Sábado, 9 de Junho de 2007

.: 40. On Chesil Beach, Ian McEwan :.

166 páginas

 

A short novel of remarkable depth and poignancy by a writer at the height of his powers.

 

It is July 1962. Edward and Florence, young innocents married that morning, arrive at a hotel on the Dorset coast. At dinner in their rooms they struggle to suppress their private fears of the wedding night to come...

 

On Chesil Beach is another masterwork from Ian McEwan - a story of lives transformed by a gesture not made or a word not spoken.

 

Sílvia às 11:14
link | comentar