Shirley Jackson (Hardcover)

A Rather Haunted Life

By Ruth Franklin

Liveright Publishing Corporation, 9780871403131, 624pp.

Publication Date: September 27, 2016

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/10/2017)
Compact Disc (9/27/2016)
Compact Disc (9/27/2016)
MP3 CD (9/27/2016)

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Description

Winner of the Edgar Award in Critical/Biographical
Winner of the Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in Nonfiction

A New York Times Notable Book of 2016
A Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Pick of 2016
An Entertainment Weekly Best Book of 2016
A Time Magazine Top Nonfiction of 2016
A Seattle Times Best Book of 2016
A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2016
An NPR 2016's Great Read
A Boston Globe Best Book of 2016
A Nylon Best Book of 2016
A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of 2016
A Booklist 2016 Editors' Choice

This "historically engaging and pressingly relevant" biography establishes Shirley Jackson as a towering figure in American literature and revives the life and work of a neglected master.


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