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The Comfort of Strangers
IAN MCEWAN

The Comfort of Strangers by Ian McEwan
65 reviews (1981) (128p)
Man Booker Prize Finalist

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Book Description
As their holiday unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as though someone is waiting for them who cares deeply about how they appear. When they meet a man with a disturbing story to tell, they become drawn into a fantasy of violence and obsession.


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Saturday by Ian McEwan
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Atonement by Ian McEwan
1126 reviews (2002) (368p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (NYTimes) (LATimes) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
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319 reviews (1998) (208p) (Booker)
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42 reviews (1992) (176p) (Booker)
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Ian McEwan Award Stats
Major Prize* Nominations 9  
Unique Books Nominated for a Major Prize* 6  
Pulitzer Prize Wins 0  
Pulitzer Prize Nominations 0  
National Book Critics Circle Award Wins 1 Atonement ·  
National Book Critics Circle Award Nominations 1 Atonement ·  
National Book Award Wins 0  
National Book Award Nominations 0  
Man Booker Prize Wins 1 Amsterdam ·  
Man Booker Prize Nominations 5 Amsterdam · Atonement · Black Dogs · The Comfort of Strangers · On Chesil Beach ·  
PEN/Faulkner Award Wins 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Nominations 0  

*Major Prize = Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, National Book Award, Man Booker Prize, and PEN/Faulkner Award

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