American gods: a novel

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Series:
American gods volume 1.
Publisher:
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Pub. Date:
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Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 5.3 - AR Pts: 28
Lexile measure:
840L
Description
This supernatural American road trip fantasy tells the story of a war between the ancient and modern gods. The Hugo, Bram Stoker, Locus, World Fantasy, and Nebula award-winning novel and new Starz television series by Neil Gaiman is adapted as a graphic novel for the first time! The first in a three-volume adaptation of Neil Gaiman's modern classic! Shadow Moon gets out of jail only to discover his wife is dead. Defeated, broke, and uncertain where to go from here, he meets the mysterious Mr. Wednesday, who employs him to serve as his bodyguard--thrusting Shadow into a deadly world where ghosts of the past come back from the dead, and a god war is imminent. Collecting the first nine issues of the American Gods comic book series, along with art process features, high res scans of original art, layouts, character designs, and variant covers by BECKY CLOONAN, SKOTTIE YOUNG, FÁBIO MOON, DAVE MCKEAN, and MORE!
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ISBN:
9780060558123
9780062109590
9780062080233
9780061792663
9780062572233
9780380973651
9780062059888
9780062101914
9780060735586
9780380789030
9780062472106
9781402566233
9781538462096
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.3, 28 Points
Lexile measure:
840L
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-16 23:31:38PM
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series American gods
series_with_volume American gods|1
subject_facet Audiobooks, Bodyguards -- Fiction, Ex-convicts -- Fiction, Fantasy fiction, National characteristics, American -- Fiction, Spiritual warfare -- Fiction, Widowers -- Fiction
title_display American gods : a novel
title_full American Gods, American Gods A Novel, American Gods The Tenth Anniversary Edition, American Gods [TV Tie-In] A Novel, American gods / Neil Gaiman, American gods / Neil Gaiman ; with a special introduction by the author, American gods : a novel / Neil Gaiman, American gods : a novel / by Neil Gaiman, American gods [sound recording] / by Neil Gaiman
title_short American gods :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Bodyguards, Ex-convicts, Fantasy, Fiction, Literature, Mythology, National characteristics, American, Spiritual warfare, Thriller, Widowers