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The Cement Garden

Four children, living alone with their mother, decide not to inform the authorities when she dies. Instead they take her down into the cellar and bury her in cement and for the next days, weeks and months live far away from normal conventions.

Author: Ian McEwan
Agent: Peter Straus
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