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‘The Ocean at the End of the Lane’ by Neil Gaiman

‘Adult stories never made sense,” says the narrator in Neil Gaiman’s novel “The Ocean at the End of the Lane.” “They made me feel like they were secrets, Masonic, mythic secrets, to adulthood. Why didn’t adults want to read about Narnia, about secret islands and smugglers and dangerous fairies?”

Because, moms and dads are from planet Earth. Kids are from Neverland.

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