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A brilliantly imaginative and poignant fairy tale from the modern master of wonder and terror, The Ocean at the End of the Lane is Neil Gaiman’s first new novel for adults since his #1 New York Times bestseller Anansi Boys.This bewitching and harrowing tale of mystery and survival, and memory and ma

Author Neil Gaiman

Pages 256

Publisher Harper Collins

Published Date 2013-06-18

ISBN 0062255673 9780062255679

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leighanneslit shared a tip "One of my favorite books - fantasy with a touch of horror at times."

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marseliz shared a tip "The kind of book you want to forget immediately, so you can read it all over again. Lyrically written and magical!"

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abby_siegel shared a tip "One of mg favorite books of all time!"

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kiran_mascarenhas shared a tip "For lovers of dark fantasy."

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jeff_obrien_2782 shared a tip "I loved the whole thing but my favorite was the evolution of Ursula Monkton's character. How about you?"

joe_moone shared a tip "A great quick read that captures the nostalgia of childhood and the growth into adolescence."

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eleanor_mathers shared a tip "I. F*cking. Sobbed."

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holly_lin shared a tip "It draws me in, and it’s just so beautifully written."

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amanda_torres shared a tip "Gaiman can do no wrong."

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ray_jordan_7831 shared a tip "Incredible read. Vivid and imaginative."

brie_6353 shared a tip "Beautiful and a pleasure to read"

ruth_w. shared a tip "If Bridge to Terabithia were more fabulist and terrifying. Brilliant. #fabulism #fabulistfiction"

lacey_baber shared a tip "It was odd, but so enjoyable to read"

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mariel_gieser shared a tip "It was a little odd at times but I enjoyed it"

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kaitlin_luksa shared a tip "This book would make an amazing Studio Ghibli film. It's whimsy with a touch of eldritch horror. It's magical."

alexis_marissa shared a tip "I read this novel in one sitting. It is lyrical, unsettling, beautiful, and full of hope shrouded in the mists of memory."

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michael_hatter shared a tip "I rather like Howl's Moving Castle"

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catherine_weindorf shared a tip "I couldn't put it down! Has a bit of a dark fairy tale vibe. Fast paced with an interesting premise."

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jazzmarader shared a tip "One of my personal favorite books I have ever read"

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lil-farrah shared a tip "6/10"

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gabrielle_frykberg shared a tip "A fever dream that leaves you questioning reality"

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mara_green shared a tip "It keeps your mind reeling way after you finish"

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anthony_andrews shared a tip "It's a pleasant little tale full of wonder and a couple clever twists. Even has a bit of suspense!"

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carmen_mcleod shared a tip "Great story telling."

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macy_cornforth shared a tip "It was not what I expected, but was riveting and eye opening."

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jenny_akhtar shared a tip "Breathtaking. A wonderfully charming look back at childhood and the monsters under the bed that might have been."

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