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The Cement Garden

Narrated by: Julian Rhind-Tutt
Length: 4 hrs and 27 mins
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In the relentless summer heat, four abruptly orphaned children retreat into a shadowy, isolated world, and find their own strange and unsettling ways of fending for themselves…

©1978 Ian McEwan (P)2014 (p) AudioGo Ltd. Published by Random House Audiobooks

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Weird and disturbing incest story.

I'm no prude but this wasn't my cup of tea. a story of 4 strange unlikable children who are orphaned and decide to fend for themselves. Not particularly interesting but very cringey. Refund please!

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