When the world is still counting the cost of the Second World War, young Roland Baines's life is turned upside down. Stranded at boarding school, his vulnerability attracts his piano teacher, Miriam Cornell, leaving scars as well as a memory of love that will never fade. Twenty-five years later Roland's wife mysteriously vanishes, and he is left alone with their baby son. Her disappearance sparks of journey of discovery as Roland confronts the reality of his rootless existence and attempts to embrace the uncertainty of his future.
  • Author: McEwan, Ian
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Publication Date: 22/06/2023
  • ISBN: 9781529116311
  • B-Code: B068943
  • Pages: 496
  • Dimensions: 198x129mm