Norse Mythology (book)

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Name: Norse Mythology
Abbreviation(s): NM
Creator: Neil Gaiman
Date(s): 2017
Medium: book
Country of Origin: UK, USA
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    Shut Up, Thor (Freya's Unusual Wedding) by tongggggggg (2018) [1]

    Norse Mythology is a 2017 book by Neil Gaiman retelling several stories from Norse mythology. Among those myths are the tales of Freya's unusual wedding, the theft of Thor's hammer, the mead of poets, the death of Balder, and many more.

    The main characters of Norse Mythology are Odin, Thor, and Loki.[2]

    Fanworks

    Examples Wanted: Editors are encouraged to add more examples or a wider variety of examples.

    Fanart

    • Fenrir (accessed June 8, 2019) archive link by fyodorpavlov: '"If you had not lied to me, I would have been a friend to the gods. But your fear has betrayed you. I will kill you, Father of the Gods. I will wait until the end of all things, and I will eat the sun and I will eat the moon. But I will take the most pleasure in killing you."[3] Fenrir, inspired by @neil-gaiman‘s Norse Mythology. Finished the wonderful book and finally got to finish the drawing. I love him.' (2017)
    • Fenrir, son of Loki (accessed June 8, 2019) archive page by Evan Lovejoy 'Fenrir, son of Loki! 🐺 I’ve been reading Neil Gaiman’s Norse Mythology book and find it super inspiring.' (2017)
    • Fenrir Wolf (accessed June 8, 2019) archive link by hollisketch: 'While driving through Norway, my boyfriend and I listened to Norse Mythology by Neil Gaiman. Here’s a quick sketch of Fenrir Wolf who is tricked into letting the God’s tie him with ribbon that traps him.' (2017)
    • Art for Freya's Ununsual Wedding[4] (accessed June 8, 2019) archive link by tongggggggg on tumblr 'I just want to draw Loki say ‘shut up Thor”' (2018)

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    References

    1. Neil Gaiman, Norse Mythology (London: W.W. Norton & Company Ltd, 2017), conversation between Freya, Loki, and Thor, p. 115
    2. Neil Gaiman, Norse Mythology (London: W.W. Norton & Company Ltd, 2017), pp. 21–25.
    3. Neil Gaiman, Norse Mythology (London: W.W. Norton & Company Ltd, 2017), p. 106
    4. Neil Gaiman, Norse Mythology (London: W.W. Norton & Company Ltd, 2017), pp. 109–123.