Title Profile & Character Information

American Gods

Annotation
A master of inventive fiction pens the story of an ex-con who is offered a job as a bodyguard for Mr. Wednesday, a trickster and a rogue. Shadow soon learns that his role in the man's schemes are far more dangerous and dark than he could have ever imagined.

Awards
2001  Bram Stoker Awards
2002  Hugo Awards
2002  Locus Awards
2002  Nebula Awards

Characters
NameMoon, Shadow
GenderMale
OccupationBodyguard
TraitsWidower
Ex-convict

NameMr. Wednesday
GenderMale
TraitMysterious

GenreFantasy
    --Dark
Magic realism
Suspense
Literary
Fiction
TopicsGods and goddesses
Mythology
Mysteries
American culture
SettingRoad trip