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Author: Ian McEwan
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Saturday, February 15th, 2003, Henry Perowne is a contented man - a successful neurosurgeon, the devoted husband of Rosalind and proud father of two grown-up children. Unusually he wakes before dawn, drawn to the window and filled with a growing unease. As he looks out at the night sky he is troubled by the state of the world - the impending war with Iraq, a gathering pessimism since 9/11, and a fear that his city  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Political fiction
Mystery fiction
Suspense fiction
Novels
Fiction
Mystery and detective stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McEwan, Ian.
Saturday.
London : Jonathan Cape, 2005
(OCoLC)644041442
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian McEwan
ISBN: 0224076752 9780224076753 0224072994 9780224072991 0224076876 9780224076876 9780099469681 0099469685
OCLC Number: 57559845
Awards: Winner of BookScan Gold Awards 2007.
Winner of James Tait Black Memorial Book Prizes: Fiction 2006.
Description: 279 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Ian McEwan.

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Saturday, February 15, 2003 . Oddly - he' s never done such a thing before - Henry Perowne wakes before dawn to find himself already in motion, drawn to the window of his bedroom.  Read more...

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