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Smoke and Mirrors - Short Fictions and Illusions

Neil Gaiman

In the deft hands of Neil Gaiman, magic is no mere illusion . . . and anything is possible. In Smoke and Mirrors, Gaiman's imagination and supreme artistry transform a mundane world into a place of terrible wonders-where an old woman can purchase the Holy Grail at a thrift store, where assassins advertise their services in the Yellow Pages under "Pest Control," and where a frightened young boy must barter for his life with a mean-spirited troll living beneath a bridge by the railroad tracks. Explore a new reality, obscured by smoke and darkness yet brilliantly tangible, in this extraordinary collection of short works by a master prestidigitator. It will dazzle your senses, touch your heart, and haunt your dreams.

In the deft hands of Neil Gaiman, magic is no mere illusion . . . and anything is possible. In Smoke and Mirrors, Gaiman's imagination and supreme artistry transform a mundane world into a place of terrible wonders-where an old woman can purchase the Holy Grail at a thrift store, where assassins advertise their services in the Yellow Pages under "Pest Control," and where a frightened young boy must barter for his life with a mean-spirited troll living beneath a bridge by the railroad tracks. Explore a new reality, obscured by smoke and darkness yet brilliantly tangible, in this extraordinary collection of short works by a master prestidigitator. It will dazzle your senses, touch your heart, and haunt your dreams.
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

In the deft hands of Neil Gaiman, magic is no mere illusion . . . and anything is possible. In Smoke and Mirrors, Gaiman's imagination and supreme artistry transform a mundane world into a place of terrible wonders-where an old woman can purchase the Holy Grail at a thrift store, where assassins advertise their services in the Yellow Pages under "Pest Control," and where a frightened young boy must barter for his life with a mean-spirited troll living beneath a bridge by the railroad tracks. Explore a new reality, obscured by smoke and darkness yet brilliantly tangible, in this extraordinary collection of short works by a master prestidigitator. It will dazzle your senses, touch your heart, and haunt your dreams.

Language:

English

Length:

10h 36m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:06:37


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

29:23


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

01:02


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

15:25


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

25:14


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:57


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

01:10:04


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

16:03


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

12:54


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

20:05


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

04:18


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

25:43


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

02:29


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

23:38


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

40:28


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

11:08


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

22:08


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

30:06


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

14:13


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

02:58


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

31:58


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

02:26


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

19:20


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

06:18


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

12:09


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

02:37


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

16:14


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

02:35


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

01:10:07


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

33:39


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

00:35