The Truth Is A Cave In The Black Mountains: A Tale Of Travel And Darkness With Pictures Of All Kinds
The Truth Is a Cave in the Black Mountains: A Tale of Travel and Darkness with Pictures of All Kinds
The text of The Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountains was first published in the collection anthology Stories: All New Tales edited by Neil Gaiman and Al Sarrantonio. This gorgeous full-color illustrated book version was born of a unique collaboration between writer Neil Gaiman and artist Eddie Campbell, who brought to vivid life the characters and landscape of Gaiman's story. In August 2010, The Truth is a Cave in the Black Mountains was performed in the concert hall of the Sydney Opera House to a sold-out crowdâGaiman read his tale live as Campbell's magnificent artwork was presented, scene-by-scene, on large screens. Narrative and art were accompanied by live music composed and performed especially for the story by the FourPlay String Quartet.
âThere is a stark simplicity in Mr. Gaimanâs prose in this deceptively dark tale of how far men will go to achieve their heartâs desire only to find that the achievement pales in comparison to the desiring.â (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)
âGaimain (Anansi Boys) has crafted a fresh story of magic, humanity, loyalty, and...