Children Act

Market worth: 399

Book Condition: Pre Loved

Description

Children Act

A brilliant, emotionally wrenching new novel from the author of Atonement and Amsterdam . Fiona Maye, a leading High Court judge, renowned for her fierce intelligence and sensitivity is called on to try an urgent case. For religious reasons, a seventeen-year-old boy is refusing the medical treatment that could save his life. Time is running out. She visits the boy in hospital A brilliant, emotionally wrenching new novel from the author of Atonement and Amsterdam . Fiona Maye, a leading High Court judge, renowned for her fierce intelligence and sensitivity is called on to try an urgent case. For religious reasons, a seventeen-year-old boy is refusing the medical treatment that could save his life. Time is running out. She visits the boy in hospital – an encounter which stirs long-buried feelings in her and powerful new emotions in the boy. But it is Fiona who must ultimately decide whether he lives or dies and her judgement will have momentous consequences for them both.


Details
Title Children Act
Author Ian McEwan
ISBN-13 9780099599630
ISBN-10 0099599630
Publisher Flying Vintage Publishing
Language English
Edition 9780099599630.jpg
Height 198 mm
Width 129 mm
Thickness 15 mm
Binding Paperback
Pages 0