By Joyce Carol Oates
Unlike whatever Joyce Carol Oates has written sooner than, A Widow’s Story is the universally acclaimed author’s poignant, intimate memoir in regards to the unforeseen dying of Raymond Smith, her husband of forty-six years, and its wrenching, astonishing aftermath. a up to date recipient of nationwide ebook Critics Circle Ivan Sandrof Lifetime success Award, Oates, whose novels (Blonde, The Gravedigger’s Daughter, Little chicken of Heaven, etc.) rank one of the very most interesting in modern American fiction, bargains an achingly own tale of affection and loss. A Widow’s Story is a literary memoir on a par with The 12 months of Magical Thinking via Joan Didion and Calvin Trillin’s About Alice.
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A Widow's Story: A Memoir by Joyce Carol Oates