TITLE

Luminous Novel From Dark Master

PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Newsweek;3/18/2002, Vol. 139 Issue 11, p62
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews Ian McEwan, author of the best selling novel 'Atonement.' The book as a World War II-era novel about a girl who is a witness to a rape; McEwan's reputation of writing dark, chilling stories and novels; McEwan as the recipient of the 1998 Booker Prize for the novel 'Amsterdam'; McEwan's reaction to the reviews of 'Atonement.'
ACCESSION #
6309103

 

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