American gods: A Novel

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"Mystery, satire, sex, horror, poetic prose....If you have enjoyed John Crowley's Little, Big or Stephen King's The Stand or the urbane horror fiction of Jonathan Carroll...then American Gods arrives just in time." --Washington Post

"Dark fun, and nourishing to the soul." --Michael Chabon, author of The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

It has been a decade since #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman (Sandman, Anansi Boys, The Graveyard Book) rocked the literary world with American Gods--his breathtaking tale of the war on Earth between old gods and new. For those who have yet to experience Gaiman's bestselling tour de force--a novel USA Today called "a powerful, searing force that makes readers confront what is real and what is not"--and for those eager to enter this astonishing world again, comes the Author's Preferred Text 10th Anniversary Edition. Winner of the Hugo, Nebula, Locus, and Bram Stoker Awards, with a special introduction by the author, this is American Gods as Neil Gaiman always meant it to be.

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subject_facet Audiobooks, Bodyguards -- Fiction, Electronic books, Ex-convicts -- Fiction, FICTION / Fantasy / Contemporary, Fantasy fiction, Fiction, Gods -- Fiction, National characteristics, American -- Fiction, Spiritual warfare -- Fiction, Widowers -- Fiction
title_display American gods : a novel
title_full American Gods / Neil Gaiman, American Gods A Novel, American Gods [electronic resource] / Neil Gaiman, American gods / Neil Gaiman, American gods : a novel / Neil Gaiman, American gods [electronic resource] / Neil Gaiman, American gods [sound recording] / by Neil Gaiman
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topic_facet Bodyguards, Ex-convicts, FICTION / Fantasy / Contemporary, Fiction, Gods, Literature, National characteristics, American, Spiritual warfare, Widowers