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One of the strangest, most beautiful novels you'll ever read, Giraffe bears comparison with the fiction ...
The second novel by the author of the highly praised Giraffe.
Ian McEwan is a critically acclaimed author of short stories and novels for adults, as well as The Daydreamer, a children's novel illustrated by Anthony Browne. His first published work, a collection of short stories, First Love, Last Rites, won the Somerset Maugham Award. His novels include The Child in Time, which won the 1987 Whitbread Novel of the Year Award, The Cement Garden, Enduring Love, Amsterdam, which won the 1998 Booker Prize, Atonement and Saturday.
Winner of the 1998 Booker Prize
Designer Vintage Classics edition. Published in association with the Victoria and Albert Museum. Cover design by Wilkinson Eyre Architects.
'I judge it his best yet, which I should make clear is saying a great deal' - Observer
'The plot crackles like thin ice with dread and suspense' Mail on Sunday
The best thing he has ever written - Observer
A gripping novel centering around the London anti-war protest in 2003, from the Booker prize-winning author of Atonement and Enduring Love.
The Sunday Times bestseller.
A powerful drama of passion, obsession and tragedy from one of Britain's greatest living writers.
The Daydreamer takes the reader out of reality and into the dream world of 10 year old Peter Fortune
'His stories are so resonant and frightening because they are totally original. They are about the recognisable world of private fantasy and nightmare - a world, despite our protestations to the contrary ...