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Beautiful days : stories

Author: Joyce Carol Oates
Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"A new collection of thirteen mesmerizing stories by American master Joyce Carol Oates, including the 2017 Pushcart Prize-winning "Undocumented Alien." In the diverse stories of Beautiful Days, Joyce Carol Oates explores the most secret, intimate, and unacknowledged interior lives of characters not unlike ourselves, who assert their independence in acts of bold and often irrevocable defiance. "Fleuve Bleu"
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Genre/Form: Short stories
Psychological fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joyce Carol Oates
ISBN: 9780062795786 0062795783 9780062795793 0062795791
OCLC Number: 986954552
Description: 334 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Fleuve bleu --
Big burnt --
Owl eyes --
Except you bless me --
The quiet car --
The bereaved --
Les beaux jours --
Fractal --
Undocumented alien --
Donald Barthelme saved from oblivion --
The memorial field at Hazard, Minnesota.
Other Titles: Short stories.
Responsibility: Joyce Carol Oates.

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