The City of Dreaming Books (Hardcover)

By Walter Moers

Overlook Press, 9781585678990, 455pp.

Publication Date: September 6, 2007



The author of "13 1/2 Lives of Captain Bluebear" transports readers to a magical world. Optimus Yarnspinner finds himself marooned in the subterranean world of Bookholm, the City of Dreaming Books, where reading can be dangerous, and ruthless Bookhunters fight to the death.