The Children Act

Description

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

Author(s)
Ian McEwan
Format
Paperback | 224 pages
Dimensions
129 x 198 x 17mm | 197g
Publication date
09 Aug 2018
Publisher
Vintage Publishing
Imprint
VINTAGE
Publication City/Country
London, United Kingdom
Language
English
Edition
Media tie-in
Edition statement
Film Tie-In
ISBN10
1784705578
ISBN13
9781784705572
Bestsellers rank
48,527

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