Oates, Joyce Carol
Joyce Carol Oates
Head of Zeus
Seven unsettling works from one of our greatest literary imaginations.
A precocious eleven-year-old, in thrall to the mysterious black sheep of the family, climbs into his sky-blue Chevy to be driven to an uncertain, unforgettable, fate.
A university student becomes obsessed with the murder of a female classmate as her own sense of self deteriorates.
A recent widow grieves inside her lakefront home and fantasizes about transforming into a great flying predator - unerring and pitiless in the hunt.
These meticulously crafted, deeply disquieting stories confront the dangers that surround us, and the dangers that lurk within.