I've not read much Neil Gaiman before, but I was quickly converted. With a hero called Fat Charlie, a larger than life brother named Spider and a mysterious father who is possibly also an African god, what's not to love? The main character Fat Charlie isn't really fat and prefers to be called Charles, but his father gave him the nickname, and what his father says sticks. Gearing up to be married to his fiancé Rosie, preparations are disrupted … more
This book is just.. Amazing. It's one of those "makes you feel every emotion you have" books. It is beautifully written, and is impossible not to get immersed in. I recommend this book to anyone and everyone, because i truly believe it has a little something for everyone. It's hilarious, frightening, and at times very sad. But ultimately you'll walk away from it feeling good, and like anything is possible.