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  Blonde It is surprising and shocking to realize that Joyce Carol Oates, one of the great writers living today, has never made The New York Times bestseller list (at least not in recent memory). Far less talented (and less famous) authors have made it while she, in all likelihood... Read more

  Broke Heart Blues : A Novel If our age's ascendant idol is celebrity, then Joyce Carol Oates's conceit in Broke Heart Blues--that such worship is as compelling as in any less secular era--is both insight and affront. Set primarily in an affluent Buffalo, New York, suburb in the mid-'60s, the novel's charismatic core is... Read more

  We Were the Mulvaneys A happy family, the Mulvaneys. Mom and Dad are still deeply in love and are the proud parents of a brood of youngsters that includes a star athlete, a class valedictorian, and a popular cheerleader. Home is an idyllic place named High Point Farm. But as we all know, Eden can't last forever, and in... Read more

  Foxfire : Confessions of a Girl Gang Five teenage girls from upstate New York in the 1950s form a blood sisterhood to protect one another against the world and its oppressors, until their leader's disastrous act of revenge puts all their lives in turmoil. Book available. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of... Read more

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    Celestial Timepiece - Comprehensive site on Oates and her work, including related news, online texts, biographical and bibliographical information, reviews and criticism, an online discussion group and photographs.

    Featured Author: Joyce Carol Oates - New York Times reviews, articles and interviews concerning Oates and her work. Includes articles written by Oates.

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