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

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Price
$17.99  $16.55
Publisher
William Morrow & Company
Publish Date
Pages
400
Dimensions
5.2 X 7.9 X 1.1 inches | 0.64 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780060853976

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About the Author

Neil Gaiman is the author of the New York Times best-selling A View from the Cheap Seats, The Ocean at the End of the Lane, The Graveyard Book, Coraline, Neverwhere, and the Sandman series of graphic novels, among other works. His fiction has received Newbery, Carnegie, Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, and Will Eisner Awards. His novel American Gods aired as a TV series in 2017. Originally from England, he lives in the United States, where he is a professor at Bard College.
Sir Terry Pratchett, the author of more than three dozen novels, is one of the world's best-selling and best-loved novelists writing in the English language. He wrote his first published story when he was 13 and his first novel, THE CARPET PEOPLE, when he was 17. His books have sold more than 85 million copies worldwide. In addition to his phenomenal--and phenomenally popular--Discworld series for adults, Terry is the multi-award-winning author several children's books. These include the books of the BROMELIAD TRILOGY (HarperCollins, 2003), as well as THE WEE FREE MEN (HarperCollins, 2003), A HAT FULL OF SKY (HarperCollins, 2004), WINTERSMITH (HarperCollins, 2006), I SHALL WEAR MIDNIGHT (HarperCollins, 2010), NATION (HarperCollins, 2008)--a Michael L. Printz Honor Book, Boston Globe-Horn Book Award winner, and LA Times Book Prize for YA Literature winner--and DODGER (HarperCollins, 2012), for which he won his second Michael L. Printz Honor. He was awarded Britain's highest honor for a children's novel, the Carnegie Medal, for THE AMAZING MAURICE AND HIS EDUCATED RODENTS (HarperCollins, 2001). The recipient of several honorary doctorates, Sir Terry was knighted by Queen Elizabeth II in 2008 for his services to literature. And in 2011, he received the Margaret A. Edwards Award for Lasting Contributions to Young Adult Literature from the American Library Association.
He passed away in 2015 from Alzheimer's Disease. Find out more about Terry at terrypratchettbooks.com and the Facebook page https//www.facebook.com/pratchett (610K fans).

Reviews

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