Most widely held works about Neil Gaiman
Most widely held works by Neil Gaiman
The graveyard book by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
63 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 13 languages and held by 6,003 libraries worldwide
After the grisly murder of his entire family, a toddler wanders into a graveyard where the ghosts and other supernatural residents agree to raise him as one of their own.
Odd and the Frost Giants by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
19 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 3,969 libraries worldwide
An unlucky twelve-year-old Norwegian boy named Odd leads the Norse gods Loki, Thor, and Odin in an attempt to outwit evil Frost Giants who have taken over Asgard.
Coraline by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
119 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 25 languages and held by 3,614 libraries worldwide
Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others.
Anansi boys by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
72 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 12 languages and held by 2,875 libraries worldwide
His past marked by his father's embarrassing taunts and untimely death, Fat Charlie meets the brother he never knew and is introduced to new and exciting ways to spend his time.
American gods : a novel by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
80 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 18 languages and held by 2,740 libraries worldwide
A master of inventive fiction pens the story of an ex-con who is offered a job as a bodyguard for Mr. Wednesday, a trickster and a rogue. Shadow soon learns that his role in the man's schemes are far more dangerous and dark than he could have ever imagined.
Stardust by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
85 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in 17 languages and held by 2,453 libraries worldwide
The story of young Tristran Thorn and his adventures in the land of Faerie. He has fallen in love with beautiful Victoria Forester and in order to win her hand, he must retrieve a fallen star and deliver it to her. Young adult.
Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
59 editions published between 1996 and 2010 in 13 languages and held by 2,182 libraries worldwide
A man goes to the aid of woman pursued by assassins and discovers an alternative City of London, a subterranean, medieval world populated by "people who fell through the cracks" from the real city above. A fantasy tale, replete with demons and wizards. By the author of The Sandman.
The wolves in the walls by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
16 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,781 libraries worldwide
Lucy is sure there are wolves living in the walls of her house, although others in her family disagree, and when the wolves come out, the adventure begins.
Good omens : the nice and accurate prophecies of Agnes Nutter, witch by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
23 editions published between 1990 and 2010 in English and held by 1,660 libraries worldwide
An amiably zany novel of religious and social satire featuring a devil and an angel who join forces to prevent Armageddon (which would spoil their comfortable life-styles) by chasing down the Antichrist, a nice but invulnerable 11-year-old boy.
Beowulf ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 1,621 libraries worldwide
This is not your high school teacher's Old English epic poem, but a motion-capture animated film. In the age of heroes comes the mightiest warrior of them all, Beowulf, to aid King Hrothgar by slaying the monster Grendel. The troubled Danish kingdom has been bedeviled by the demon for years, but in killing him, Beowulf incurs the undying wrath of the beast's ruthlessly seductive mother. After killing her, Beowulf returns to the castle and becomes king. Years pass, and all seems well. Is the age of demons finally over? Before he dies, however, Beowulf must face his past weakness and expiate his sins--if his kingdom is to survive.
Fragile things : short fictions and wonders by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
17 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,557 libraries worldwide
A collection of more than twenty-five short fictional works follows a theme of the intersections between life and death, perception and reality, and darkness and light.
Stardust ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 1,547 libraries worldwide
Tristan hopes to win the heart of his beautiful, but shallow love, Victoria. He promises to recover a star that fell somewhere beyond the stony wall that sets between the mundane England and the fantasy kingdom of Stormhold. So Tristan sets forth on his own journey in Stormhold. Meanwhile in that magical land, the dying king has set his four surviving sons on a quest for the crown. And the witch Lamia is seeking the heart of the star for an entirely different purpose, one that involves her secret power.
Princess Mononoke ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in Japanese and held by 1,457 libraries worldwide
A young warrior searching for a cure for a deadly curse becomes entangled in a battle between a clan of humans and the forest's animal gods.
M is for magic by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
19 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,358 libraries worldwide
Eleven stories that involve strange and fantastical events.
Interworld by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
21 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 5 languages and held by 1,283 libraries worldwide
At nearly fifteen years of age, Joey Harker learns that he is a Walker, able to travel between dimensions, and soon joins a team of different versions of himself, each from another dimension, to fight the evil forces striving to conquer all the worlds.
The day I swapped my dad for two goldfish by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
18 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
After trading his father for two goldfish, a boy and his little sister go on a rollicking adventure around town to get him back.
Marvel 1602 by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
17 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,035 libraries worldwide
"Neil Gaiman's vision of the Marvel Universe in the year 1602."--Dust jacket.
Good omens by Neil Gaiman ( Recording )
21 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 7 languages and held by 1,014 libraries worldwide
The world is preparing to come to an end according to the Divine Plan recorded in the Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch (recorded 1655). Meanwhile, a fussy angel and a fast-living demon have grown fond of living among the earth's mortals for many millennia and are not looking forward to the apocalypse. If Crowley and Aziraphale are going to stop it from happening, they must find and kill the Antichrist.
Stories : all-new tales ( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,005 libraries worldwide
A groundbreaking anthology that includes outstanding tales by Joe Hill, Lawrence Block, Carolyn Parkhurst, Joanne Harris, Richard Adams, Jeffery Deaver, and Neil Gaiman.
MirrorMask by Neil Gaiman ( Book )
15 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 907 libraries worldwide
A girl from a family of circus performers finds herself in a strange new world populated by mysterious creatures--a dreamworld in which she is about to embark on a most amazing journey, in a full-color graphic novella based on the Sony Pictures fantasy film. Helena is about to embark on a most amazing journey. Raised in a family of circus performers, she's always dreamed of leading a more ordinary life. But when haunting music draws her into a strange and magical realm, one where anything can happen, her real life is stolen by a runaway from the other side. Helena must rescue the realm from chaos in order to win back her own not-so-ordinary life. MirrorMask is a breathtaking film written by bestselling author Neil Gaiman and brought to life through the vision of acclaimed artist and director Dave McKean. This original novella is Helena's tale in her own voice, written by master storyteller Neil Gaiman and accompanied by original art by Dave McKean and images from the film; it is a stunning and magical journey.
Action and adventure films Anansi (Legendary character) Audiobooks Bodyguards Brothers Cemeteries Comic books, strips, etc. Comic books, strips, etc. Dead Drama End of the world England England--London Ex-convicts Fantasy comic books, strips, etc. Fantasy comic books, strips, etc. Fantasy films Fathers and sons Feature films Fiction Gaiman, Neil Giants Gods Graphic novels Graphic novels Heroes Horror comic books, strips, etc. Horror comic books, strips, etc. Juvenile works Loki (Norse deity) Magic Man-woman relationships Mythology, Norse National characteristics, American Newbery Medal Odin (Norse deity) Orphans Short stories Spiritual warfare Stories, plots, etc. Subways Supernatural Thor (Norse deity) Underground areas United States Video recordings--for the hearing impaired Widowers Witches Young adult fiction Young men
Gaiman, Neil Richard, 1960-
גאימן, נייל. מקיאן, דייב
גאימן, נייל. מקיאן, דייב
Multiple languages (7)
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Greek, Modern (1)
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