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Sourland by Joyce Carol Oates
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Apr 22, 11

Read from April 17 to 22, 2011

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joyce carol oates is one of those authors, to me, that fits like a perfectly tailored piece of clothing. i can find nothing wrong with anything she writes. from the first word of the first story, until i finished this collection...i was enthralled, captivated and engaged.

i found these stories to be extremely disturbing. so dark and angry and dangerous. so much hate and violence. so much violation...sexual, mental. every page was suspenseful. i love her.

i am not sure that i could recommend this collection of stories to anyone...as it's so disturbing i'm not sure who would want to read it. but then again, i wanted to read it...and i'm so glad i did.
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04/17/2011 "i forgot how much i love joyce carol oates...until i started reading this."

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