On the borderland between this world and the world of Quiddity, the sea of our dreams, sits Everville. For years it has lived in ignorance of the gleaming shore on which it lies. But its ignorance is not bliss.
Clive Barker is the best-selling author of eighteen books, including Weaveworld, Imajica and The Great and Secret Show. He is also an acclaimed artist, director and film producer-numbering among his many recent accomplishments the Academy Award-winning film Gods and Monsters. For six years Mr. Barker has been working on a vast array of paintings which inspired The Books of Abarat.