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The Dangerous Alphabet

Written by Neil Gaiman & illustrated by Gris Grimly
Published by HarperCollins
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Jul 27, 2010
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A is for Always, that’s where we embark . . .

Two children, treasure map in hand, and their pet gazelle sneak past their father, out of their house, and into a world beneath the city, where monsters and pirates roam.

Will they find the treasure? Will they make it out alive?

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Who Wrote The Dangerous Alphabet

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Neil Gaiman

<p>Dave McKean is best known for his work on Neil Gaiman’s Sandman series of graphic novels and for his CD covers for musicians from Tori Amos to Alice Cooper. He also illustrated Neil Gaiman’s picture books <em>The Day I Swapped My Dad for Two Goldfish</em>, <em>The Wolves in the Walls</em>, and <em>Crazy Hair</em>. He is a cult figure in the comic book world, and is also a photographer. </p>

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Who Illustrated The Dangerous Alphabet

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Gris Grimly

<p>Gris Grimly is a children’s book illustrator who moonlights in painting and filmmaking. Some of his best-known works include <em>Gris Grimly’s Frankenstein</em>, <em>Edgar Allan Poe’s Tales of Mystery and Madness</em> and <em>Edgar Allan Poe’s Tales of Death and Dementia</em>, and Neil Gaiman’s bestselling picture book <em>The Dangerous Alphabet</em>. He lives in Los Angeles.</p>

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780060783358
Publication Date:
July 27, 2010
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0060783354

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