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Ian McEwan

IAN MCEWAN is the critically acclaimed author of seventeen novels and two short story collections. His first published work, a collection of short stories, First Love, Last Rites, won the Somerset Maugham Award. His novels include The Child in Time, which won the 1987 Whitbread Novel of the Year Award; The Cement GardenEnduring LoveAmsterdam, which won the 1998 Booker Prize; AtonementSaturdayOn Chesil BeachSolarSweet ToothThe Children ActNutshell; and Machines Like Me, which was a number-one bestseller. AtonementEnduring Love, The Children Act and On Chesil Beach have all been adapted for the big screen.