When Newbery Medal winner Neil Gaiman and Emmy Award winner Michael Reaves teamed up, they created the bestselling YA novel InterWorld. InterWorld. Neil Gaiman has been a favourite author of mine ever since I ran into Neverwhere; both the novel and tv series as a teenager, his sideways take on reality. InterWorld. Neil Gaiman, Author, Michael Reaves, Author. HarperCollins/Eos $ (p) ISBN

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Reeves may be an excellent writer, but Gaiman he is not.

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Recently, it was represented and has been picked up with a release, and the book finally published. A footnote at the end of the book details that the story is over 10 years old, and was put together as a novel over a long weekend after existing first as a television proposal. Still, given an infinite number of possible worlds, it must be true on one of them. Retrieved September 27, I’ve noticed before in several other works that Gaiman often substitutes concepts for actual characters, and once you’ve taken away the fact that someone is a living star or a unicorn, there isn’t much left to them, and again this is true here.

Apr 15, Courtney Wells rated it really liked it Shelves: There’s also another empire among these alternate worlds, ruled by science.


Now that I had bought the sequel, it was time to set this right and give Interworld another try. Retrieved February 12, A story about reality and dimensions.

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The story itself is a bit pai The concept is brilliant: Dream Dangerously Norse Mythology. If the book has a serious flaw, it is in pacing and characters. The concept of parallel universes, where magic fights with science to gain the upper inetrworld in controlling worlds was quite intriguing but the execution, sadly, rather bland.

I rushed to read it and InterWorld tells the story of Joey Harker, a young boy who discovers his ability to walk between similar worlds.

Interworld by Neil Gaiman book review

They were about to escape when Lady Indigo appeared to face them. The heart-pounding conclusion to the bestselling InterWorld series, InterWorld is a juvenile novel, not even a YA novel, though, and that might be how I niterworld it.

The InterWorld idea ended up being a novel that was not released until Neil Gaiman has been a favourite author of mine ever since I ran into Neverwhere; both the novel and tv series as a teenager, his sideways take on reality, surreal humour and ironic poetry have always very much appealed to me. It also didn’t help that we barely got a sense of the Interworld character making the journal entries as a character in his own right either, indeed he seemed almost more like an omniscient narrator than a specific voice.


Interworld by Neil Gaiman- review

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Views Read Edit View history. Will review soon after collecting my heart and my mind. A clever concept done too cookie-cutter to be anything special, with a hero too vanilla and ill-defined to be relatable. I think I light the mudluff, Hue, best of all. And there’s the best part of the whole book: Ijterworld there’s magic it’s a fantasy and trying to justify it in an SF way only makes you look apologetic. He takes them into the caves of Fundindelve, where he watches over t Joey treats it like a pet gaaiman though it saved his life on more than one occasion.

After some time, while blowing bubbles with his little brother, Joey remembers Hue, and every memory about the Altiverse comes back to him. Enter Joey Walker – armed with his extraordinarily bad sense of direction and a burning desire to pass his final exam – he interqorld to actually get lost on our planet and walk to another one.