The Sleeper and the Spindle

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Product Details

Price
$19.99  $18.39
Publisher
HarperCollins
Publish Date
Pages
64
Dimensions
7.0 X 10.1 X 0.5 inches | 0.85 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780062398246

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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.

Paul Stewart is a highly acclaimed author of books for young readers. Chris Riddell is a renowned political cartoonist and illustrator of children's books. Together, Stewart and Riddell have formed an award-winning partnership and created the bestselling Edge Chroniclesseries, which has sold more than two million copies and is now available in more than thirty languages.

Reviews

"Gaiman and Riddell's greatest [collaboration] to date."--Tor.com
"Told in a way only Gaiman can" and featuring "stunning metallic artwork."--GeekInsider
"A refreshing, much-needed twist on a classic story."--The Guardian
"Spellbindingly illustrated."--Gaby Wood, Saturday Telegraph
"Magical, sumptuous, transporting."--The Big Issue
"Unforgettable, unpredictable and utterly enchanting for anyone between the ages of seven and seventy."--Amanda Craig, The New Statesman
"A wholly original reimagining...Riddell's artwork is the reason a library should own this title in their collection. His details are exquisite."--Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA)
"A striking volume...thrums with malevolence and confounds our expectations...[the pictures] seem to writhe creepily on the page."--Wall Street Journal
"Unabashedly feminist...So sonically tuned that it breathes on its own from the very first line. Adding to the wonder are Chris Riddell's dazzling illustrations."--New York Times Book Review
"A genuine treat."--Publishers Weekly (starred review)
"A spectacular art object...certainly a treasure."--Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
"Riddell's spectacularly intricate ink drawings, gilded with gold, bring Gaiman's inventive story to life...This highly recommended visually stunning twist on two classic fairy tales will be well received by fans of graphic novels and fantasy stories."--School Library Journal (starred review)