Ian McEwan's participation in KCRW's subscription drive is an exclusive event -- the interview will not air anywhere else in the country. In fact, the book will not appear in bookstores until March. We offer a preview of Saturday , McEwan's first book since his stunning Atonement . This new novel, his response to 9/11 and terrorism, is an exploration of the forces of order and chaos that shape contemporary society.
Read an excerpt from Saturday