The Never Ending Story
The Neverending Story (German: Die unendliche Geschichte) is a fantasy novel by Michael Ende, first published in Germany in 1979. The standard English translation, by Ralph Manheim, was first published in 1983. The novel was later adapted into several films.
It mostly takes place in Fantastica, a world being destroyed by the Nothing. The first protagonist is a young warrior, who is asked by the sick queen to set off and find the cure for their world. The other protagonist is a boy from the real world, a reader of the novel with the same title, for whom the story gradually becomes more and more realistic.
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