The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction

The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction Review

An outstanding array—52 pieces in all—of selected fiction from the multiple-award-winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman, curated by his readers around the world, and introduced with a foreword by Booker Prize-winning author Marlon James

Spanning Gaiman’s career to date, The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction is a captivating collection from one of the world’s most beloved writers, chosen by those who know his work best: his devoted readers. 

A brilliant representation of Gaiman's groundbreaking, entrancing, endlessly imaginative fiction, this captivating volume includes excerpts from each of his five novels for adults —Neverwhere, Stardust, American Gods, Anansi Boys, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane—and nearly fifty of his short stories. 

Impressive in its depth and range, The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction is both an entryway to Gaiman’s oeuvre and a literary trove Gaiman fans old and new will return to many times over.

Title:The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction
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    The Neil Gaiman Reader: Selected Fiction Reviews

  • Lori

    There’s more. Toni Morrison once wrote that Tolstoy could never have known that he was writing for a black girl in Lorraine, Ohio. Neil could never have known that he was writing for a confused J...

  • Kayla Brown

    Thank you to Netgalley and the publisher for the e-ARC. Neil Gaiman is one of my all time favorite authors, and I was so excited to see what stories were going to be included in this collection. Inclu...

  • Stewart Tame

    It's strange. I’ve bought every Neil Gaiman short story collection over the years. And yet many of these feel brand new to me, as if I’m reading them for the first time. Part of that may be that I...

  • Dan Trefethen

    There are two types of readers in this world:Those who love to read Neil Gaiman, and those who haven't discovered him...yet.OK, I exaggerate. But Neil is so crafty, so clever, so careful with language...

  • Jamie (TheRebelliousReader)

    I need this more than I think I've ever needed anything in my entire life....

  • Adam Di Filippe

    I received a free, advanced copy from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review....

  • Morgan

    This is a hefty read, but it’s one that can be taken in bits and pieces, a short story here and a shorter one there. Every bit is wonderful, from Gaiman’s earliest works to those from the past few...

  • Farah Mendlesohn

    As with all collections a bit uneven, and tastes will vary, but overall a fascinating collection of the weird, the ghostly and the unnerving. ...

  • Sergey Selyutin

    Here is the recipe for this compilation:1) Add together the contents of Smoke and Mirrors, Fragile Things and Trigger Warning collections2) Subtract from the sum all those nice introductions to indivi...

  • Andrea

    Thank you to NetGalley and the publisher for an ARC.This is an enormous assortment of Neil Gaiman's writings dating from 1984 to 2018, including excerpts of five novels. Gaiman himself has said this i...