The Child in Time by Ian McEwan

The Child in Time (1987) is a novel by Ian McEwan. It won the Whitbread Novel Award for that year. It concerns Stephen, an author of children's books, and his wife two years after the kidnapping of their three-year-old daughter Kate.

The 2530th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - Costa Book Award - Best Novel (Costa Coffee)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Child in Time Paperback 201695 $7.95 $1.09 1999
The Child in Time (Picador Books) Paperback 5318419 $0.01
The Child in Time Audio CD 2516945 $44.71 $44.86
The Child in Time Paperback 6799348 $9.17 $0.01
The Child in Time (King Penguin) Paperback 4680943 $5.76 $0.01 1988
The Child in Time (Ian McEwan Series) Kindle Edition 100411 $8.99 2011
The Child in Time Paperback 6233548 $0.01
The Child in Time Audible Audio Edition 138338 $20.56 2010
The Child in Time Hardcover 1267613 $54.77 $1.55 1987
The Child in Time Hardcover 4778645 $106.12 $0.02 1987
The Child In Time by McEwan. Ian ( 1997 ) Paperback Paperback 3274492 $13.60 $28.30