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Ian McEwan

Ian McEwan is the bestselling author of fifteen previous books, including the novels Sweet Tooth; Solar, winner of the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize; On Chesil Beach; Saturday; Atonement, winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and the W. H. Smith Literary Award; The Comfort of Strangers and Black Dogs, both short-listed for the Booker Prize; Amsterdam, winner of the Booker Prize; and The Child in Time, winner of the Whitbread Award; as well as the story collections First Love, Last Rites, winner of the Somerset Maugham Award, and In Between the Sheets


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Amsterdam
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | November 1999
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49424-3 (0-385-49424-6)

The Booker Prize-winning contemporary morality tale—cleverly disguised as a comic novel—from the acclaimed author of Atonement.

On a chilly February day, two old friends meet in the throng outside a London crematorium to pay their last respects to Molly Lane. Both Clive Linley and Vernon Halliday had been Molly's lovers in... Read more






Atonement
Written by Ian McEwan, Introduction by Claire Messud
Everyman's Library | Hardcover | June 2014
$25.00/29.95(Canada) | 978-0-375-71247-0 (0-375-71247-X)

On the hottest day of the summer of 1935, thirteen-year-old Briony Tallis sees her older sister Cecilia strip off her clothes and plunge into the fountain in the garden of their country house. Watching Cecilia is their housekeeper’s son Robbie Turner, a childhood friend who, along with Briony’s sister, has recently... Read more






Atonement
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | February 2003
$16.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-72179-0 (0-385-72179-X)

National Bestseller 

Ian McEwan’s symphonic novel of love and war, childhood and class, guilt and forgiveness provides all the satisfaction of a brilliant narrative and the provocation we have come to expect from this master of English prose.

On a hot summer day in 1935, thirteen-year-old Briony Tallis witnesses a moment’s flirtation... Read more






Atonement
Written by Ian McEwan
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | March 2002
$30.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-50395-2 (0-385-50395-4)

On the hottest day of the summer of 1935, thirteen-year-old Briony Tallis sees her older sister Cecilia strip off her clothes and plunge into the fountain in the garden of their country house. Watching Cecilia is their housekeeper’s son Robbie Turner, a childhood friend who, along with Briony’s sister, has recently... Read more






Black Dogs
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | December 1998
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49432-8 (0-385-49432-7)

Set in late 1980s Europe at the time of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Black Dogs is the intimate story of the crumbling of a marriage, as witnessed by an outsider. Jeremy is the son-in-law of Bernard and June Tremaine, whose union and estrangement began almost simultaneously. Seeking to comprehend how their...

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The Cement Garden
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 1994
$14.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-75018-5 (0-679-75018-5)

In this tour de force of psychological unease--now a major motion picture starring Charlotte Gainsbourg and Sinead Cusack--McEwan excavates the ruins of childhood and uncovers things that most adults have spent a lifetime forgetting--or denying. "Possesses the suspense and chilling impact of Lord of the Flies."--Washington Post Book World. Read more






The Child in Time
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | November 1999
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49752-7 (0-385-49752-0)

Stephen Lewis, a successful writer of children's books, is confronted with the unthinkable: his only child, three-year-old Kate, is snatched from him in a supermarket. In one horrifying moment that replays itself over the years that follow, Stephen realizes his daughter is gone.With extraordinary tenderness and insight, Booker Prize–winning author Ian... Read more






The Children Act
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 2015
$15.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-1-101-87287-1 (1-101-87287-X)

One of the Best Books of the Year: The Washington Post, NPR, Vogue, BookRiot

Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judge who presides over cases in the family division. She is renowned for her fierce intelligence, exactitude, and sensitivity. But her professional success belies private sorrow and domestic strife. There is the lingering regret of... Read more






The Children Act
Written by Ian McEwan
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | September 2014
$25.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-53970-8 (0-385-53970-3)

Fiona Maye is a leading High Court judge who presides over cases in the family court. She is renowned for her fierce intelligence, exactitude, and sensitivity. But her professional success belies private sorrow and domestic strife. There is the lingering regret of her childlessness, and now her marriage of thirty years is in crisis.

At... Read more






The Comfort of Strangers
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | November 1994
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-74984-4 (0-679-74984-5)

A vacationing English couple find more than they bargained for, in this unsettling novel from the Booker Prize-winning author of Atonement.

Visiting an unnamed city, Mary and Colin attract the interest of Robert, a charismatic older man with a story to tell. But the more they get to know Robert—and his disabled... Read more






The Daydreamer
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 2000
$13.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49805-0 (0-385-49805-5)

A delightful literary foray for adults and children alike, from the inexhaustible imagination of Booker Prize-winning, best-selling author Ian McEwan. In these seven exquisitely interlinked episodes, the grown-up protagonist Peter Fortune reveals the secret journeys, metamorphoses, and adventures of his childhood. Living somewhere between dream and reality, Peter experiences fantastical transformations... Read more






Enduring Love
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | December 1998
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49414-4 (0-385-49414-9)

The calm, organized life of science writer Joe Rose is shattered when he sees a man die in a freak hot-air balloon accident. A stranger named Jed Parry joins Rose in helping to bring the balloon to safety, but unknown to Rose, something passes between Parry and himself on that day—something... Read more






First Love, Last Rites
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | January 1994
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-75019-2 (0-679-75019-3)

Ian McEwan's Somerset Maugham Award-winning collection First Love, Last Rites brought him instant recognition as one of the most influential voices writing in England today. Taut, brooding, and densely atmospheric, these stories show us the ways in which murder can arise out of boredom, perversity can result from adolescent curiosity, and... Read more






In Between the Sheets
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | November 1994
$14.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-74983-7 (0-679-74983-7)

Call them transcripts of dreams or deadly accurate maps of the tremor zones of the psyche, the seven stories in this collection engage and implicate us in the most fearful ways imaginable. A two-timing pornographer becomes an unwilling object in the fantasies of one of his victims. A jaded millionaire buys... Read more






The Innocent
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | December 1998
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-49433-5 (0-385-49433-5)

A member of a British-American surveillance team in Cold War Berlin finds himself in too deep in this masterful work from the author of Atonement. Twenty-five-year-old Leonard Marnham’s intelligence work—tunneling under a Russian communications center to tap the phone lines to Moscow—offers him a welcome opportunity to begin shedding his own...

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Nutshell
Written by Ian McEwan
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | September 2016
$24.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-54207-4 (0-385-54207-0)

New from the bestselling author of Atonement and The Children Act

Trudy has betrayed her husband, John. She's still in the marital home—a dilapidated, priceless London townhouse—but John's not there. Instead, she's with his brother, the profoundly banal Claude, and the two of them have a plan. But there is a witness... Read more






Nutshell
Written by Ian McEwan
Random House Large Print | Trade Paperback | September 2016
$25.00/0.00(Canada) | 978-1-5247-3409-1 (1-5247-3409-8)

New from the bestselling author of Atonement and The Children Act

Trudy has betrayed her husband, John. She's still in the marital home—a dilapidated, priceless London townhouse—but John's not there. Instead, she's with his brother, the profoundly banal Claude, and the two of them have a plan. But there is a witness... Read more






On Chesil Beach
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | June 2008
$14.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-38617-5 (0-307-38617-1)

The bestselling, Booker Prize-winning author of Atonement brilliantly illuminates the collision of sexual longing, deep-seated fears, and romantic fantasy on a young couple’s wedding night.

It is 1962, and Florence and Edward are celebrating their wedding in a hotel on the Dorset coast. Yet as they dine, the expectation of their... Read more






Saturday
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | April 2006
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-1-4000-7619-2 (1-4000-7619-6)

In his triumphant new novel, Ian McEwan, the bestselling author of Atonement, follows an ordinary man through a Saturday whose high promise gradually turns nightmarish. Henry Perowne–a neurosurgeon, urbane, privileged, deeply in love with his wife and grown-up children–plans to play a game of squash, visit his elderly mother, and cook... Read more






Solar
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | March 2011
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-73953-7 (0-307-73953-8)

A best-selling work of wit from the Booker Prize-winning author, Solar brilliantly traces the arc of a Nobel Prize-winning physicist’s ambitions and self-deception.

Dr. Michael Beard’s best work is behind him. Trading on his reputation, he speaks for enormous fees, lends his name to the letterheads of renowned scientific institutions, and...

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Sweet Tooth
Written by Ian McEwan
Anchor | Trade Paperback | July 2013
$15.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-345-80345-0 (0-345-80345-0)

A New York Times Notable Book
One of the Best Books of the Year: San Francisco Chronicle, Seattle Times

Cambridge student Serena Frome's beauty and intelligence make her the ideal recruit for MI5. The year is 1972. The Cold War is far from over. England's legendary intelligence agency is determined to manipulate the...

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Sweet Tooth
Written by Ian McEwan
Nan A. Talese | Hardcover | November 2012
$26.95/0.00(Canada) | 978-0-385-53682-0 (0-385-53682-8)

In this stunning new novel, Ian McEwan’s first female protagonist since Atonement is about to learn that espionage is the ultimate seduction.

Cambridge student Serena Frome’s beauty and intelligence make her the ideal recruit for MI5. The year is 1972. The Cold War is far from over. England’s legendary intelligence agency is determined to manipulate...

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