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Author: Ian McEwan
On the hottest day of the summer of 1935, thirteen year old Briony Tallis sees her sister Cecilia strip off her clothes adn plunge into the fountain in the garden of her country house. Watching her is Robbie Turner, her childhood friend who, like Cecilia, has recently come down from Cambridge. — By the end of the day the lives of all three will ...  more »
ISBN: 94765
Publication Date: 2001
Pages: 371
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Publisher: Random House
Book Type: Paperback
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I was really surprised at how much I disliked this book. It's one of those rarities where the movie was more enjoyable to me than the book. I couldn't even finish it because it just dragged on and on and the author was so redundant about the little girl and her fixation on her writings that it just bored me to tears.
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