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Black dahlia & white rose, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
Black dahlia & white rose
Title
Black dahlia & white rose
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Title variation
Black dahlia and white rose
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this work the author offers a collection of 11 previously uncollected stories, including a title piece that tracks the friendship between Elizabeth Short, famously known as the Black Dahlia, the victim of a markedly brutal murder in 1940s Los Angeles that remains unsolved, and her roommate, Norma Jeane Baker who became Marilyn Monroe
Summary
A collection of eleven stories explores the slippage between fantasy and everyday life, the commingling of sexual love and violence, and the complexity of family life
Tone
Writing style
Award
Bram Stoker Award for Best Fiction Collection, 2012.
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10133432
Cataloging source
M$K
Index
no index present
Literary form
short stories
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True
Target audience
adult
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stories
Label
Black dahlia & white rose, Joyce Carol Oates
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Spotted hyenas: a romance
  • San Quentin
  • Anniversary
  • Black dahlia & white rose
  • I.D.
  • Deceit
  • Run kiss daddy
  • Hey dad
  • Good samaritan
  • A brutal murder in a public place
  • Roma!
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780062195692
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794922094
  • 1/593300
  • OCoLC
Label
Black dahlia & white rose, Joyce Carol Oates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Spotted hyenas: a romance
  • San Quentin
  • Anniversary
  • Black dahlia & white rose
  • I.D.
  • Deceit
  • Run kiss daddy
  • Hey dad
  • Good samaritan
  • A brutal murder in a public place
  • Roma!
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
274 pages
Isbn
9780062195692
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)794922094
  • 1/593300
  • OCoLC

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