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The first edition of the novel was published in 2005, and was written by ian mcewan. Henry perowne is a contented man a successful neurosurgeon, the devoted husband of rosalind and proud father of two grownup child. Ian mcewan has 93 books on goodreads with 1672704 ratings. However the love storyhorror aspect of the book did not really grip me and i could not help but feel a bit disappointed.
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Mcewan got his ba in english literature from the university of sussex and his ma from the university of east anglia. Download atonement pdf by ian mcewan published in 2001. Atonement, winner of the national book critics circle award and the. I loved atonement so decided to try another ian mcewan book. Enduring love, 1998 is a smartly written tale that devolves slowly into tricks and soapy vapors. Menace lies crouched between the lines of his neat, angular prose, and weird, grisly things occur in his books with nearly casual aplomb. His father served the military and as such much of mcewan s childhood was spent in north africa, germany and asia.
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