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Featuring the tale that won the World Fantasy Award for best short story, THE SANDMAN: DREAM COUNTRY continues the fantastical mythology of Morpheus, the King of Dreams. In these centuries-spanning tales, the powerful entity known as the Sandman interacts with a diverse assortment of humans, fairies, heroes, and animals as he walks the mortal plane. Including an amazing encounter with William Shakespeare and an interesting take on the origin and first performance of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," this book depicts the dreaming world of cats, the tragic life of forgotten super-heroes and the folly of imprisoning and torturing a former lover of the King of Dreams.

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Short and sweet, also an award winner. 0

This is the smallest of the Sandman trades.  At times I feel its only really for A Midsummer Night's Dream, the famed award winning issue.  This one issue alone has done something no comic will ever do again.  It won  the World Fantasy Award in the 'Best Short Fiction' category, forcing the rules of that award to be changed.  Don't get me wrong the other stories are good in this trade, but they are personally not my favorites.  These stories feel like random one-shot stories, bidding time f...

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Dream On! 0

The more I read from Neil Gaiman’s popular “Sandman” series, the more interested I get in reading more about Dream and the other Endless characters! In the third volume of Neil Gaiman’s “Sandman” series, “Dream Country,” we are introduced to more stories regarding Dream and his sister Death and we also get to read the World Fantasy Award-winning story, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”In this volume “Dream Country,” there are four stories that continue the adventures of Dream (or Morpheus) an...

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