"Revolutionary Road", "The Easter Parade", "Eleven Kinds of Loneliness" PDF ePub eBook

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Richard Yates was acclaimed as one of the most powerful, compassionate and accomplished writers of America's post-war generation. Whether addressing the smothered desire of suburban housewives, the white-collar despair of Manhattan office workers or the heartbreak of a single mother with artistic pretensions, Yates ruthlessly examines the hopes and disappointments of ordinary people with empathy and humour.

About Richard Yates

Richard Yates was born in 1926 in New York and lived in California. His prize-winning stories began to appear in 1953 and his first novel, Revolutionary Road, was nominated for the National Book Award in 1961. He is the author of eight other works, including the novels A Good School, The Easter Parade, and Disturbing the Peace, and two collections of short stories, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness and Liars in Love. He died in 1992.

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Author : Richard Yates
Publisher : Everyman's Library
Data Published : 27 February 2009
ISBN : 1841593176
EAN : 9781841593173
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 696 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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