Small Avalanches, and Other Stories

By: Oates, Joyce Carol

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First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Publisher's promotional postcard laid in. Small stain to page 2. Near Fine. 2003 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 390 pp. When The Sky Blue Ball comes soaring over the fence, a high-school girl is confronted with the haunting memory of childhood. A jealous teen lets her cousin go off alone with a dangerous Capricorn, aware of the terrifying possibilities. A vulnerable young girl cunningly outwits a menacing stranger and exults in her newfound power, surviving the first of many Small Avalanches. In these twelve riveting tales, master storyteller Joyce Carol Oates visits the dark, enigmatic psyche of the teenage years. Intense and unnerving, uplifting and triumphant, the stories in this collection explore the fateful consequences of the choices we make in our everyday lives. Keywords: JOYCE CAROL OATES SMALL AVALANCHES OTHER STORIES FICTION AMERICAN LITERATURE SHORT STORIES TEEN YOUNG ADULT

Title: Small Avalanches, and Other Stories

Author: Oates, Joyce Carol

Categories: Short Stories, American, First Edition, Teen & Young Adult, Contemporary,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: HarperTempest: 2003

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2200616