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Night, neon, tales of mystery and suspense, Joyce Carol Oates - hardcover

Summary
Presents nine tales of psyches pushed to their limits by the expectations of everyday life--from a woman who gets lost on her drive home to her plush suburban home and ends up breaking into a stranger's house, to a first-person account of a cloned 1940s magazine pinup girl being sold at auction and embodying America's ideals of beauty and womanhood
Table Of Contents
Detour -- Curious -- Miss Golden Dreams 1949 -- Wanting -- Parole hearing, California Institution for Women, Chino, CA -- Intimacy -- The flagellant -- Vaping: a user's manual -- Night, neon
Language
eng
Literary Form
short stories
Copyright
Edition
First Mysterious Press edition.
Physical Description
299 pages, 24 cm
Isbn
9781613162309

Library Locations

  • James City County Library

    7770 Croaker Road, Williamsburg, VA, 23188, US
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