything. Most of the time I had no idea WTF was going on, but that didn't matter at all, because I was enjoying the journey of finding out so much!I a...
Yodamom Finds her Force
Yodamom Finds her Force rated it
2.5 Not my Favorite By Gaiman
I finished and I have no idea what to say about this book. It's been reviewed thousands of times. It was amazing, Gaiman is genius world twister. But..... I had some issues with the characters, they were fantastically written that wasn't it. It was just them, I wouldn't want to hang out with most of...
YouKneeK
YouKneeK rated it
4.0 Review: American Gods (American Gods Book 1 of 2.5)
I enjoyed this book. Within the first fifteen or twenty percent, I kept pausing and thinking to myself, “This is really good!” I lost some momentum after that, which I think is mostly the fault of my work schedule. I was working long and strange hours to support a project, and there was actually ...
Words, Words, Words
Words, Words, Words rated it
4.0 American Gods by Neil Gaiman
American Gods is pretty much everything I expected from Neil Gaiman. It's a bit of a crisis for me, I am a writer after all, and I don't have a lot to add to what has already been said, but I'll add this piece to the pile. If you are familiar with his writing or have already heard of this book secon...
Linda78
Linda78 rated it
5.0 American Pie with Gods
The church I grew up in has this thing they do, where they claim to be the only ones who worship God the Right Way, and all other ways are bogus. Which never made any sense to me, not when I was an impressionable youth and not now. Why couldn't those who worship Allah be just as right? Or maybe the ...
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