Sad to say, with this particular book, I saw the film version, prior to reading it. Although, I did find it an enjoyable read, it was not as bad as I first thought. 398 more words
McEwan, Ian. The Children Act. 2014. Toronto: Vintage, 2015.
I find I enjoy some of Ian McEwan’s novels and not others. On Chesil Beach, 340 more words
Last week, as the world struggled to comprehend the scope of the Brexit disaster, I tweeted: “On the bright side, this is all going to make a great ironic counterpoint for the protagonist’s midlife crisis in the next Ian McEwan novel.” I was joking, of course, but the more I think about the idea, the more I like it. 983 more words