Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: London: Jonathan Cape, 1997.
A most handsome first Impression of the first edition in Fine condition in alike dust-wrapper. SIGNED by author Ian McEwan directly on the title page.
An afternoon picnic and the organized life of science writer Joe Rose are both shattered by a tragic accident. A man falls to his death as a hot-air balloon carrying a child is carried away by the wind. As a result, stranger Jed Parry becomes obsessed with Joe, threatening his marriage and his very life. A suspenseful novel about love and faith, and about how life can change in an instant; [vi], 247,  pages.