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Non-Fiction Review: A Widow's Story (A Memoir) by Joyce Carol Oates

A WIDOW’S STORY: A MEMOIR BY JOYCE CAROL OATES
FOURTH EASTATE (KINDLE), 2011
437 PAGES

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Book Review

Book Review: Big Mouth and Ugly Girl

Big Mouth and Ugly Girl by Joyce Carol Oates
HarperCollins (paperback), 2002
272 Pages

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WHAT’S IT’S ABOUT
Hard-hitting, page-turning and celebratory of friendship in unlikely circumstances, Joyce Carol Oates’ sure touch with small town life hits home in her first young adult novel. 279 more words

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Book Review: Beasts by Joyce Carol Oats

Beasts by Joyce Carol Oates
Orion Publishing Group Ltd. (hardback), 2001
138 Pages

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WHAT IT’S ABOUT
A bright, talented junior at Catamount College in the druggy 1970s, Gillian Brauer strives to realise more than a poet’s craft in her workshop with the charismatic, anti-establishment professor Andre Harrow. 277 more words

Fiction

REVIEW - A SENTIMENTAL EDUCATION: STORIES BY JOYCE CAROL OATES

A Sentimental Education: Stories by Joyce Carol Oates
Dutton Books (hardback), 1980
192 Pages

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What It’s About
Six short stories about love: a love cruel, violent and often destructive, which does not admit hesitation and compromise: that love is a shattering experience, an explosion, an attack that shakes the spirit and the body. 319 more words

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POETRY REVIEW: ANONYMOUS SINS AND OTHER POEMS BY JOYCE CAROL OATES

Anonymous Sins And Other Poems By Joyce Carol Oates
Louisiana State University Press (hardback), 1969
79 Pages

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POETRY REVIEW - ANGEL FIRE: POEMS BY JOYCE CAROL OATES

Angel Fire: Poems by Joyce Carol Oates
Louisiana State University Press (hardback), 2015
62 Pages

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What’s It’s About
In this third collection of poetry, Joyce Carol Oates offers her readers another experience of her uniquely personal – and therefore universal – vision. 406 more words

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REVIEW: ANGEL OF LIGHT BY JOYCE CAROL OATES

Angel Of Light by Joyce Carol Oates
Dutton Books (hardback), 1981
434 Pages

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What It’s About
In her highly acclaimed novel Bellefleur; Joyce Carol Oates traced the American dream to its origin deep within our individual imaginations. 376 more words

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