Gremlins by George Gipe E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial in His Adventure on Earth by William Kotzwinkle Batman by Craig Shaw Gardner Willow by Wayland Drew. Like most movie tie-in novelizations, the one for Gremlins was duties for adapting it into a novel-length version eventually fell to George Gipe. George Gipe was an American magazine writer, author and screenwriter. Gipe died at the age Novelizations[edit]. Melvin and Howard (); Resurrection ( ); Gremlins (); Back to the Future (); Explorers ().

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There are also a few spots where the book is narrated from Gizmo’s point of view.

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An adorable Mogwai lives a quiet and content existence gremlinx a store in Chinatown, but when the store owner’s grandson sneaks the little creature out and sells georeg to a travelling salesman, the trouble begins. Add to basket. Terwijl de rest hun pakje openmaakt, snijden zij hun polsen door. I’ve watched the movie a long time ago and it scared me a lot. Beware giving a dangerous animal that looks like sweetness and light to a teenager!

De quote die mij het meest verraste had eigenlijk niets met het verhaal te maken: It was one of the Mogwai’s favorite mental images, although when he felt a minor surge of aggression, he enjoyed watching mind-battles between the armored worms of Ucursian. This was a fun book to read! Back to home page. See full item description. This book answered many of my questions that the films provoked in me in my childhood years. Pete’s great as the pesky kid who sets the bad stuff rolling and then mysteriously disappears when everything goes to hell.

Much better than the movie duh, there are rarely exceptions to that rule. For additional information, see the Global Shipping Programme terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab This amount includes applicable customs duties, taxes, brokerage and other fees.


I wonder what I would have thought of this if I hadn’t seen the movie first. He made up a whole background — a complicated one — for the creatures. I didn’t like when people died in the book, though.

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Gremlins was just a blast to read. Something is holding me back. Returning to Earth eight hours late as a result of the Gremlin’s meddling, the grmlins were debriefed by government officials, who warned them not to describe what had actually happened on the mission.

Okay film novelization; it explains further the origin of the gremlins and where they came from but if you’ve already seen the film, you aren’t missing much and this book really isn’t worth it.

Return to Book Page. If you want to keep a Mogwai as a pet, please remember grrmlins three warnings: De wetenschapper Mogturmen heeft eeuwen geleden op een verre planeet een nieuw ras wezens ontwikkeld.

In my mind, they came from China, and were the results of the mating of a dragon and a panda. Do not get them wet. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Published June 1st by Avon Books first published January 1st If no one break the rules, there is no story about gremlins. Then halfway through the book it seems to all of a sudden seem to be common knowledge that Gizmo is a Mogwai, all the characters describe his species as yremlins.

Gremlins by George Gipe

Yeah, this was a great book. It goes into detail of the origin of the Mogwai, it answers numerous questions you probably didn’t think to ask and others that probably annoyed you when you were a kid. Back in the 80’s I read many, many movie adaptations. Billy is dolblij met het cadeau van zijn vader.

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The inner thoughts of Gizmo and the other Mogwai are exposed. It also focuses on the gremlin phenomenon to a much greater degree, which was really cool. This item will post to United Statesbut the seller hasn’t specified postage options.


It has been based on a screenplay not yet edited down to the movie version that we see today. Feb 11, Julie Decker rated it liked it. In this book, a strange creature called a Mogwai comes into the possession of a clueless family that fails to head the most important warnings: My library Help Advanced Book Search.

Read this as a kid after liking the movie. Actually, I think it added a deeper appreciation for the movie because the nitty-gritty details revealed in the narrative add to the experience. The beauty of the novel, apart from the exceptional writing, is the history of the Mogwai and more details of previous Gremlin assaults; we hear more of the events that hit Kingston Falls on that unfortunate weekend and above everything else it proves that both Damn, this has to be one of the greatest tie-in novels ever written.

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So without further ado, here are the ten most astonishing ‘revelations’ in the book Met name doordat ze niet met andere kunnen communiceren. Het was een boek dat ik makkelijk kon wegleggen en dan pas weer dagen later verder te lezen.

It had too much horror for my taste–and, come to think of it, the gruesomeness of the movie scared me too–but what I really liked about it was that Gizmo, the Mogwai, had point-of-view scenes. Terms and conditions apply.