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The fiction of Ian McEwan

Author: Peter Childs; Nicolas Tredell
Publisher: Houndmills, Basingstoke [England] ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2006.
Series: Readers' guides to essential criticism.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book introduces students to a range of critical approaches to McEwan's fiction. Criticism is drawn from selections in academic essays and articles, and reviews in newspapers, journals, magazines and websites, with editorial comment providing context, drawing attention to key points and identifying differences in critical perspectives. The book also includes selections from published interviews with Ian McEwan.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Ian McEwan; Ian McEwan
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Childs; Nicolas Tredell
ISBN: 1403919097 9781403919090 1403919089 9781403919083 1403919194 9781403919199
OCLC Number: 60791734
Description: xiii, 166 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: The fleshly grail : First love, last rites (1975) --
Underworld : In between the sheets (1978) --
A lovely sleep : The cement garden (1978) --
The desire to be a victim : The comfort of strangers (1981) --
True maturity : The child in time (1987) --
No different from you : The innocent (1990) --
Ça suffit : Black dogs (1992) --
Rationality is its own kind of innocence : Enduring love (1997) --
Their reasonable laws : Amsterdam (1998) --
Storytelling as self-justification : Atonement (2001) --
And now, what days are these? : Saturday (2005).
Series Title: Readers' guides to essential criticism.
Responsibility: edited by Peter Childs ; consultant editor, Nicolas Tredell.
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Ian McEwan is one of Britain's most established, and controversial, writers. This book introduces students to a range of critical approaches to McEwan's fiction.  Read more...

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