Author: Ian McEwan


SKU: 9780385494243 Category: Tag:
Publisher: Anchor Books
Product ID: 429287


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 the days before they reached their current eminence: Clive is Britain’s most successful modern composer, and Vernon is a newspaper editor. Gorgeous, feisty Molly had other lovers, too, notably Julian Garmony, Foreign Secretary, a notorious right-winger tipped to be the next prime minister. In the days that follow Molly’s funeral, Clive and Vernon will make a pact with consequences that neither could have foreseen…

ISBN: 9780385494243
Publisher: Anchor Books
Pub Date: 11/1999
Format: Paperback
Weight: 0.43lbs
Size: 8.05h x 5.15w x 0.55d

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Weight 0.43 lbs
Dimensions 8.05 × 5.15 × 0.55 in