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The corn maiden and other nightmares / Joyce Carol Oates.

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  • ISBN: 9781611746020 (electronic audio bk.)
  • ISBN: 1611746027 (electronic audio bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file) : digital
  • Publisher: [Minneapolis, Minn.] : HighBridge Audio, 2011.

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Formatted Contents Note:
Corn maiden -- Beersheba -- Nobody knows my name -- Fossil-figures -- Death-cup -- Helping hands -- A hole in the head.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Adam Verner and Christine Williams.
Summary, etc.:
"Corn maiden", the title story, surrounds the disappearance of a sweet blonde-haired child is linked to her mother's indiscretions, a too-obvious schoolteacher and an older student with a fascination for a Native American legend. In addition, Oates offers six other tales of the night.
Source of Description Note:
Description based on image on web page.
Subject: Missing children > Fiction.
Indians of North America > Folklore > Fiction.
Murder > Fiction.
FICTION / General.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Short stories.
Suspense fiction.
Downloadable audio books.

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