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Thompson, Jill 1966-

Overview
Works: 103 works in 236 publications in 2 languages and 8,675 library holdings
Genres: Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels  Juvenile works  Fiction  Horror comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy comic books, strips, etc  Young adult works  Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy fiction 
Roles: Illustrator, Author of screenplay, Draftsman, Creator
Classifications: PZ7.7.T52, 741.5973
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Publications about Jill Thompson
Publications by Jill Thompson
Most widely held works about Jill Thompson
 
Most widely held works by Jill Thompson
Magic Trixie by Jill Thompson( Book )
8 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 1,571 libraries worldwide
Magic Trixie looks for some special magic to bring in to show-and-tell to impress her friends, but her family keeps telling her that she is too young to use any of their magic, while her baby sister gets away with everything
Scary Godmother by Jill Thompson( Book )
24 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
While trick-or-treating on Halloween night, Hannah Marie meets her Scary Godmother and a host of creepy creatures who make her welcome on the Fright Side on later Halloweens as well
The Sandman : brief lives by Neil Gaiman( Book )
10 editions published in 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 693 libraries worldwide
Chronicles the efforts of Delirium and her brother, Dream, to journey through the world of the waking in an effort to locate their missing sibling, Destruction--a journey that will change the Endless forever
Beasts of burden by Evan Dorkin( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 478 libraries worldwide
"Welcome to Burden Hill-a picturesque little town adorned with white picket fences and green, green grass, home to a unique team of paranormal investigators. Beneath this shiny exterior, Burden Hill harbors dark and sinister secrets, and it's up to a heroic gang of dogs-and one cat-to protect the town from the evil forces at work."--Amazon.com
The graveyard book by P. Craig Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 383 libraries worldwide
Nobody Owens is a normal boy, except that he has been raised by ghosts and other denizens of the graveyard
Scary godmother Halloween spooktakular ( visu )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
This is the story of Hannah Marie and her journey one dark Halloween
The Sandman by Neil Gaiman( Book )
18 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 317 libraries worldwide
Older and more powerful than the gods themselves, the Endless are a dysfunctional family of cosmic beings that have ruled over the realms of dream, desire, despair, destiny, destruction, death, and delirium since the beginning of time. But three hundred years ago, one of the mythical beings gave up his duties and left his realm, never to be seen again. BRIEF LIVES tells the tales of Delirium and older brother Dream on a mission to find their missing sibling, as they encounter immortal humans and various deities while trying to locate the prodigal Destruction. But as their adventure draws Dream into a final, tragic confrontation with his son Orpheus, the eternal being learns the true meaning of fate and consequences
The Invisibles : say you want a revolution by Grant Morrison( Book )
6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 277 libraries worldwide
/Steve Yeowell, Jill Thompson and /Dennis Cramer, illustrators Throughout history, a secret society called the Invisibles works against the forces that seek to hold back humanity's growth. Their latest recruit, a teenaged lout, must survive a bizarre, mind altering training course before being whicksed back in time to wit
The dead boy detectives by Jill Thompson( Book )
4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 233 libraries worldwide
Rowland and Paine, the dead British teenagers who first appeared in Neil Gaiman's The Sandman: Season of Mists, travel stateside to investigate a strange missing persons case at a posh International Academy for Girls
Death by Jill Thompson( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 196 libraries worldwide
A member of the Endless, a family of beings who have existed longer than the gods, Death enjoys manifesting herself in the persona of a young Gothic girl. Along with her siblings, she interacts and influences the lives of humans on a daily basis
Delirium's party : a Little Endless storybook by Jill Thompson( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 185 libraries worldwide
This Little Endless picture book features the popular Endless characters (Destiny, Death, Dream, Destruction, Despair, Desire, and Delirium) from Neil Gaiman's The Sandman comic book rendered in "diminuitive form". In Delirium's Party, when Delirium notices her sister, Despair, never smiles, she throws a party for her and all of their siblings bring gifts to cheer her up
The Shade by James Dale Robinson( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
"After a brutal attempt on his life, the Shade leaves Opal City to learn which of the many people he has crossed are responsible. Joining forces with allies such as private detective Will von Hammer and teenaged vampire La Sangre, the Shade begins a centuries-spanning quest that takes him from Australia to Barcelona to London, facing off against lizard gods, celestial pharaohs, and even family members ..."--Page 4 of cover
The absolute Sandman by Neil Gaiman( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 176 libraries worldwide
"The third volume collecting Neil Gaiman's seminal, award-winning series starring the Dream King in deluxe format. ABSOLUTE SANDMAN VOL. 3 presents several key SANDMAN tales in a slipcased hardcover edition, including "Brief Lives," in which the Sandman's sister Delirium prevails upon her older brother to help her find their missing sibling, Destruction. But their journey through the Waking World has dramatic repercussions for their family and also for the relationship between the Sandman and his wayward son, Orpheus. Also included is the spectacular short story "Ramadan," a tale of a young king of ancient Baghdad and the deal he strikes with The Sandman to grant his city immortality, with spectacular illustrations by P. Craig Russell (Fairy Tales of Oscar Wilde, The Jungle Book). Never-before-collected bonus features include pin-up pages from galleries in THE SANDMAN #50 and SANDMAN SPECIAL #1, the Desire story from VERTIGO: WINTER'S EDGE #3, THE ENDLESS GALLERY #1, script and thumbnails from THE SANDMAN #50, and a section on the Endless retail products (poster, statues, t-shirts, Little Endless and more)! Plus, an introduction by artist Jill Thompson."--Publisher description
The little endless storybook by Jill Thompson( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Little Delirium was lost. Her protector and favorite puppy, Barnabas, searched the waking world for his tiny princess to no avail. Now, Barnabas must travel to the strange and unlikely realms of each of the Endless to see if Delirium's siblings have seen their missing sister
The scarlet letter by P. Craig Russell( Book )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in English and held by 169 libraries worldwide
Hester Prynn, a young woman in Puritan Massachusetts, publicly bears the burden of her sin of adultery while her husband secretly exacts his revenge. Presented in comic book format
The boo flu : a scary godmother story by Jill Thompson( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 150 libraries worldwide
When her Scary Godmother gets the flu, Hannah Marie helps with the preparations for Halloween and finds it's not all candy and costumes
The secret of Dead Man's Mine : a Rinnah Two Feathers mystery by Rodney Johnson( Book )
3 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Rinnah Two Feathers, a sleuth-minded Lakota Indian in South Dakota, investigates a mysterious stranger poking around a long-abandoned house and stumbles across the secret of Dead Man's Mine
Death at death's door by Jill Thompson( Book )
12 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 133 libraries worldwide
Dark Horse book of monsters : seven potent tales of monstrosity and doom told in words and pictures : including the sea-borne menaces of William Hope Hodgson ( Book )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 132 libraries worldwide
A collection of horror comics by various authors featuring giant menaces, grisly happenings, and dangerous monsters
Tales from Wrescal Lane by Mick Foley( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Popular WWE Superstars grow up on the imaginary street of Wrescal Lane, in a collection of sports fantasies for all ages that teach valuable lessons about such values as sharing and humility
 
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French (1)
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