In American Gods, Gaiman shows the gods and monsters of many cultures fighting the new gods emerging from our worship of media and technology.
“Mabel gave Ronald more than a lovely world in which to grow up; she gave him an array of fascinating tools to explore and interpret it.”
Many inveterate readers prefer the Harry Potter books to “The Hobbit” and “The Lord of the Rings.” The reasons are simple. Rowling’s novels race along.
An exciting and uplifting fantasy series begins–one that will drive young people to think, stretch their imaginations, and use their moral compass.