• The Cement Garden

    In this tour de force of psychological unease--now a major motion picture starring Charlotte Gainsbourg and Sinead Cusack--McEwan excavates the ruins of childhood and uncovers things that most adults have spent a lifetime forgetting--or denying. "Possesses the suspense and chilling impact of Lord of the Flies."--Washington Post Book World.

    • ASIN: 0679750185

  • The Cement Garden

    Directed by Andrew Birkin. Starring Charlotte Gainsbourg. Based on the 1978 novel.

    • ASIN: 1567301789
    • UPC: 717119620042

  • Ian McEwan Bestsellers: The Child in Time, The Cement Garden, The Comfort of Strangers

    Award winning author Ian McEwan is known for his stories dealing with dysfunctional families and deviant sexuality. Collected here are three of his bestselling stories. The Child in Time: Life can change in an instant. Stephen Lewis is a successful author of children’s books. It is a routine Saturday morning and while on a trip to the supermarket, Stephen gets distracted. Within moments, his daughter is kidnapped and his life is forever changed. From that moment, Lewis spirals into bereavement that has effects on his relationship with his wife, his psyche, and with time itself. The Cement Garden: When they are suddenly orphaned, four siblings encase their mother’s body in concrete in the basement to prevent the outside world from discovering her death and placing them in foster care. This book tells a dark and disturbing story that deals with themes of familial love, boundary-crossing intimacy, and isolation. The Comfort of Strangers: Colin and Mary are lovers on holiday in Italy, their relationship becoming increasingly problematic as they become increasingly alienated from one and other. While Mary and Colin indeed rediscover each other in ways during this time--an erotic attraction to each other that was below the surface--they also find that their relationship/friends...

    • ASIN: B079LFV2L4

  • The Cement Garden

    Trade paperback. McEwan's early horror novel.

    • ASIN: B00URZOVK8

  • Hypertufa Containers: Creating and Planting an Alpine Trough Garden

    “A complete guide to designing, making and planting hypertufa troughs. If you are a total novice, Lori will take you through every step with confidence”—North American Rock Garden Society Hypertufa containers—also known as troughs—are rustic, striking, versatile, and perfect for small, Alpine plants. A mix of cement, perlite, peat, and water, they are simple and affordable to make at home. Hypertufa Containers details everything you need to know to make your own troughs and successfully garden in them. From plant portraits that include growing and cultivation information along with potting tips you’ll discover the amazing variety of plants that thrive in troughs. Hypertufa Containers features step-by-step instructions and color photography for making hypertufa containers in a variety of shapes and sizes.

    • ASIN: B075G5LXMB

  • Lesson Plan The Cement Garden by Ian McEwan

    The Cement Garden lesson plan contains a variety of teaching materials that cater to all learning styles. Inside you'll find 30 Daily Lessons, 20 Fun Activities, 180 Multiple Choice Questions, 60 Short Essay Questions, 20 Essay Questions, Quizzes/Homework Assignments, Tests, and more. The lessons and activities will help students gain an intimate understanding of the text; while the tests and quizzes will help you evaluate how well the students have grasped the material.

    • ASIN: B008CPPTFQ

  • Summary & Study Guide The Cement Garden by Ian McEwan

    This study guide by BookRags.com, consists of approx. 40 pages of chapter summaries, character analysis, themes, and more – everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Cement Garden by Ian McEwan. This comprehensive study guide includes the following sections written by BookRags.com: Plot Summary, Chapter Summaries & Analysis, Characters, Objects/Places, Themes, Style, and Topics for Discussion.

    • ASIN: B004Y1LZ6E

  • "The Cement Garden" (Ian McEwan) - Regression: The "lawless interregnum"

    Seminar paper from the year 2011 in the subject English - Literature, Works, grade: 2,3, University of Regensburg (Anglistik/Amerikanistik), language: English, abstract: Es handelt sich hier um eine Arbeit über Ian McEwans Werk "The Cement Garden", welches die Thematik der Regression in vielerlei Hinsicht beleuchtet.

    • ASIN: B00BSEUY5S