Locus Award 2016.
Trigger Warning: Short Fictions and Disturbances.
#1 New York Times Bestselling Author
Multiple award winning, #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman returns to dazzle, delight, haunt, and entertain with this third collection of short fiction following Smoke and Mirrors and Fragile Things
In this all-new anthology, Neil Gaiman pierces the veil of reality to reveal the enigmatic, shadowy world that lies beneath. Trigger Warning includes
previously published pieces of short fiction — stories, verse, and a very
special Doctor Who story that was written for the fiftieth anniversary
of the beloved series in 2013 — as well as a tale written exclusively for
A writer whose creative genius is unparalleled, Gaiman entrances with his literary alchemy, transporting us deep into the realm of imagination, where the fantastical becomes real and the everyday incandescent. Full of wonder and terror, surprises and delights, Trigger Warning is a dazzling gift that will engage the mind, stir the heart, and shake the soul from one of the most unique and popular literary artists of our day.
Written by Booknan the Bookuser (2015-08-31)
Out of 25 stories and poems, I think only 5 of them really worked for me (The Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountain, An Invocation of Incuriosity, And Weep Like Alexander, Nothing O'Clock, The Return of the Thin White Duke). The rest was relatively "meh", leading me to wonder if this collection has gotten such high praise simply because Neil Gaiman wrote it, and not because it is particularly good. I love American Gods, but the short story about Shadow, written particularly for this collection, ... (more)