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The Sandman | Book Summaries

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Preludes and Nocturnes In 1916 Roderick Burgess is a knockoff Aleister Crowley. Cowley was an English occultist, a person who seeks knowledge... Read More
The Doll's House The Doll's House opens with two men, one old and one young, trekking across a desert. The old man builds a fire while ... Read More
Dream Country After his critically acclaimed first novel, writer Richard Madoc suffers from writer's block. He meets with another wr... Read More
Season of Mists Destiny walks his garden of paths and meets up with the Fates (the Gray Ladies). They tell him of a meeting he must ho... Read More
A Game of You Luz, Wilkerson, Prinado, and Martin Tenbones discuss the dire situation they face. Princess Barbara has been absent fr... Read More
Fables and Reflections "Fear of Falling" is the first installment of Fables and Reflections. It is a short tale about Todd Faber, a playwrigh... Read More
Brief Lives An old man climbs a path up to a temple on a Mediterranean island. His name is Andros and he meets his grandson Kris a... Read More
Worlds' End Coworkers Brant Tucker and Charlene Mooney are driving to Chicago when they get caught in a freak summer snowstorm. Af... Read More
The Kindly Ones The Hecateae, in the form as the Fates, sit in a parlor and spin, weave, and cut the threads of people's lives. They s... Read More
The Wake Each of the Endless receives word of Morpheus's passing. They (minus Destruction, as usual) converge on Litharge to co... Read More
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