Fantasy fiction I’d not heard of Neil Gaiman before I heard him being interviewed in June. Secular Shelf Life Sarah Allen THE OCEAN AT THE END OF THE LANE By Neil Gaiman Headline. 248 pages. £6.99 ISBN 978 1 472 208 668 subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.