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Cardiff, by the sea : four novellas of suspense / Joyce Carol Oates.

Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- (author.). Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Container of (work) : Cardiff, by the sea. (Added Author). Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Container of (work) : Miao Dao. (Added Author). Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Container of (work) : Phantomwise: 1972. (Added Author). Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938- Container of (work) : Surviving child. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 4 copies available at Lackawanna County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Albright Memorial Library FICTION OATES (Text) 50686015656080 Stacks In Process -
Carbondale Public Library FICTION OATES (Text) 50688010773514 Stacks Available -
North Pocono Public Library ACQ195738 (Text) ACQ195738 Adult Area On Order -
Valley Community Library FICTION OATES (Text) 50690011226534 Stacks In Process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780802157997
  • Physical Description: ix, 402 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition, First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : The Mysterious Press, 2020.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Cardiff, by the sea -- Miao Dao -- Phantomwise: 1972 -- The surviving child.
Summary, etc.:
"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the most important contemporary American writers, Cardiff, by the Sea is a bold, haunting collection of four previously unpublished novellas.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 art historian is led to (re)discover a terrifying trauma after inheriting property in faraway Cardiff, Maine-through to "The Surviving Child"-which finds the young new wife of a famous poet's widow haunted by the dead poet's voice dancing in the wind, an inexplicably befouled well, and a compulsive draw to the same garage that already took two lives-Cardiff, by the Sea is ceaselessly sinister. In these psychologically daring, chillingly suspenseful novellas, Joyce Carol Oates writes about women facing threats past and present"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Young women > Crimes against > Fiction.
Life change events > Fiction.
Short stories, American.
Horror tales, American.
Women > Crimes against > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction.
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