Shadow is a man with a past. But now he wants nothing more than to live a quiet life with his wife and stay out of trouble. Until he learns that she's been killed in a terrible accident.
Flying home for the funeral, as a violent storm rocks the plane, a strange man in the seat next to him introduces himself. The man calls himself Mr. Wednesday, and he knows more about Shadow than is possible.
He warns Shadow that a far bigger storm is coming. And from that moment on, nothing will ever he the same...
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Review: American Gods (American Gods #1)User Review - Becca - Goodreads
I'm glad I read the introduction to this text, because it gave me a fantastic frame of reference for undertaking this story. It was invaluable for me to understand it as a story of coming to America ... Read full review
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I don't read much of what generally gets categorized as fantasy or science fiction, but several friends have recommended Gaiman, and this novel in particular, to me, and one was kind enough to lend me ... Read full review
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American Gods is a novel by Neil Gaiman. The novel is a blend of Americana, fantasy, and various strands of ancient and modern mythology, all centering on a ...
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June 22, 2001 | As with most noir heroes, we meet Shadow, the protagonist of Neil Gaiman's hard-boiled fantasia, "American Gods," after he's lost everything ...
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The "American Gods" refers to the gods & beliefs that early migrants to North America brought along with them. The gods are portrayed to be as mortal as men ...
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Neil Gaiman's American Gods was always sort of on my to be read list. I am not sure why. I picked it up sort of by osmosis, it was just in the air as a book ...
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In American Gods, Neil Gaiman creates not one god, nor a pantheon of gods, but many pantheons -- the echoes of divine spirits and culture heroes who took ...
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--From the Caveat, and Warning for Travelers from American Gods by Neil Gaiman ... If you're here, you've probably read American Gods, and realize just what ...