The Daydreamer - Ian McEwan 1994 - Jonathan Cape, London - First Edition A fine first edition of McEwan’s only book for children, with illustrations by Anthony Browne.

In these seven inter-linked stories the grown-up Peter reveals the secret journeys, metamorphoses and adventures of his childhood. Living somewhere between dream and reality Peter experiences magical transformations when he swaps bodies with William, the family cat, the baby Kenneth and, in the final story, wakes up as a twelve-year-old inside a grown-up body and experiences the adventure of falling in love.

‘Exhilarating - brilliant’ –
Independent.

‘A classic’ –
Financial Times.
  pp. 96.   Condition: Fine in near fine jacket, with very small wrinkle to head of spine.   Ref: 106674   Price: HK$ 1,100