New PDF release: A Widow's Story: A Memoir

By Joyce Carol Oates

ISBN-10: 0062015532

ISBN-13: 9780062015532

ISBN-10: 0062020501

ISBN-13: 9780062020505

Unlike whatever Joyce Carol Oates has written sooner than, A Widow’s Story is the universally acclaimed author’s poignant, intimate memoir in regards to the unforeseen dying of Raymond Smith, her husband of forty-six years, and its wrenching, striking aftermath. a contemporary recipient of nationwide e-book Critics Circle Ivan Sandrof Lifetime fulfillment Award, Oates, whose novels (Blonde, The Gravedigger’s Daughter, Little poultry of Heaven, etc.) rank one of the very best in modern American fiction, deals an achingly own tale of affection and loss. A Widow’s Story is a literary memoir on a par with The yr of Magical Thinking by way of Joan Didion and Calvin Trillin’s About Alice.

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