Book Summary

    Young Tristran Thorn will do anything to win the cold heart of beautiful Victoria—even fetch her the star they watch fall from the night sky. But to do so, he must enter the unexplored lands on the other side of the ancient wall that gives their tiny village its name. Beyond that old stone wall, Tristran learns, lies Faerie—where nothing, not even a fallen star, is what he imagined.

    From #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman comes a remarkable quest into the dark and miraculous—in pursuit of love and the utterly impossible.
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    Author

    Neil Gaiman

    Year Published

    1998

    Categories

    adventure, Boys, English, Girls, in corpus, made into movie, magic, sci fi/fantasy, Young Adult

    ISBN 13

    9780061142024

    Profanity

    low

    Sexuality

    sex at the beginning, how Tristan was conceived

    Violence

    mild

    Goodreads Rating

    4.06

    # Ratings

    249841

    # of Words

Book Summary

Young Tristran Thorn will do anything to win the cold heart of beautiful Victoria—even fetch her the star they watch fall from the night sky. But to do so, he must enter the unexplored lands on the other side of the ancient wall that gives their tiny village its name. Beyond that old stone wall, Tristran learns, lies Faerie—where nothing, not even a fallen star, is what he imagined.

From #1 New York Times bestselling author Neil Gaiman comes a remarkable quest into the dark and miraculous—in pursuit of love and the utterly impossible.
(summary from goodreads.com)