❮Ebook❯ ➣ Atonement Author Ian McEwan – E17streets4all.co.uk 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 mas 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 proseOn a hot summer day in , thirteen year old Briony Tallis witnesses the flirtation between her older sister, Cecilia, and Robbie Turner, the son of a servant But Briony s incomplete grasp of adult motives and her precocious imagination bring about a crime that will change all their lives, a crime whose repercussions Atonement follows through the chaos and carnage of World War II and into the close of the twentieth century.
Ian McEwan studied at the University of Sussex, where he received a BA degree in English Literature in and later received his MA degree in English Literature at the University of East AngliaMcEwan s works have earned him worldwide critical acclaim He won the Somerset Maugham Award in for his first collection of short stories First Love, Last Rites the Whitbread Novel Award and the Prix F mina Etranger for The Child in Time and Germany s Shakespeare Prize in He has been shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize for Fiction numerous times, winning the award for Amsterdam in His novel Atonement received the WH Smith Literary Award , National Book Critics Circle Fiction Award , Los Angeles Times Prize for Fiction , and the Santiago Prize for the European Novel He was awarded a CBE in In , he won the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for his novel Saturday and his novel On Chesil Beach was named Galaxy Book of the Year at the British Book Awards where McEwan was also named Reader s Digest Author of the YearMcEwan lives in London.
- 351 pages
- Ian McEwan
- 13 July 2019 Ian McEwan