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Ia McEwan's third novel, The Child in Time, is a political tale of an England where beggars are licensed and parents intructed that childhood is a disease to be treated with discipline. It is also an exploration of time and timelessness, full of the wonder of contemporary physics and the relativity of individual experience. Above all, it is an intimate tale of parental grief and marital atrophy. Profound and precisely written, with its feeling for the ravaging of the English landscape, magical fantasy, farce, deeply felt ...

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The Child in Time 2014, Vintage Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780345809674

Trade paperback

The Child in Time 2001, Vintage Books

ISBN-13: 9780099755012

Revised edition

Trade paperback

The Child in Time 1999, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780385497527

Trade paperback

The Child in Time 1998, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224052597

New edition

Hardcover

The Child in Time 1991, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330304061

New edition

Mass-market paperback

The Child in Time 1988, Penguin Group, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780140112467

Trade paperback

A Child in Time 1987, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780395429129

Hardcover

The Child in Time 1987, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224024990

Hardcover