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Read online Black Water.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Black Water The scene is Grayling Island off the coast of Maine where a young woman meets a Senator at a Fourth of July beach party As the afternoon slips into evening the two move unaware towards a shattering appointment with destiny for it is not love but death that awaits the young woman Kelly by Joyce Carol Oates

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Black Water
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ISBN:0452269865
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Number of Pages:160
Category:Fiction, Historical fiction
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Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang, Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?: Selected Early Stories, The Gravedigger's Daughter, Black Water, Blonde, Big Mouth and Ugly Girl, We Were the Mulvaneys, The Accursed, Zombie, The Falls
The scene is Grayling Island off the coast of Maine where a young woman meets a Senator at a Fourth of July beach party As the afternoon slips into evening the two move unaware towards a shattering appointment with destiny for it is not love but death that awaits the young woman Kelly, In her most ambitious work to date Joyce Carol Oates boldly reimagines the inner poetic and spiritual life of Norma Jeane Baker the child the woman the fated celebrity and idolized blonde the world came to know as Marilyn Monroe In a voice startlingly intimate and rich Norma Jeane tells her own story of an emblematic American artist intensely conflicted and driven who had lost her way A powerful portrait of Hollywood s myth and an extraordinary woman s heartbreaking reality Blonde is a sweeping epic that pays tribute to the elusive magic and devastation behind the creation of the great twentieth century American star, In the Schwarts an immigrant family desperate to escape Nazi Germany settle in a small town in upstate New York where the father a former high school teacher is demeaned by the only job he can get gravedigger and cemetery caretaker After local prejudice and the family s own emotional frailty result in unspeakable tragedy the gravedigger s daughter Rebecca begins her astonishing pilgrimage into America an odyssey of erotic risk and imaginative daring ingenious self invention and in the end a bittersweet but very American triumph You are born here they will not hurt you so the gravedigger has predicted for his daughter which will turn out to be true br br In i The Gravedigger s Daughter i Oates has created a masterpiece of domestic yet mythic realism at once emotionally engaging and intellectually provocative an intimately observed testimony to the resilience of the individual to set beside such predecessors as i The Falls i i Blonde i and i We Were the Mulvaneys i, No description available