Nicholas (nwhyte) wrote,

September Books 3) Sandman: The Dream Hunters

3) Sandman: The Dream Hunters, by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Yoshitaka Amano

Obviously a bit of a spin-off from the original Sandman series, but pretty beautiful in its own right; Gaiman retells an old Japanese story, as prose rather than script, with beautiful illustrations by Amano, and manages to keep the tone consistent throughout, with a somewhat ambiguous ending that pulls us smoothly out of the Japanese environment and into Gaiman's own mythos.
Tags: bookblog 2005, writer: neil gaiman

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