- ISBN: 9780307387158 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 0307387151 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 038572179X
- ISBN: 9780385721790
- Physical Description: 351 p. ; 21 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, , c2001.
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"Now a major motion picture"--Cover.
|Summary, etc.:|| On a summer day in 1935, thirteen-year-old Briony Tallis witnesses a moment's flirtation between her older sister, Cecilia, and Robbie Turner, the son of a servant. But Briony's incomplete grasp of adult motives and her precocious imagination bring about a crime that will change all their lives, a crime whose repercussions the book follows through the chaos and carnage of World War II and into the close of the twentieth century.
|Awards Note:|| A New York Times Book Review Editor's Choice; Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award; Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.
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