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As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though someone is waiting for them who cares deeply about how they appear. When they meet a man with a disturbing story to tell, they become drawn into a fantasy of violence and obsession.

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As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though there waits someone who cares deeply about how they appear. Then they meet a man with a disturbing story to tell and become drawn into a fantasy of violence and obsession.

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A reversion from Picador, new in Vintage paperback.

About the Author

Ian McEwan has written two short story collections and eight novels. He won the 1998 Booker Prize for his first novel Amsterdam. He lives in England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780099754916
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Subject:
General Fiction
Author:
McEwan, Ian
Subject:
fiction;novel;venice;british;italy;literature;20th century;violence;relationships;travel;murder;england;british literature;literary fiction;sex;english;suspense;contemporary;english literature;crime;psychological thriller;1980s;contemporary fiction
Subject:
fiction;novel;venice;british;italy;literature;20th century;violence;relationships;travel;murder;england;british literature;literary fiction;sex;english;suspense;contemporary;english literature;crime;psychological thriller;1980s;contemporary fiction
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20000613
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.75 x 5.06 x .44 in .375 lb

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The Comfort of Strangers
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Product details 144 pages Vintage Books - English 9780099754916 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though there waits someone who cares deeply about how they appear. Then they meet a man with a disturbing story to tell and become drawn into a fantasy of violence and obsession.
"Synopsis" by , A reversion from Picador, new in Vintage paperback.

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