Ian Russell McEwan is an English novelist and screenwriter. In 2008, The Times featured him on their list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945". McEwan began his career writing sparse, Gothic short stories. Some of his novels: "Atonement", "First Love, Last Rites", "Sweet Tooth", "The Cement Garden", "Saturday", "On Chesil Beach", & "The Children Act",

Ian McEwan, winner of the Man Booker Prize 1998 for his acclaimed novel Amsterdam.

I saw the movie first, which is unusual for me. However, the movie was so good IMO, that I had to read the book. This book is also listed in the book "1000 Books you Should Read Before you Die"  - thus it must be good! In may move into my favorites list....  Atonement...amazing book and movie.


Atonement - Ian McEwan’s symphonic novel of love and war, childhood and class, guilt and forgiveness provides all the satisfaction of a brilliant narrative and the provocation we have come to expect from this master of English prose.

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Nutshell - a Novel by Ian McEwan - A novel take on Hamlet, only this time the son is trapped by circumstance and not by his own inaction.

In the hills of southwest England, the writer and his wife, the novelist Annalena McAfee, have surrounded their home with untamed delight.

Ian McEwan’s Enchanted Garden

A tangle of pink climbing roses beneath the stone patio of the manor house McAfee and McEwan have owned since

IAN MCEWAN (b. 1948), British novelist/screenwriter: Born in England, he lived in Singapore, Germany and Libya as a British military brat.  After 8 years overseas, he was sent, at age 11, to boarding school in the UK.  He has won almost every national and international literature prize and several of his books have been made into films, including the Oscar-winning "Atonement." [HLT]

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Atonement, Ian McEwan

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Guardian video interview of Ian McEwan

Ian McEwan at Guardian Open Weekend: 'I started Atonement with a careless sentence' - video

Author Ian McEwan in conversation with the Guardian's deputy editor Ian Katz at the Guardian Open Weekend festival

Steven Pinker on Good Writing, with Ian McEwan - YouTube

Steven Pinker on Good Writing with Ian McEwan. honestly, this is one of the clearest and most helpful talks I have seen on writing yet! Give it an hour or so and you will be very enlightened.

"No one else knew she had a knack of keeping still, without even a book on her lap, of moving gently through her thoughts, as one might explore a new garden. ... Fretting, concerned thought, reading, looking, wanting - all were to be avoided in favor of a slow drift of association, while the minutes accumulated like banked snow and the silence deepened around her." - Ian McEwan

First Love, Last Rites was McEwan's first published book and is a collection of short stories that in 1976 won the Somerset Maugham Award. A second volume of his work appeared in

Nutshell by Ian McEwan – 1 September | 31 Incredible Books You Simply Must Read…

Nutshell by Ian McEwan – 1 September

The Man Booker Prize 2016 Longlist: Predictions, Possibilities and Preferences

Quotable - Ian McEwan

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