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The Neverending Story

Written by Michael Ende & illustrated by Ralph Manheim and Michael Ende
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When it was published more than a decade ago, this special story within a story captured the hearts and imaginations of millions of readers worldwide. A lonely boy named Bastian is drawn into a beautiful but doomed world. Only Bastian can save this enchanted place of dragons, giants, monsters, and mysteries . . . but will he have to stay there forever? This beautifully repackaged hardcover classic will lure even more readers into its wondrous world.

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Who Wrote The Neverending Story

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Michael Ende
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Who Illustrated The Neverending Story

Ralph Manheim

Ralph Manheim, translator of <i>Grimm’s Fairy Tales</i> and many other works, was a renowned German-language translator.

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