254 Results
254 Results
Cardiff, by the sea : four novellas of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2020
17 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the most important contemporary American writers, Cardiff, by the Sea is a bold, haunting collection of four previously unpublished novellas.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 12 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
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 ...

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...

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...

Blonde : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Book
2000
8 available of 9 items

One of America’s most acclaimed novelists boldly re-imagines one of America’s most enduring icons in Blonde—the National Book Award-nominated bestseller by Joyce Carol Oates. The legend of Marilyn Monroe—aka Norma Jeane ...

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.

The best American short stories of the century
Book
1999
9 available of 12 items

After the wreck, I picked myself up, spread my wings, and flew away —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Book
2006
5 available of 5 items

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.

Night. Sleep. Death. The stars a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Large Print
2020
5 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...

Pursuit : a novel of suspense —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- author.
Book
2019
23 available of 24 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.

A widow's story : a memoir —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Book
2011
8 available of 8 items

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.

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...

The gravedigger's daughter : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Book
2007
12 available of 13 items

The story of a young German immigrant woman's struggle for identity and survival in post-World War II America.

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