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Jack of spades [electronic resource] : A Tale of Suspense. Joyce Carol Oates.

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  • ISBN: 9780802191038 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2015.

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Summary, etc.: From one of the most inimitable writers of our generation, Jack of Spades is an exquisite, psychologically complex thriller about the opposing forces within the mind of one ambitious writer, and the line between genius and madness.Andrew J. Rush has achieved the kind of critical and commercial success most authors only dream about: his twenty-eight mystery novels have sold millions of copies in nearly thirty countries, and he has a top agent and publisher in New York. He also has a loving wife, three grown children, and is a well-regarded philanthropist in his small New Jersey town. But Rush is hiding a dark secret. Under the pseudonym Jack of Spades," he writes another string of novels—dark potboilers that are violent, lurid, even masochistic. These are novels that the refined, upstanding Andrew Rush wouldn't be seen reading, let alone writing. Until one day, his daughter comes across a Jack of Spades novel that he has carelessly left out and begins to...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York : Mysterious Press, 2015. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 904 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Fiction.
Suspense.
Thriller.
Genre: Electronic books.

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