Introducing an instant classic Norse Mythology
??●master storyteller Neil Gaiman presents a dazzling version of the great Norse myths. Neil Gaiman has long been inspired by ancient mythology in creating the fantastical realms of his fiction. Now he turns his attention back to the source, presenting a bravura rendition of the great northern tales. In Norse Mythology, Gaiman stays true to the myths in envisioning the major Norse pantheon: Odin, the highest of the high, wise, daring, and cunning; Thor, Odin???s son, incredibly strong yet not the wisest of gods; and Loki??●son of a giant??●blood brother to Odin and a trickster and unsurpassable manipulator. Gaiman fashions these primeval stories into a novelistic arc that begins with the genesis of the legendary nine worlds and delves into the exploits of deities, dwarfs, and giants. Once, when Thor???s hammer is stolen, Thor must disguise himself as a woman??●difficult with his beard and huge appetite??●to steal it back. More poignant is the tale in which the blood of Kvasir??●the most sagacious of gods??●is turned into a mead that infuses drinkers with poetry. The work culminates in Ragnarok, the twilight of the gods and rebirth of a time and people. Through Gaiman???s deft and witty prose emerge these gods with their fiercely competitive natures, their susceptibility to being duped and to duping others, and their tendency to let passion ignite their actions, making these long-ago myths breathe pungent life again. One of the best leading online sources of best selling ebooks, textbooks, audiobooks with instant downloads with a vast range in all categories. Get this item of equal or lesser value and receive the download link immediately after payment by visiting pwrplaysace (Copy & paste in your browser) This is a Digital product which is sent within 24 business hours after successful payment. We do not sell the paper products. The photo shown is for illustrative purposes only. All purchases are final. We send most of our products in ZIP or PDF format. If you require another format, let us know and we will do the conversion for you! Never pay more that $19.99 at our location.