The Buried Giant
Score: 4
From 434 Ratings

The Buried Giant


  • Author: Kazuo Ishiguro
  • Release Date : 2015-03-03
  • Genre: Literary
  • File Size: 8832927 Bytes


From the winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature and author of the Booker Prize–winning novel The Remains of the Day comes a luminous meditation on the act of forgetting and the power of memory.   In post-Arthurian Britain, the wars that once raged between the Saxons and the Britons have finally ceased. Axl and Beatrice, an elderly British couple, set off to visit their son, whom they haven't seen in years. And, because a strange mist has caused mass amnesia throughout the land, they can scarcely remember anything about him. As they are joined on their journey by a Saxon warrior, his orphan charge, and an illustrious knight, Axl and Beatrice slowly begin to remember the dark and troubled past they all share. By turns savage, suspenseful, and i...

As You Wish
Score: 4.5
From 229 Ratings

As You Wish


  • Author: Cary Elwes
  • Release Date : 2014-10-14
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 32937697 Bytes


From actor Cary Elwes, who played the iconic role of Westley in The Princess Bride, comes a first-person account and behind-the-scenes look at the making of the cult classic film filled with never-before-told stories, exclusive photographs, and interviews with costars Robin Wright, Wallace Shawn, Billy Crystal, Christopher Guest, and Mandy Patinkin, as well as author and screenwriter William Goldman, producer Norman Lear, and director Rob Reiner.The Princess Bride has been a family favorite for close to three decades. Ranked by the American Film Institute as one of the top 100 Greatest Love Stories and by the Writers Guild of America as one of the top 100 screenplays of all time, The Princess Bride will continue to resonate with audiences for years t...

Giant Days
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

Giant Days


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2019-02-27
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781641441636


Giant Days Book Description :

It’s the end of second year, and everything is happening so fast! Moving out, breaking up, breaking hearts, breaking...bones? Best-Mates-for-Life Esther, Daisy, and Susan had better hold on tight if they want to make it to their third year, never mind in one piece! John Allison (Bad Machinery, Scary Go Round) and illustrators Max Sarin and Liz Fleming shepherd us through another action-packed semester in Giant Days Volume 9, which collects Issues #33-36 of the Eisner Award-nominated series....

Giant Days
Score: 4
From 43 Ratings

Giant Days


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-04-12
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781608868049


Giant Days Book Description :

"Susan, Esther, and Daisy started at university three weeks ago and became fast friends. Now, away from home for the first time, all three want to reinvent themselves. But in the face of hand-wringing boys, "personal experimentation," influenza, mystery-mold, nu-chauvinism, and the willful, unwanted intrusion of "academia," they may be lucky just to make it to spring alive. Going off to university is always a time of change and growth, but for Esther, Susan, and Daisy, things are about to get a little weird."--provided from Amazon.com....

Giant Days  1

Giant Days 1


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : BOOM! Studios
  • Release Date : 2015-03-18
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781681594538


Giant Days 1 Book Description :

Susan, Esther, and Daisy started at university three weeks ago and became fast friends because their dorm rooms were next to each other. Now, away from home for the first time, all three want to reinvent themselves. But in the face of hand-wringing boys, "personal experimentation," influenza, mystery-mold, nu-chauvinism, and the willful, unwanted intrusion of "academia," they may be lucky just to make it to spring alive....

The Quotable Giant Days

The Quotable Giant Days


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2020-09-02
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781641447355


The Quotable Giant Days Book Description :

GIANT DAYS ARE THE BEST DAYS OF ALL. Esther, Susan, and Daisy aren’t just BFFs, or the stars of the hit graphic novel series Giant Days which chronicles their humorous, tragic, adorable, and always memorable adventures as they survive the greatest challenge of all--life. This iconic trio is also the source of some of the greatest wisdom and insights you could ever ask for--and you did, so we have a whole book full of their advice for you, so you don’t have to take our word for it. (But, uh, this is also marketing copy on the back of a book we want you to buy so just remember you’re making a choice, which is also a lesson contained within these pages) Award-winning Giant Days creators John Allison, Lissa Treiman & Max Sarin present the unforgett...

Giant Days  54

Giant Days 54


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2019-09-18
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781646689903


Giant Days 54 Book Description :

Summer is ending, and so are Daisy and Esther’s days at university (Susan still needs to finish medical school, of course). These last days together are worth their weight in gold, but soon it will be time for pomp, circumstance, and silly hats, as the girls head out into the world and face their futures!...

Giant Days  53

Giant Days 53


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2019-08-21
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781684155705


Giant Days 53 Book Description :

Final exams, final friendship times, and some final goodbyes for Daisy, Esther, and Susan before the summer term wraps up, and it’s suddenly time to say goodbye to Sheffield!...

Giant Days  As Time Goes By  1

Giant Days As Time Goes By 1


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2019-11-13
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781646689835


Giant Days As Time Goes By 1 Book Description :

One year after their graduation from university, Esther De Groot and Daisy Wooten are back in Sheffield for a reunion with Susan and McGraw.The year apart has not been easy for all of them, and this reunion will only draw out the secrets they have all been keeping for too long! The series finale of one of the most acclaimed comics series of the decade reveals the future of everyone's favorite best friends!...

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Giant Days 44


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2018-11-21
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781641444392


Giant Days 44 Book Description :

Esther becomes fixated on Valentine’s Day as a marker of her romantic failure, and decides to fully activate her drama field for the first time in a long time, in an attempt to “Win Big At Love”. It’s going to be great. No, really....

Giant Days  52

Giant Days 52


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2019-07-17
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781641447379


Giant Days 52 Book Description :

In a follow-up to Holiday Special 2017, Esther goes for a job interview in London and reunites with her old friend Shelley Winters. While Esther covets Shelley’s metropolitan existence, Shelley is already tired of the rat race and her high pressure civil service job, and longs to publish brain-rotting books. So while Shelly tries to prepare Esther for her interview, Esther steers Shelley towards a glittering future among the literati!...

Giant Days
Score: 3.5
From 2 Ratings

Giant Days


  • Author : John Allison
  • Publisher : Boom! Studios
  • Release Date : 2017-03-08
  • Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781613986097


Giant Days Book Description :

It's springtime at Sheffield University - the flowers are blooming, the birds are singing, and fast-pals Susan, Esther, and Daisy continue to survive their freshman year of university. Susan is barely dealing with her recent breakup with McGraw, Esther is considering dropping out of school, and Daisy is trying to keep everyone and everything from falling apart! Combined with house- hunting, indie film festivals, and online dating, can the girls make it to second year? Collects issues #13-16....