About this book
Paperback edition of McEwan's latest novel, an engrossing satire on climate change. Previous novel "Atonement" sold over a million copies and was made into an Oscar winning film. 'Climate-change comedy that's every bit as brilliant as its title suggests' "The Sunday Times"
A compulsive womaniser, Michael Beard finds his fifth marriage floundering. When Beard's professional and personal worlds collide in a freak accident, an opportunity presents itself for Beard to extricate himself from his marital mess, reinvigorate his career and save the world from environmental disaster.