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Aan Chesil Beach

Ian McEwan (author), Rien Verhoef (translator)
Aan Chesil Beach speelt zich af aan het begin van de jaren zestig in Dorset. Het is onder meer de tijd van Kennedy, van de Berlijnse Muur en de ban-de-bombeweging.
Het jonge echtpaar Florence Ponting en Edward Mayhew probeert zich te ontworstelen aan de pijn en verwarring van hun verleden. Ze struikelen echter over verzwegen misverstanden en angsten die de rest van hun leven zullen gaan bepal
Title
Aan Chesil Beach
Author
Ian McEwan
Translator
Rien Verhoef
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
On Chesil Beach
Publisher
Amsterdam: De Harmonie, 2009
1 digitaal bestand
ISBN
9789061699262
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3fmbag9

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About Ian McEwan

Ian Russell McEwan, (born 21 June 1948) is an English novelist and screenwriter. In 2008, The Times featured him on its list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945" and The Daily Telegraph ranked him number 19 in its list of the "100 most powerful people in British culture".

McEwan began his career writing sparse, Gothic short stories. His first two novels, The Cement Garden (1978) and The Comfort of Strangers (1981), earned him the nickname "Ian Macabre". These were followed by three novels of some success in the 1980s and early 1990s. His novel Enduring Love was adapted into a film of the same name. He won the Booker Prize with Amsterdam (1998). His next novel, Atonement, garnered acclaim and was adapted into an Oscar-winning film featuring Keira Knightley and James McAvoy. His later novels have included The Children Act, Nutshell, and Machines Like Me. He was…Read more on Wikipedia