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The Corn Maiden: And Other Nightmares

The Corn Maiden: And Other Nightmares (Paperback)

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Twice nominated for the Nobel Prize, Joyce Carol Oates presents an unbearably taut and terrifying tale combining the fury of folklore and adolescent insecurity. Marissa is an innocent girl, with hair the colour of corn-silk. She does not hold others in strange thrall, as some young women do, she obeys her parents, she does not stay late after school, lingering on her walk through the swaying heads of maize. She is the perfect sacrifice. The Corn Maiden is a novella, followed by six other nightmares.

Fiction & PoetryCrime & Thrillers Publisher: Head of Zeus Publication Date: 01/06/2013 ISBN-13: 9781908800664  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Joyce Carol Oates is the author of over 70 works and the winner of a host of prizes including the National Book Award and a Guggenheim Fellowship. She has been nominated twice for the Nobel Prize in Literature.

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