The Resource American gods : a novel, Neil Gaiman

American gods : a novel, Neil Gaiman

Label
American gods : a novel
Title
American gods
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Neil Gaiman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Just released from prison, Shadow encounters Mr. Wednesday, an enigmatic stranger who seems to know a lot about him, and when Mr. Wednesday offers him a job as his bodyguard, Shadow accepts and is plunged into a dark and perilous world
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.
Awards note
Hugo Award, 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
LC call number
PR6057.A319
LC item number
A84 2003
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
Target audience
adult
Label
American gods : a novel, Neil Gaiman
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52429669
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Perennial ed.
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9780060558123
Lccn
2003047115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)52429669
Label
American gods : a novel, Neil Gaiman
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm52429669
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
1st Perennial ed.
Extent
592 pages
Isbn
9780060558123
Lccn
2003047115
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)52429669

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