Cement Garden


In the relentless summer heat, four abruptly orphaned children retreat into a shadowy, isolated world, and find their own strange and unsettling ways of fending for themselves.

ISBN: 9780099755111 Author: McEwan, Ian Publisher: Vintage Publication Date: 5th June 1997 Imprint: Vintage Cover: Paperback Dewey: 823.92 (edition:22) Pages: 138 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

In the arid summer heat, four children – Jack, Julie, Sue and Tom – find themselves abruptly orphaned. All the routines of childhood are cast aside as the children adapt to a now parentless world. Alone in the house together, the children’s lives twist into something unrecognisable as the outside begins to bear down on them.

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