Shirley Jackson: Four Novels of the 1940s & 50s (Loa #336): The Road Through the Wall / Hangsaman / The Bird's Nest / The Sundial

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$40.00  $37.20
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Library of America
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850
Dimensions
5.2 X 8.0 X 1.3 inches | 1.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781598536706

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About the Author
Shirley Jackson (1919-1965), a master of modern horror and psychological suspense, was the acclaimed author of six novels, scores of stories, and two works of nonfiction.

Ruth Franklin is a book critic and frequent contributor to The New Yorker, Harper's, and many other publications. Her 2016 book Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life was a New York Times Notable selection and the winner of the National Book Critics Circile Award for Biography. A recipient of a New York Public Library Cullman Fellowship and a Guggenheim Fellowship, she lives in Brooklyn, New York.
Reviews
"Admirers of Shirley Jackson (1916-1965) will welcome this collection of her first four novels... These novels are united by the author's vibrant, eloquent prose; incisive characterizations; intimate understanding of fear; and unerring awareness of everyday evil." --Publishers Weekly