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The sleeper

Eileen Dewhurst

The sleeper

by Eileen Dewhurst

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  • 28 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementEileen Dewhurst.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6054.E95 S54 1988
The Physical Object
Pagination183 p. ;
Number of Pages183
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2038570M
ISBN 100385246188
LC Control Number88014970
OCLC/WorldCa17916463

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  Parents need to know that The Sleeper and the Spindle by Neil Gaiman and illustrated by Chris Riddell uses some of the details of "Snow White" and "Sleeping Beauty" to spin a new kind of fairy tale. Violence is limited to a shallow stabbing with a spindle.5/5. Sleepers is a American legal crime drama film written, produced, and directed by Barry Levinson, and based on Lorenzo Carcaterra's novel of the same name. The film stars Kevin Bacon, Jason Patric, Brad Pitt, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman, Minnie Driver and Music by: John Williams.

  In the previous chapter, Hans took Liesel downstairs to tell her exactly what was going on. He told her about World War 1, Erik Vandenberg and the promise he made to Erik’s family. He explained. Gorgeously illustrated, The Sleeper and the Spindle is one of those books that lingers in the mind of a reader long after the final page is turned. Neil Gaiman, Newbury Award Winner, is in top form here, and his elegant, stark prose perfectly accompanies Chris Riddell’s lushly detailed black-and-white : Kiersten Carr.


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