By Walter Moers
In this new Zamonian experience, Optimus Yarnspinner, a tender author, inherits from his loved godfather an unpublished brief tale through an unknown author.
the hunt for the author’s id takes Yarnspinner 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 place. His nostrils are assailed by way of clouds of e-book airborne dirt and dust, the stimulating odor of old leather-based, and the tang of printer’s ink. quickly, even though, Yarnspinner falls into the clutches of the city's evil genius, Pfistomel Smyke, who treacherously maroons him within the labyrinthine catacombs beneath the town, the place analyzing books will be certainly harmful. within the urban of Dreaming Books, Walter Moers transports us to a paranormal global the place interpreting is a extraordinary event. purely these intrepid souls who're ready to affix Yarnspinner on his perilous trip may still learn this ebook. we would like the remainder of you an extended, secure, unutterably uninteresting and dull lifestyles!