The Ocean at the End of the Lane (ljudbok)
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Ljudbok, MP3 (5-minutersspår) (161.2 MB)
Språk
Engelska
Inläsare
Neil Gaiman
Utgivningsdatum
2020-03-09
Förlag
HarperCollins
ISBN
9780062255686
The Ocean at the End of the Lane (ljudbok)

The Ocean at the End of the Lane (ljudbok)

A Novel

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Ljudbok (MP3), Engelska, 2020-03-09

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Sussex, England. A middle-aged man returns to his childhood home to attend a funeral. He is drawn to the farm at the end of the road, where, when he was seven, he encountered a most remarkable girl, Lettie Hempstock. He hasn't thought of Lettie in decades, and yet sitting by the pond (a pond that she'd claimed was an ocean), the unremembered past comes flooding back. Forty years earlier, a man committed suicide in a stolen car at this farm at the end of the road. Like a fuse on a firework, his death lit a touchpaper and resonated in unimaginable ways. The darkness was unleashed, something scary and thoroughly incomprehensible to a little boy. And Lettie-magical, comforting, wise beyond her years-promised to protect him, no matter what.

A groundbreaking work from a master,The Ocean at the End of the Laneis told with a rare understanding of all that makes us human, and shows the power of stories to reveal and shelter us from the darkness inside and out. A stirring, terrifying, and elegiac fable as delicate as a butterfly's wing and as menacing as a knife in the dark.
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  1. Utmärkt bok som svävar
    -, 24 november 2020

    Lättsamt och luftigt genom barndomsminnen om en stor och avgörande övernaturlig upplevelse. Lite Clive Barker utan det bombastiska. Trivsamt!

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