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The classic, multi-award winning novel from the ‘writer of rare perception and endless imagination’ William Gibson
Days before his release from prison, Shadow’s wife dies in a car crash. Numbly, he makes his way back home. On the plane he meets the enigmatic Mr Wednesday, who claims to be a refugee from a distant war, a former god and the king of America. Together they embark on a profoundly strange journey across the heart of the USA, whilst all around them a storm of preternatural proportions threatens to break.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - barlow304 - LibraryThing
A long, striking novel about America and its gods. Whether they are ancient Nordic or African, brought here by immigrants and slaves, or modern, like the Media, the gods of America are troubled at the ... Read full review
Review: American Gods (American Gods #1)User Review - Bookworm Sean - Goodreads
Do you ever read a book and become completely lost in the words and, ultimately, wonder what is actually happening? Well, I do. So, I go back and read the bits I may not have picked up or accidently ... Read full review