Night. Sleep. Death. The Stars

The bonds of family are tested in the wake of a profound tragedy, providing a look at the darker side of our society

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The bonds of family are tested in the wake of a profound tragedy, providing a look at the darker side of our society

Night 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.

Additional information

Weight 1130 g
Dimensions 240 × 159 × 53 mm
Author

Joyce, Carol Oates

Publisher

4th Estate

Imprint

4th Estate

Cover

Hardback

Pages

787

Language

English

Edition

Hardback original

Dewey

813.54 (edition:23)

Readership

General – Trade / Code: K

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