• 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

  • Concrete Garden Projects: Easy & Inexpensive Containers, Furniture, Water Features & More

    For gardeners and backyard do-it-yourselfers, concrete is a revelation. It's durable, weatherproof, impossible to steal, and it provides much-needed insulation for outdoor plants. Concrete weathers beautifully, softening around the edges, developing moss, and becoming more picturesque with age.Concrete Garden Projects takes advantage of concrete's numerous assets, showcasing an inspiring array of creative options. The step-by-step instructions for dozens of easy, do-it-yourself décor ideas include containers of all shapes and sizes, elegant benches and stools, miniature ponds and birdbaths, stepping stones, a barbecue, and a fire pit. The authors use a variety of molds easily found or made, household items like bowls and baking pans, and simple wooden frames and boxes. At pennies per pound, and so simple to use—just mix with water and pour—concrete is the key to hand-crafted backyard décor.

    • Brand: Timber Press
    • ASIN: 1604692820

  • The Cement Garden

    Trade paperback. McEwan's early horror novel.

    • ASIN: B00URZOVK8

  • 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

  • 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

  • "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

  • Modern Artisans Meditating Turtle - Cast Stone Garden Sculpture : Large Size, Grey Stone Finish

    "May your life be filled with Longevity" Buddhist thought has long regarded animals as perceptive entities, capable of obtaining a sense of enlightenment. The turtle is considered a representation of endurance and longevity. Our Meditating Turtle is a perfect symbol for those who appreciate the spirit of zen or those who simply love turtles! Cast in strong, high-quality solid concrete - perfect for outdoor use in any climate, the meditating turtle adds the perfect dose of delight and tranquility to your patio or garden! Measuring a full 8" tall and 6.5" wide, the turtle sculpture includes integrated color pigments to create a consistent antiqued color finish that will never flake or fade. Includes the Chinese characters for Longevity on the reverse of his robe, an appropriate marking for our lucky amphibian friend. Designed and made in the USA. Please note: this item cannot ship internationally - US only. In addition, this item cannot be expedited - please choose standard shipping at checkout.

    • Color: grey stone
    • Brand: Modern Artisans
    • ASIN: B0026SV5BC