The Dangerous Alphabet download epub
by Gris Grimly,Neil Gaiman
Neil Gaiman is the New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty books, including Norse Mythology .
Neil Gaiman is the New York Times bestselling author of more than twenty books, including Norse Mythology, Neverwhere, and The Graveyard Book. Among his numerous literary awards are the Newbery and Carnegie medals, and the Hugo, Nebula, World Fantasy, and Will Eisner awards. Originally from England, he now lives in America. Told through 13 rhyming couplets and accompanying illustrations, Neil Gaiman and Gris Grimly's The Dangerous Alphabet is a delightful (if suspiciously inaccurate) study of the alphabet.
Neil Gaiman, long inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical . It's going to take a very special kind of boy to defeat the most dangerous of all the Frost Giants and rescue the mighty Gods.
Neil Gaiman, long inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction, presents a bravura rendition of the Norse gods and their world from their origin though their upheaval in Ragnarok. When you take the free-fall plunge into a Neil Gaiman book, anything can happen and anything invariably does. Someone cheerful and infuriating and clever
Neil Gaiman autographing a copy of Coraline, National Book Fair, Washington, . The Dangerous Alphabet (with illustrations by Gris Grimly, softcover, 32 pages, HarperCollins, 2008
Neil Gaiman autographing a copy of Coraline, National Book Fair, Washington, . The Dangerous Alphabet (with illustrations by Gris Grimly, softcover, 32 pages, HarperCollins, 2008, ISBN 0-06-078333-8). Blueberry Girl (with illustrations by Charles Vess, hardcover, 32 pages, HarperCollins, 2009
Neil Gaiman and Gris Grimly team up in this spooky alphabet book.
Neil Gaiman and Gris Grimly team up in this spooky alphabet book. This alphabet book is an excellent choice for fans of Limony Snicket and Edmund Gorey. The alphabet book gets the Neil Gaiman/Gris Grimly treatment in this entertaining little tome
Grimly's gleefully ghoulish Tim Burton-esque line-and-watercolor illustrations are the star here
Grimly's gleefully ghoulish Tim Burton-esque line-and-watercolor illustrations are the star here. Fans of both creators' works will seek this title out, as will adults of the macabre persuasion. Normal abecedarian fodder gets a poke in the ribcage with this most unusual alphabet tale. A boy and a girl clad in rumpled Victorian weeds and their stalwart gazelle navigate both monsters and madmen in hopes of reaching their final destination.
Gris Grimly is the pen name of Steven Soenksen, an artist and storyteller from the . The Dangerous Alphabet by Neil Gaiman (Harper Collins, 2008).
Gris Grimly is the pen name of Steven Soenksen, an artist and storyteller from the Los Angeles area who is best known for his darkly whimsical children's books. In 2019, Grimly returned to his home state of Nebraska where he continues his work. The success of these books garnered Grimly respect within the industry and led to his illustrations being seen in over a dozen books in only eight years. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving (Simon & Schuster, 2007). Santa Claws by Laura Leuck (Chronicle, 2006).
Not even the alphabet can be trusted in this exciting adventure story with words by bestselling Neil Gaiman and art by Gris Grimly
Not even the alphabet can be trusted in this exciting adventure story with words by bestselling Neil Gaiman and art by Gris Grimly. In 1989, Gaiman published The Books of Magic (collected in 1991), a four-part mini-series that provided a tour of the mythological and magical parts of the DC Universe through a frame story about an English teenager who discovers that he is destined to be the world's greatest wizard. The miniseries was popular, and sired an ongoing series written by John Ney Rieber.
The Dangerous Alphabet contains a warning of its own: A piratical ghost story in thirteen ingenious by potentially disturbing rhyming couplets, originally conceived as a confection both to amuse and to entertain by Mr. Neil Gaiman, scrivener, and then doodled, elaborated upon, illustrated, and beaten soundly by Mr. Gris Grimly, etcher and illuminator, featuring two brave children, their diminutive but no less courageous gazelle, and a large number of extremely dangerous trolls
A is for Always, that's where we embark . . .
Two children, treasure map in hand, and their pet gazelle sneak past their father, out of their house, and into a world beneath the city, where monsters and pirates roam.
Will they find the treasure? Will they make it out alive?
Category: Children's Books
Subcategory: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Publisher: HarperCollins; Reprint edition (July 27, 2010)
Pages: 32 pages