by Neil Gaiman | Science Fiction & Fantasy |
ISBN: 0755347277 Global Overview for this book
Registered by wingdark-dracowing of Ledbury, Herefordshire United Kingdom on 10/11/2010
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3 journalers for this copy...
Journal Entry 1 by wingdark-dracowing from Ledbury, Herefordshire United Kingdom on Monday, October 11, 2010
I love this author and loved the film, so couldn't resist this when I found it in the local charity shop.

Journal Entry 2 by wingdark-dracowing at Ledbury, Herefordshire United Kingdom on Monday, August 19, 2013
I was slightly disappointed by this book and (I don't say this very often) like the film a lot more. The story follows Tristan Thorn as he travels into the world of Faerie to bring back a falling star that he hopes will make the girl he loves marry him. He encounters lots of weird an dwonderful characters along the way, has to save the star from an evil witch who wants to cut out her heart and avoid the fighting heirs of a dead Duke. It's a good story and enjoyable, in the same way that fairytale's are enjoyable - but none of the characters really have a lot of substance. They seemed flimsy, ephemeral and flitted in and off the pages leaving very little behind. So while I did enjoy the day I spent in its company, it's not a book I would need to reread - I think I'll go and watch the film instead.

Journal Entry 3 by wingdark-dracowing at RABCK, -- By post or by hand/ in person -- United Kingdom on Saturday, September 07, 2013

Released 5 yrs ago (9/7/2013 UTC) at RABCK, -- By post or by hand/ in person -- United Kingdom


Off to Scotland as a RABCK - hope you enjoy it.

Journal Entry 4 by LittleSuz at Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom on Tuesday, September 10, 2013
Thank you so much for this surprise rabck dark-draco. It was lovely to get in this morning's post.

Journal Entry 5 by LittleSuz at Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom on Friday, March 09, 2018
Oh I love Neil Gaiman! This was fab. Just enchanting and delightful throughout. Yvaine the star was my favourite.

It's funny to note the date when I journalled this - just a month after my son was born back in 2013. I was very sleep-deprived and in the grip of postnatal depression at the time, and thus I have no memory of receiving the book at all! But getting a surprise rack when I was going through such a dark time must've been a comfort. Thank you.

Journal Entry 6 by LittleSuz at Filmhouse Cinema in Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom on Sunday, March 18, 2018

Released 10 mos ago (3/18/2018 UTC) at Filmhouse Cinema in Edinburgh, Scotland United Kingdom


Released at meetup

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Journal Entry 7 by wingkinediwing at Rushyford, County Durham United Kingdom on Monday, March 19, 2018
Left over at the Meet Up, one of my all time favourite Neil Gaiman's so had to pick up and hopefully find a new reader for it

Journal Entry 8 by wingkinediwing at City Centre in Krakow, Małopolskie Poland on Monday, April 16, 2018

Released 8 mos ago (4/29/2018 UTC) at City Centre in Krakow, Małopolskie Poland


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