Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch

Neil Gaiman (Author) Terry Pratchett (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$29.99  $27.59
Publisher
William Morrow & Company
Publish Date
March 01, 2006
Pages
384
Dimensions
6.4 X 1.4 X 9.0 inches | 1.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780060853969

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About the Author

Neil Gaiman is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of books for children and adults whose award-winning titles include Norse Mythology, American Gods, The Graveyard Book, Good Omens (with Terry Pratchett), Coraline, and The Sandman graphic novels. Neil Gaiman is a Goodwill Ambassador for UNHCR and Professor in the Arts at Bard College.

Sir Terry Pratchett was the internationally bestselling author of more than thirty books, including his phenomenally successful Discworld series. His young adult novel, The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents, won the Carnegie Medal, and Where's My Cow?, his Discworld book for "readers of all ages," was a New York Times bestseller. His novels have sold more than seventy five million (give or take a few million) copies worldwide. Named an Officer of the British Empire "for services to literature," Pratchett lived in England. He died in 2015 at the age of sixty-six.

Reviews

"One Hell of a funny book."--Gene Wolfe
"I whooped . . . I laughed . . . I was in near hysterics.: --New York Review of Science Fiction
"A direct descendant of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy."--New York Times
"An utter delight--fresh, exciting, uproariously funny."--Poul Anderson
"A slapstick Apocalypse, a grinning grimoire, a comic Necronomicon, a hitchhiker's guide to the netherworld."--James Morrow, author of Only Begotten Daughter
"It could be called The Hitchhiker's Guide to Armargeddon."--Palm Beach Post
"If you've never read [GOOD OMENS], don't miss it now. Grade: A."--Rocky Mountain News
"Outrageous . . . read it for a riotous good laugh!"--Orlando Sentinel
"Full-bore contemporary lunacy. A steamroller of silliness that made me giggle out loud."--San Diego Union-Tribune
"What's so funny about Armageddon? More than you'd think . . . GOOD OMENS has arrived just in time."--Detroit Free Press
"Something like what would have happened if Thomas Pynchon, Tom Robbins and Don DeLillo had collaborated."--Washington Post
"Hilarious!"--Locus
"From beginning to end, GOOD OMENS is side-splittingly funny . . . a ripping good time."--Rave Reviews
"Fiendishly funny."--New Orleans Times-Picayune
"[L]ittle asides, quirky observations, simple puns and parody eventually add up to snorts, chortles and outright laughs."--San Diego Union-Tribune
"The Apocalypse has never been funnier."--Clive Barker
"Huge fun."--Sunday Express (London)
"Irreverently funny and unexpectedly wise . . . Highly recommended."--Library Journal
"Hilariously naughty."--Kirkus Reviews
"Wacky and irreverent."--Booklist
"Reads like the Book of Revelation, rewritten by Monty Python."--San Francisco Chronicle