Book #14461

The Child In Time - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Ian McEwan
The Child In Time - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Ian McEwan.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 1987.
ISBN: 022402499X

A very attractive first edition/first printing in Unread Fine condition in alike dustjacket.

McEwan's haunting tale of Stephen Lewis, author of children's books, who is experiences a parent's worst nightmare, his only child, three-year-old Kate, is snatched from him on a Saturday morning trip to the supermarket. Winner of the 1987 Whitbread Prize.

Price: $270.00

Author Bio

Ian McEwan

Ian McEwan was born in Aldershot, England on June 21, 1948. He has been nominated for the Man Booker Prize six times, winning the 1998 award for his novel Amsterdam. His novel Atonement received considerable acclaim. Time Magazine named it the best novel of 2002, it was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, and it was made into the 2007 major motion picture, starring Keira Knightly and James McAvoy. In 2008, McEwan was listed as one of “The Fifty Greatest British Writers since 1945”.