The books of magic : the deluxe edition

by Gaiman, Neil,

Format: Print Book 2013
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Northland Public Library Teen Graphic Novels YA Graphic Novel Gaiman
Location  Northland Public Library
Collection  Teen Graphic Novels
Call Number  YA Graphic Novel Gaiman
From Neil Gaiman, the bestselling novelist and creator of the world-renownedcomics title The Sandman , comes a mesmerizing tale of the dangers andopportunities of youth, and its endless possibilities. Illustrated by four ofcomics' most accomplished artists, John Bolton, Scott Hampton, Charles Vess, andPaul Johnson, The Books of Magic collects all four issues of the originalmini-series that introduced the character of Timothy Hunter and set the stagefor his continuing adventures. Timothy Hunter could be the most powerful magician in the world, but does hereally want to be? Guided through the magical world starting at the begining oftime by a group of DC Universe magicians, often refered to as the TrenchcoatBrigade (John Constantine, Phantom Stranger, Mister E, and Doctor Occult), theyattempt to aid Timothy in his decision whether or not to embrace his gift.However, by the time Timothy makes a choice, it may have already been made forhim!
Published Reviews
Booklist Review: "A young boy escapes into the many worlds of magic in one of several titles from a prodigious storyteller. Several illustrators contributed artwork."
From Booklist, Copyright (c) American Library Association. Used with permission.
Additional Information
Subjects Magic -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Occultism -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Publisher New York, New York :DC Comics,2013
Edition Deluxe edition.
Contributors Bolton, John, 1951- illustrator.
Klein, Todd, letterer.
Nybakken, Scott, editor.
Language English
Notes "Originally published in single magazine form in The Books of Magic 1-4."
Description 197 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
ISBN 9781401237813
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