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Come Along with Me free pdf A haunting and psychologically driven collection from Shirley Jackson that includes her best-known story "The Lottery" At last, Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery" enters Penguin Classics, sixty-five years after it shocked America audiences and elicited the most responses of any piece in "New Yorker" history. In her gothic visions of small-town America, Jackson, the author of such masterworks as "The Haunting of Hill House" and "We Have Always Lived in the Castle," turns an ordinary world into a supernatural nightmare. This eclectic collection goes beyond her horror writing, revealing the full spectrum of her literary genius. In addition to "Come Along with Me," Jackson's unfinished novel about the quirky inner life of a lonely widow, it features sixteen short stories and three lectures she delivered during her last years. For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust theseries to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-datetranslations by award-winning translators."

About Shirley Jackson

Shirley Jackson (1916 1965) received wide critical acclaim for her short story "The Lottery," which was first published in the "New Yorker" in 1948. Her novels include "We" "Have Always Lived in the Castle," "The Sundial," and "The Haunting of Hill House." Laura Miller is a cofounder of Salon.com, where she is a senior writer. She is the editor of "The Salon.com Reader's Guide to Contemporary Authors" and the introducer of the Penguin Classics edition of "The Haunting of Hill House.""

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Author : Shirley Jackson
Publisher : Penguin Classics
Data Published : 15 April 2013
ISBN : 0143107119
EAN : 9780143107118
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 273 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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