Hansel and Gretel (Povestiri Neil Gaiman)De (autor) Neil Gaiman Ilustrat de Lorenzo Mattotti
en Limba Engleză Hardback – 11 Dec 2014 – vârsta până la 11 ani
O poveste clasică pentru copii, drumul presărat cu firimituri de pâine și casa de turtă dulce sunt aduse la viață de către Neil Gaiman. Cine ar fi fost mai potrivit să repovestească basmul cel mai frumos, dar și cel mai întunecat al fraților Grimm, Hansel și Gretel?
Împreună cu desenele realizate de Lorenzo Mattotti vei fi retrăi o experiență izvorâtă din amintirile basmelor din copilărie.
Neil Gaiman has written highly acclaimed books for both children and adults and is the first author to have won both the Carnegie and Newbery Medals for the same work – The Graveyard Book. The L.A. Times has described his multi-million-selling graphic novel series Sandman as ‘the greatest epic in the history of comic books’. Many of his books, including Coraline and Stardust, have been made into films. Neverwhere has been adapted for TV and radio and American Gods is in development as a major HBO series. He has also written two amazing episodes of Doctor Who and appeared in The Simpsons as himself. In 2013 he published his first adult novel for seven years, The Ocean at the End of the Lane, which received stellar reviews and was a bestseller around the world.www.gaimanbooks.co.uk@neilhimselfhttp://www.gaimanbooks.co.uk/Lorenzo Mattotti is an illustrator and comics/graphic novel artist. His illustrations have beenpublished in magazines including Cosmopolitan, Vogue, The New Yorker, Le Monde and VanityFair. In 2003 Mattotti won an Eisner Award for his Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde graphic novel.
The enduring story of the children, the breadcrumb trail and the gingerbread house is brought to life by master storyteller, Neil Gaiman. Who better to retell the Brothers Grimm's greatest, and perhaps darkest, fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel? Coupled with breathtakingly haunting illustrations from Lorenzo Mattotti, you will be enticed into the world and into the woods . . . so beware.