Atonement Summary
Ian McEwan

Everything you need to understand or teach Atonement by Ian McEwan.

  • Atonement Summary & Study Guide
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  • 30 Atonement Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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Atonement Overview

Ian McEwan’s Atonement sets the stage for a lifelong family drama for which Briony Tallis will always desire atonement. In the summer of 1935 amongst visiting family, an unfortunate turn of events finds Briony misconstruing innocent actions that leaves her sister Cecilia’s boyfriend Robbie accused of her cousin Lola’s rape. Briony is forever haunted by the knowledge that she sent an innocent man to prison while her cousin marries the supposedly guilty man.

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Atonement Study Guide

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