The Sandman

The Sandman

[Volume 7], Brief Lives

Comic Book - 2011
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A comic saga that chronicles the efforts of Delirium and her brother, Dream, to journey through the world of the waking in an effort to locate their missing sibling, Destruction.
Publisher: New York, NY :, DC Comics,, [2011]
Edition: Fully remastered edition
ISBN: 9781401232634
1401232639
Branch Call Number: 741.5973 GAI NVD
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 27 cm
Alternative Title: Brief lives

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SPPL_Kristen Mar 20, 2018

I love the Endless and their dysfunctional family so much, especially Death.

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janajee
Nov 21, 2017

I think this might be my favorite of all of the volumes I've read so far.

It hurt and it made me sad just thinking about the Endless never seeing their prodigal brother ever again.

But it was such a pleasure to see Delirium and Destruction. Those two would have been my favorites if they were around a lot more often as they were in this volume.

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dtaylz
Apr 24, 2016

APL Ruiz's resident authority on comics has called Watchmen "the Citizen Kane of graphic novels" and I agree it's a staggering achievement, but I now think The Sandman reaches farther and deeper.

BookReviewer2015 Jan 31, 2015

A fascinating and epic addiction to the Sandman saga!

Features Dream's long lost and intriguing brother, Destruction!

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angeye87
Jul 03, 2014

Loved it! :) I love love love Delirium! All of the Endless are pretty amazing in their own ways, but Delirium is one of the funnest! It's always interesting getting to learn more about their story!

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andreareads
Aug 10, 2013

I was very impressed with the visuals in this one. Jill Thompson's drawings really bring the characters to life, and I appreciated the restraint on the horror elements. Delirium's realm, (Delirium's hair!) the word balloons, the almost monochromatic pages with Ishtar, starry skies . . . great stuff.

Kong72 Aug 02, 2012

If you haven't read Sandman and you like graphic novels, fantasy, goth, horror, or just love great story telling... you're missing out. Read it!

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thomas_v6
Jun 21, 2010

i want to read this but its currently missing......

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mkgaebler
Jun 22, 2014

Delirium misses her big brother Destruction, so she seeks the help of the other Endless to find him. Dream finally agrees to travel with her. Delirium is "a good driver".

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