The neverending story

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Doubleday, 1983 - Fiction - 396 pages
235 Reviews
She, awkward Bastian is amazed to discover that he has become a character in the mysterious book he is reading and that he has an important mission to fulfill.

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wonderful, storytelling at its best. - weRead
I felt cheated when I read the never ending story. - Goodreads
Has a very touching ending. - weRead
The never-ending story" in English. - weRead
My only wish is that this book was never ending! - weRead
And it is never ending! - weRead

Review: The Neverending Story

User Review  - Mark Lawrence - Goodreads

Read this to my daughter recently. A very mixed bag. First off I should say that although the book was written in 1979 it reads as though it were written in 1939. The translator has consistently ... Read full review

Review: The Neverending Story

User Review  - Eric Allen - Goodreads

The Neverending Story By Michael Ende A Review by Eric Allen. "ONLY TWO STARS," you cry, "Eric, have you no soul!?!?!" You're obviously going by the movie, which is AWESOME, and have never actually ... Read full review

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About the author (1983)

Children's author Michael Ende was born on November 12, 1929 in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. He worked as an actor, director, film critic and scriptwriter before turning to writing children's books. His best known work is The Neverending Story (1979), which was adapted into a film and two sequels. Another book, Jim Knopf and Lukas the Engine, was made into both a television and radio series. Ende died in Suttgart, Germany on August 29, 1995.

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