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256 Results
Cardiff, by the sea : four novellas of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2020
19 available of 23 items

"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the most important contemporary American writers, Cardiff, by the Sea is a bold, haunting collection of four previously unpublished novellas.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.
Book
2018
13 available of 15 items

"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.
Book
2018
12 available of 15 items

"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...

High crime area : tales of darkness and dread —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2014
11 available of 11 items

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The lost landscape : a writer's coming of age —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2015
9 available of 9 items

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.

Hazards of time travel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2018
17 available of 17 items

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 ...

Night. Sleep. Death. The stars : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2019
12 available of 14 items

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...

A widow's story : a memoir —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Large Print
2011
1 available of 2 items

On a February morning in 2008, Joyce Carol Oates drove her ailing husband, Raymond Smith, to the emergency room where he was diagnosed with pneumonia. Both Joyce and Ray expected him to be released in a day or two. But i...

The new kitten —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2019
6 available of 10 items

Cherie, a beloved cat, becomes very jealous when Cleopatra, a kitten, comes to live with her family.

Dis mem ber : and other stories of mystery and suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2017
15 available of 15 items

"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.
Book
2019
18 available of 19 items

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...

Pursuit : a novel of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2019
21 available of 23 items

"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...

The best American short stories of the century
Book
1999
10 available of 11 items

Blonde : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2020
12 available of 14 items

In one of her most ambitious works, Joyce Carol Oates reimagines the inner, poetic, and spiritual life of Norma Jean Baker -- the child, the woman, the fated celebrity -- in Norma Jeane's own voice. This most intimate po...

Night. Sleep. Death. The stars a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Large Print
2020
8 available of 9 items

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...

Jack of spades : a tale of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2015
20 available of 20 items

Enjoying his successful career and devoted family, a best-selling writer secretly authors a masochist-themed series that threatens his respectable community standing and becomes subject to a plagiarism lawsuit.

Beautiful days : stories —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book On CD
2018
0 available of 2 items

A new collection of thirteen mesmerizing stories by American master Joyce Carol Oates.

We were the Mulvaneys —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Book
1997
38 available of 41 items

The (other) you : stories —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2021
1 available of 16 items

Presents a collection of stories that explores the musings of a writer, a prisoner, a student, and others who consider how their lives might have unfolded differently had they made different choices.

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