Books by Joyce Carol Oates, plus links to author biography, book summaries, excerpts and reviews

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Joyce Carol Oates

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Babysitter jacket The (Other) You jacket Cardiff, by the Sea jacket Night. Sleep. Death. The Stars. jacket Cutting Edge jacket Pursuit jacket My Life as a Rat jacket Hazards of Time Travel jacket A Book of American Martyrs jacket The Doll-Master and Other Tales of Terror jacket Carthage jacket Evil Eye jacket The Accursed jacket Black Dahlia & White Rose jacket Mudwoman jacket The Corn Maiden jacket A Widow's Story jacket Sourland jacket A Fair Maiden jacket Little Bird of Heaven jacket Dear Husband jacket My Sister, My Love jacket The Journal of Joyce Carol Oates jacket The Museum of Dr. Moses jacket The Gravedigger's Daughter jacket Black Girl, White Girl jacket After the Wreck, I Picked Myself up, Spread My Wings, and Flew Away jacket High Lonesome jacket The Female of the Species jacket Missing Mom jacket
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