Books The Best Ian McEwan Books  

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List of the best Ian McEwan books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Ian McEwan is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. McEwan is known for his romantic stories, and his novel Atonement was even adapted into a film starring Keira Knightley. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Ian McEwan who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

List books include Atonement, Amsterdam, and many additional books as well. What are Ian McEwan's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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Atonement is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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On Chesil Beach is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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Amsterdam is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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The Child in Time is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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The Cement Garden is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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The Innocent is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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Saturday is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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The Comfort of Strangers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books

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Enduring Love is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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Solar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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The Daydreamer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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Black Dogs is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Ian McEwan Books
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