TitleAmerican Gods (American Gods, #1)
AuthorNeil Gaiman
ImprintNeil Gaiman Ltd
Sales rank4.5


Days before his release from prison, Shadow s wife, Laura, dies in a mysterious car crash Numbly, he makes his way back home On the plane, he encounters the enigmatic Mr Wednesday, who claims to be a refugee from a distant war, a former god and the king of America.Together they embark on a profoundly strange journey across the heart of the USA, whilst all around them a storm of preternatural and epic proportions threatens to break.Scary, gripping and deeply unsettling, American Gods takes a long, hard look into the soul of America You ll be surprised by what and who it finds there This is the author s preferred text, never before published in the UK, and is about 12,000 words longer than the previous UK edition.



American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

In 2003, I walked away from my childhood religion a high control some would say abusive group with a tiny little worldview and a severe superiority complex This was my reality I believed with all my being that the things depicted above were real, and were just over the event horizon Leaving meant lo... (Sign in to see more)

David Monroe

American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

Anybody who tells you that the book is about old and new gods, or about a man named Shadow, or about coin tricks, or about having one s head smashed in for losing a game of checkers, is selling you a line, because those are just details, not the story itself.Much like any Neil Gaiman story, the devi... (Sign in to see more)

Megs ♥

American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

This is a tough review for me to write I m not exactly sure what it is about this book that I don t like I m not sure there even IS something I don t like Since I don t want to just leave you all with the ever popular I m just not that into it , I will try to explain.This book has all the elements o... (Sign in to see more)


American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

Whenever we have a cold snap here in Wisconsin, I find myself thinking about one of my favorite pieces of American Gods I remember reading it back in 2002 or so This was back in the day Back when it was a bit of a secret that Gaiman lived in Wisconsin I read the following section of the book nodding... (Sign in to see more)


American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

Read Gaiman they say I can t believe you ve never read Gaiman You have GOT TO read Gaiman Gaiman is SUCH an important part of popular culture and one of the BEST contemporary writers You HAVE TO READ GAIMAN Well, I ve read Gaiman now.Hi Gaiman Bye Gaiman Let me quote American Gods is Neil Gaiman... (Sign in to see more)

David Katzman

American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

I find myself shocked at the awards this book has won and the praise heaped upon it How on Gods Earth could a book about Gods walking on the Earth among mortals be so pedestrian Somehow Gaiman managed to turn a potentially cool premise into something boring For those who love this book and I know it... (Sign in to see more)

Bill Kerwin

American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

In this unique love letter to the United States, Gaiman manages to celebrate its underground spiritual traditions, glory in the magnificence of its landmarks, landscapes, and bizarre tourist traps, and most important both mourn and venerate its pagan often immigrant gods in decline, battered and dim... (Sign in to see more)


American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

My first thought on this book This is a 2.5 to 3 star book max for me I am pretty sure this will be my last Neil Gaiman book I have tried two others Good Omens The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch and The Ocean at the End of the Lane and one of those was okay Omens and one of them... (Sign in to see more)

Catriona (LittleBookOwl)

American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

4.5 stars

Bookdragon Sean

American Gods (American Gods, #1) By Neil Gaiman

Do you ever read a book and become completely lost in the words and, ultimately, wonder what is actually happening Well, I do So, I go back and read the bits I may not have picked up or accidently skimmed over This allows me to actually understand the book I tried doing that with this, and I quickly... (Sign in to see more)

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