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By Walter Moers

The book in 2005 of Walter Moers's The thirteen ½ Lives of Captain Bluebear used to be an event--the hilarious epic myth garnered grand experiences and amazing revenues, which keep growing. In this new Zamonian experience, Optimus Yarnspinner, a tender author, inherits from his liked godfather an unpublished brief tale via an unknown writer. His look for the author's identification takes him to Bookholm--the so-called urban of Dreaming Books. On coming into its streets, our hero feels as though he has opened the door of a big second-hand book shop. His nostrils are assailed by way of clouds of publication dirt, the stimulating odor of historical leather-based, and the tang of printer's ink.
Soon, although, Yarnspinner falls into the clutches of the city's evil genius, Pfistomel Smyke, who treacherously maroons him within the labyrinthine catacombs beneath town, the place interpreting books will be surely harmful.
In The urban of Dreaming Books, Walter Moers transports us to a magical global the place analyzing is a striking event. in basic terms these intrepid souls who're ready to hitch Yarnspinner on his perilous trip may still learn this booklet. we would like the remainder of you a protracted, secure, unutterably uninteresting and dull lifestyles!

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The hand held them firmly, but the arm trailed into a mere string, as if they were being flown like a kite. Then the whole thing melted into swirling colors. They became two birds, flying toward a castle. Their wings beat in the air as if it were water. They flew into a window, into a chamber, where a woman walked who had a tiny moon circling her head. She glanced up, seeing them as they joined its orbit. But then they flew on, back out the window, and across the landscape to a great lake, where they dived down into the water and became two flying fish, touring a fabulous magical underwater setting where mermaids and mermen were just the beginning.

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