Currently Reading: American Gods
American Gods follows the life of Shadow, a recently released ex-con, who only wants to return to the love of his life, Laura. But on the day before his release, his wife and his best friend die in a car accident. Her death leads Shadow to accept a new business opportunity for a strange old man who calls himself Mr. Wednesday, a strange old man who seems to know way too much about Shadow.
A storm is coming… and Shadow will be caught in the midst of it.
American Gods was written by Neil Gaiman in June of 2001 and republished in June of 2011. Gaiman is the author of Nevwewhere, The Graveyard Book, and the Anansi Boys.