From one of the most critically acclaimed and beloved storytellers of our time comes a major new collection of stories and verse qWe each have our little triggers . . . things that wait for us in the dark corridors of our lives.q So says Neil Gaiman in his introduction to Trigger Warning, a remarkable compendium of twenty-five stories and poems that explore the transformative power of imagination. In qAdventure Storyqaa thematic companion to the #1 New York Times bestselling novel The Ocean at the End of the LaneaGaiman ponders death and the ways in which people take their stories with them when they die. qA Calendar of Talesq is comprised of short pieces about the months of the yearastories of pirates and March winds, an igloo made of books, and a Mother's Day card that portends disturbances in the universe. Gaiman offers his own ingenious spin on Sherlock Holmes in his award-nominated mystery tale qThe Case of Death and Honey.q Also included is qNothing O'Clock, q a very special Doctor Who story that was written for the beloved series in 2013, as well as the never-before-published qBlack Dog, q a haunting new tale that revisits the world of American Gods as Shadow Moon stops in at a village pub on his way back to America. Gaiman, a sophisticated writer whose creative genius is unparalleled, entrances with his literary alchemy and transports us deep into an undiscovered country where the fantastical becomes real and the everyday is incandescent. Replete with wonder and terror, surprises and amusements, Trigger Warning is a treasury of literary delights that engage the mind, stir the heart, and shake the soul.aquot; Also included is aquot;Nothing Oa#39;Clock, aquot; a very special Doctor Who story that was written for the beloved series in 2013, as well as the never-before-published aquot;Black Dog, aquot; a haunting new tale that revisits the world of American Gods as Shadow ...
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