Author(s): Ian McEwan
Containing seven interlinked stories, this work reveals the secret journeys of the grown-up Peter's metamorphoses and adventures in his childhood. It shows Peter's experiences as magical transformations when he swaps bodies with the cat, the baby Kenneth and, wakes up as a twelve-year-old inside a grown-up body and experiences falling in love.
The Daydreamer takes the reader out of reality and into the dream world of 10 year old Peter Fortune
Ian McEwan has written two collections of stories, as well as many novels and screenplays. He won the 1998 Booker Prize for Amsterdam, and was shortlisted for the 2001 Booker Prize for Atonement.