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Cardiff, by the sea : four novellas of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2020
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"From one of the most important contemporary American writers, Cardiff, by the Sea is a bold, haunting collection of four previously unpublished novellas. Starting with the title novella-in which a romantic-minded young ...

Night-gaunts and other tales of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2018
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"The book opens with a woman, naked except for her high-heeled shoes, seated in front of the window in an apartment she cannot, on her own, afford. In this exquisitely tense narrative reimagining of Edward Hopper's Eleve...

Beautiful days : stories —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2018
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"A new collection of thirteen mesmerizing stories by American master Joyce Carol Oates, including the 2017 Pushcart Prize-winning "Undocumented Alien". The diverse stories of Beautiful Days explore the most secret, intim...

Night. Sleep. Death. The stars : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2019
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The bonds of family are tested in the wake of a profound tragedy, providing a look at the darker side of our society by one of our most enduringly popular and important writers. A gripping examination of contemporary Am...

High crime area : tales of darkness and dread —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2014
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Hazards of time travel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2018
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An ingenious, dystopian novel of one young woman's resistance against the constraints of an oppressive society. Arresting and visionary, 'Hazards of Time Travel' is both a novel of harrowing discovery and an exquisitely ...

The best American short stories of the century
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1999
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The new kitten —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2019
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Cherie, a beloved cat, becomes very jealous when Cleopatra, a kitten, comes to live with her family.

Pursuit : a novel of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2019
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"As a child, Abby had the same recurring nightmare night after night, in which she wandered through a field ridden with human skulls and bones. Now an adult, Abby thinks she's outgrown her demons until, the evening befor...

Night. Sleep. Death. The stars a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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2020
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This novel provides an examination of contemporary America through the prism of a family tragedy: when a powerful parent dies, each of his adult children reacts in startling and unexpected ways, and his grieving widow in...

The man without a shadow —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2016
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While studying Elihu Hoopes, the most famous amnesiac in history, neuroscientist Margot Sharpe embarks on an illicit relationship with her subject.

After the wreck, I picked myself up, spread my wings, and flew away —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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2006
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Blaming herself for the car accident on the Tappan Zee Bridge that killed her mother, fifteen-year-old Jenna undergoes a difficult physical and emotional recovery.

Cutting edge : new stories of mystery and crime by women writers
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2019
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Joyce Carol Oates pulls out all the stops in this chilling female-centric noir collection featuring brand-new writing from Margaret Atwood, Aimee Bender, Edwidge Danticat, and more.

We were the Mulvaneys —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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1997
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Dis mem ber : and other stories of mystery and suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2017
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"Joyce Carol Oates is renowned for her rare ability to "illuminate the mind's most disturbing corners" (Seattle Times). That genius is on full display in her new collection of seven feverishly unsettling works, DIS MEM B...

My life as a rat : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2019
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Violet Rue is the baby of the seven Kerrigan children and adores her big brothers. What's more, she knows that a family protects its own. To go outside the family-- to betray the family-- is unforgivable. So when she ove...

My life as a rat a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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2019
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Which should prevail: loyalty to family or loyalty to the truth? Is telling the truth ever a mistake and is lying for one's family ever justified? Can one do the right thing, but bitterly regret it?

The gravedigger's daughter : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
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2007
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The story of a young German immigrant woman's struggle for identity and survival in post-World War II America.

The lost landscape : a writer's coming of age —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
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2015
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A chronicle of the author's hardscrabble childhood in rural western New York State describes the family members, first friendships, and early experiences with death that shaped her literary career.

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