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51 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the most important contemporary American writers, Cardiff, by the Sea is a bold, haunting collection of four previously unpublished novellas.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
13 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 12 items

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

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

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

Hazards of time travel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2018
16 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 ...

Pursuit : a novel of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2019
22 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...

Jack of spades : a tale of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2015
19 available of 21 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.

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.

The man without a shadow —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Large Print
2016
8 available of 8 items

While studying Elihu Hoopes, the most famous amnesiac in history, neuroscientist Margot Sharpe embarks on an illicit relationship with her subject.

Cutting edge : new stories of mystery and crime by women writers
Book
2019
18 available of 18 items

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.

My life as a rat : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2019
19 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...

Little bird of heaven : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2010
3 available of 3 items

The primary suspects in the murder of Zoe Kruller are her estranged husband, Delray Kruller and her lover, Eddy Diehl. But it is the children, Aaron Kruller and Krista Diehl who become the focus of the story as they beco...

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...

The sacrifice —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2015
18 available of 19 items

A brutal act of racial violence against a fourteen-year-old girl shocks and galvanizes a racially torn New Jersey community, which becomes a maelstrom of strong personalities, police responses, media hype, and secrets.

The triumph of the spider monkey —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2019
1 available of 1 items

Abandoned as a baby in a bus station locker, shuttled from one abusive foster home and detention center to another, Bobbie Gotteson grew up angry, hurting, damaged. His hunger to succeed as a musician brought him across ...

Hazards of time travel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Large Print
2018
9 available of 10 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 ...

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