Set in 1935 England, this "New York Times" bestseller is enthralling in its depiction of childhood, love and war, England and class, making it a profound--and profoundly moving--exploration of shame and forgiveness, of atonement and the difficulty of absolution. Abridged. 5 CDs.
About the Author
Ian McEwan is the bestselling author of more than ten books, including "Atonement," winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award and the W. H. Smith Literary Award, and "Amsterdam," winner of the Booker Prize. He lives in London.