This is a gripping examination of contemporary America through the prism of a family tragedy: when a powerful parent dies, each of his adult children reacts in startling and unexpected ways, and his grieving widow in the most surprising way of all. The bonds of family are tested in the wake of a profound tragedy, providing a look at the darker side of our societyNight Sleep Death The Stars is a gripping examination of contemporary America through the prism of a family tragedy: when a powerful parent dies, each of his adult children reacts in startling and unexpected ways, and his grieving widow in the most surprising way of all.Stark and penetrating, Joyce Carol Oates's latest novel is a vivid exploration of race, psychological trauma, class warfare, grief, and eventual healing, as well as an intimate family novel in the tradition of the author's bestselling We Were the Mulvaneys.
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ISBN
9780008381073
Publisert
2020
Utgave
1. utgave
Utgiver
Vendor
4th Estate
Vekt
1140 gr
Høyde
244 mm
Bredde
165 mm
Dybde
57 mm
Aldersnivå
Voksen
Språk
Product language
Engelsk
Format
Product format
Innbundet
Antall sider
787

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