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The first novel by the Booker Prize-winning author of Amsterdam.

In the relentless summer heat, four abruptly orphaned children retreat into a shadowy, isolated world, and find their own strange and unsettling ways of fending for themselves.

Synopsis:

In the relentless summer heat, four abruptly orphaned children retreat into a shadowy, isolated world, and find their own strange and unsettling ways of fending for themselves.

Synopsis:

A reversion from Picador, new in Vintage paperback.

Synopsis:

After concealing the death of their mother, a group of children experience a bizarre but temporary liberation from the programmed course into adulthood.

About the Author

Ian McEwan has written two collections of stories, as well as many novels and screenplays. He won the 1998 Booker Prize for Amsterdam, and was shortlisted for the 2001 Booker Prize for Atonement.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780099755111
Author:
Mcewan, Ian
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
McEwan, Ian
Subject:
General Fiction
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20000613
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.83 x 5.1 x .46 in .3144 lb

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Product details 144 pages PERSEUS DISTRIBUTION - English 9780099755111 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , In the relentless summer heat, four abruptly orphaned children retreat into a shadowy, isolated world, and find their own strange and unsettling ways of fending for themselves.
"Synopsis" by , A reversion from Picador, new in Vintage paperback.

"Synopsis" by ,

After concealing the death of their mother, a group of children experience a bizarre but temporary liberation from the programmed course into adulthood.

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