The Resource American gods, Neil Gaiman

American gods, Neil Gaiman

Label
American gods
Title
American gods
Statement of responsibility
Neil Gaiman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Upon his release from prison, a widower accepts a job as a bodyguard and joins the battle between the gods of yore and the neoteric gods of present-day America
Summary
Days before his release from prison, Shadow learns that his wife has been killed in an accident. On the plane ride back home for the funeral, he meets Mr. Wednesday, who offers Shadow a job. Shadow accepts but soon discovers that Mr. Wednesday is far more dangerous than he could ever have imagined
Storyline
Tone
Character
Award
  • Bram Stoker Award for Best Novel, 2001.
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 2002.
  • Locus Award for Fantasy Novel, 2002.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 2002.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
064503
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gaiman, Neil
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
840
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National characteristics, American
  • Spiritual warfare
  • Ex-convicts
  • Bodyguards
  • Widowers
  • Bodyguards
  • Ex-convicts
  • National characteristics, American
  • Spiritual warfare
  • Widowers
  • Roman
  • Amerikanisches Englisch
  • American national characteristics
  • Widowers
Target audience
adult
Label
American gods, Neil Gaiman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Author's preferred text"--Preliminary page
  • "With a special introduction by the author"--Jacket
  • Includes interview with the author and reading group discussion questions (pages 533-541)
  • First paperback edition: 2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Tenth anniversary edition.
Extent
xiv, 541 pages
Isbn
9780062059888
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012372622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)670476207
Label
American gods, Neil Gaiman
Publication
Note
  • "Author's preferred text"--Preliminary page
  • "With a special introduction by the author"--Jacket
  • Includes interview with the author and reading group discussion questions (pages 533-541)
  • First paperback edition: 2013
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Tenth anniversary edition.
Extent
xiv, 541 pages
Isbn
9780062059888
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012372622
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)670476207

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