Shadow learns the ways of the dead with the help of Mr. Ibis and Mr. Nancy. In New Orleans, Mad Sweeney introduces Laura to old friends who share their world of voodoo healing. Mr. Wednesday embarks on a road trip with Salim and the Jinn.
Did You Know?
Wednesday toasts Nancy by saying "Tiger's balls to you." This is a reference to an Anansi story Nancy tells in the source novel. He tells it when the old gods first assemble at the House on the Rock. See more
The Ifrit and Salim get Odin's spear and a sapling. Yet Wednesday plants the sapling and only then he drives off to meet Salim and the Ifrit. He receives the spear from them and nobody mentions the sapling at all. See more
Humans are dead longer than they're alive.