Shirley Jackson: Novels and Stories (The Lottery / The Haunting of Hill House / We Have Always Lived in the Castle)
Shirley Jackson: Novels and Stories (The Lottery /
In one volume: The Haunting of Hill House, The Lottery, and much more, including We Have Always Lived in the Castle, now a major motion picture starring Taissa Farmiga and Sebastian Stan"The world of Shirley Jackson is eerie and unforgettable," writes A. M. Homes. "It is a place where things are not what they seem; even on a morning that is sunny and clear there is always the threat of darkness looming, of things taking a turn for the worse." In this Library of America volume Joyce Carol Oates, our leading practitioner of the contemporary Gothic, presents the essential works of Shirley Jackson, the novels and stories that, from the early 1940s through the mid-1960s, wittily remade the genre of psychological horror for an alienated, postwar America. She opens with The Lottery (1949), Jackson's only collection of short fiction, whose disquieting title story-one of the most widely anthologized tales of the 20th century-has entered American folklore. Also among these early works are "The Daemon Lover," a story Oates praises as "deeper, more mysterious, and more disturbing than 'The Lottery,' " and "Charles," the hilarious sketch that launched Jackson's secondary career as a domestic humorist. Here too are Jackson's masterly short novels: The Haunting of Hill House (1959), the tale ...
- Brand: Library of America
- ASIN: 1598530720
Sinister and Fatal: The Guinevere Jones Collection Volume 2
Sinister and Fatal: The Guinevere Jones Collection Volume
The enthralling Guinevere Jones series continues with The Sinister Touch and The Fatal Fortune, together for the first time!Fortune doesn’t shine on Guinevere Jones and Zac Justis in the mesmerizing continuation of the New York Times bestselling series.The Sinister TouchGuinevere Jones has her head turned by the handsome young artist across the way. And when his apartment is broken into and a painting defaced, she offers her help. Now Guinevere and Zac—and his jealous nature—must confront a dark evil that will stop at nothing to achieve its unholy goal.The Fatal FortuneWhen Guinevere Jones discovers that a so-called fortune-teller is making big profits by deceiving her clients, she vows to expose the scam. Now Zac—who will do anything to keep Gwen safe—helps her uncover the deadly deceptions of a blackmailer and killer out to destroy every trace of the past…
- ASIN: 0425271846
Do Princesses Live in Sandcastles?
The Castle Mountain Lodge Collection: Books 4-6
The Castle Mountain Lodge Collection: Books
Fall in Love at Castle Mountain Lodge! This sweetly romantic collection includes books: Secret Gifts, Goodbye Gifts and Tempting Gifts in the best-selling Castle Mountain Lodge Series! Three heartwarming stand-alone love stories full of romance and happy ever afters set in the stunning Canadian Rockies! Secret Gifts (Book 4)For blockbuster star, Gage, Castle Mountain Lodge is the perfect place for him to hide out and stay out of trouble. At least that's what his PR rep Megan hopes. But staying out of trouble proves to be harder then either of them thought, especially when the temptation is each other. Goodbye Gifts (Book 5)Carmen has dedicated her career to making sure the Lodge runs smoothly, which is why when her boss asks her to date his brother, she reluctantly accepts. What she doesn't expect is to fall in love with Dylan, and sometimes, falling in love means saying goodbye.Tempting Gifts (Book 6)Lisa’s tired of her reputation as the Lodge’s ‘bad girl’. She’s ready to get serious—about everything. Which is why she wants nothing to do with Jason, who only seems interested in flirting. But when their mutual concern over a little boy shows them what’s really important, anything can happen.~A sweet contemporary romance series~___________________________________Li...
- ASIN: B01M8QJRDV
Richard Castle 5 Books Collection Set (Deadly Heat, Frozen Heat, Heat Rises, Naked Heat and Heat Wave)
A Ghost in the Castle (The Kingdom of Wrenly)
A Ghost in the Castle (The Kingdom of
In the fourteenth fantastical book from The Kingdom of Wrenly series, Prince Lucas and Clara discover there is a ghost haunting the Wrenly Castle.There are things that go bump in the night, even in the well-protected royal palace of Wrenly. Mysterious happenings have set Prince Lucas and his dragon, Ruskin, on edge. Curtains sway next to closed windows, temperatures drop for no reason, and strange lights glow in empty rooms. Lucas and Clara are sure there is a ghost haunting the castle halls. But will they find the ghost before the ghost finds them? With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, The Kingdom of Wrenly chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.
- ASIN: 1534445102
We Have Always Lived in the Castle (Penguin Classics Deluxe Edition)
We Have Always Lived in the Castle (Penguin
Shirley Jackson's beloved gothic tale of a peculiar girl named Merricat and her family's dark secretTaking readers deep into a labyrinth of dark neurosis, We Have Always Lived in the Castle is a deliciously unsettling novel about a perverse, isolated, and possibly murderous family and the struggle that ensues when a cousin arrives at their estate. This edition features a new introduction by Jonathan Lethem.For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.
- Brand: Penguin Books
- ASIN: 0143039970
Howl's Moving Castle
Sophie has the great misfortune of being the eldest of three daughters, destined to fail miserably should she ever leave home to seek her fate. But when she unwittingly attracts the ire of the Witch of the Waste, Sophie finds herself under a horrid spell that transforms her into an old lady. Her only chance at breaking it lies in the ever-moving castle in the hills: the Wizard Howl's castle. To untangle the enchantment, Sophie must handle the heartless Howl, strike a bargain with a fire demon, and meet the Witch of the Waste head-on. Along the way, she discovers that there's far more to Howl—and herself—than first meets the eye.
- Brand: Diana Wynne Jones
- ASIN: 0061478784
The Philip K. Dick Collection: A Library of America Boxed Set
The Philip K. Dick Collection: A Library of
This boxed set includes all three Library of America volumes collecting Philip K. Dick’s best science fiction novels: The Man in the High Castle • The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch • Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? • Ubik • Martian Time-Slip • Dr. Bloodmoney • Now Wait for Last Year • Flow My Tears, the Policeman Said • A Scanner Darkly • A Maze of Death • VALIS • The Divine Invasion • The Transmigration of Timothy ArcherLIBRARY OF AMERICA is an independent nonprofit cultural organization founded in 1979 to preserve our nation’s literary heritage by publishing, and keeping permanently in print, America’s best and most significant writing. The Library of America series includes more than 300 volumes to date, authoritative editions that average 1,000 pages in length, feature cloth covers, sewn bindings, and ribbon markers, and are printed on premium acid-free paper that will last for centuries.
- Brand: Library of America
- ASIN: 1598530496
Castle Investigations: The Complete 5-Books Series
Castle Investigations: The Complete 5-Books
Book 1Scarlett Ferguson has raised her younger sister Emery since their parent's death. Working two jobs to put food on the table leaves no time for romance. When a former Air Force Para rescue pilot visits her diner every week vying for her attention, Scarlett is tempted to throw caution to the wind and take a chance. But when her sister Emery is kidnapped by human traffickers it seems that only Lucas Falco has the connections and training to find her. Castle Investigations team member Lucas Falco is a creature of habit. His most recent one is the fiery redhead that works at the local diner. Just when he's finally broken down her resistance to spending time with him outside the diner, Scarlett's world is turned upside down. Good thing Lucas is just the person to help her. Book 2Cate Bradshaw often wonders about the one that got away. When she goes undercover as a high dollar escort she comes face to face with Gabriel Sanchez, the man who left her brokenhearted years earlier. She agrees to help Gabriel with Castle Investigations' missing person's case while she secretly works to finish her expose on the man responsible for the death of her friend. Gabriel Sanchez was shocked to see that his "date" for the evening was none other than Cate Bradshaw, the only woman he'd ever let int...
- ASIN: B07S74PWYL
Castle of Horror Anthology Volume One: A Collection of Stories from the Minds behind the Castle of Horror Podcast
Castle of Horror Anthology Volume One: A Collection
We've reached out to the finest minds in horror, from best-selling authors to fresh new voices, to bring you a collection of stories to chill the blood. Join us as we explore Hawaiian myth and intrigue from Jessica Lee Anderson, sexy, contemporary vampire horror from Dark Shadows star and author Lara Parker, zombie mystery horror from New York Times Best Seller Kevin J Anderson, Mexican mythology horror from David Bowles, grim sci-fi horror from PJ Hoover, home invasion terror from Jason Henderson (that’s me), Gothic horror from Leanna Renee Hieber, spooky American ghost horror from Michael Aronovitz, survivalist horror from Tom Waltz, demonic family horror from Tony Bloodworth, Central American folklore horror from Julia Guzman, hilariously dark genie horror from Mario Acevedo, strange, mind-blowing mythology horror from Guadalupe Garcia McCall, demonic desert family horror from Barry Barclay, and genre-bending science fiction horror from In Churl Yo.
- ASIN: 1093774479
TCM Greatest Classic Film Collection: Astaire & Rogers Volume Two (Roberta / Follow the Fleet / Flying Down to Rio / The Story of Vernon and Irene Castle)
Harry Potter Complete Book Series Special Edition Boxed Set
Harry Potter Complete Book Series Special Edition Boxed
The perfect gift for collectors and new readers alike, we now present a breathtaking special edition boxed set of J. K. Rowling's seven bestselling Harry Potter books! The box itself is beautifully designed with new artwork by Kazu Kibuishi, and the books create a gorgeous, magical vista when the spines are lined up together. The Harry Potter series has been hailed as "one for the ages" by Stephen King and "a spellbinding saga" by USA Today. Now is your chance to give this set to a reader who is ready to embark on the series that has changed so many young readers' lives.
- Brand: Scholastic
- ASIN: 0545596270
- UPC: 718496506769
Amanda Quick Collection - Dangerous & Deception
Amanda Quick Collection - Dangerous &
DANGEROUSAt five and twenty, Prudence Merryweather knew very well the risks a woman took by visiting a gentleman in the dead of night. But bearding the notorious Earl of Angelstone in his den was the only way to stop him from engaging her hot-headed brother in a duel. And that was why she found herself ushered into Sebastian’s forbidding presence at three in the morning – and thoroughly kissed before dawn. She was a country-bred innocent--and an intriguing experience for a man who dwelt more in the shadows than in the sunshine. Yet as her boldness drew Prue into one dangerous episode after another, Sebastian found himself torn between a raging hunger to possess her and a driving need to protect her. And the reckless beauty would soon need all the protection she could get....DECEPTIONOnce Olympia Wingfield had been free to devote all her time to her true passion: the study of ancient legends and long-lost treasure. But now, with three hellion nephews to raise, the absentminded beauty has very little time for research. Which makes it seem all the more serendipitous when a handsome stranger strides into Olympia’s library unannounced and proceeds to set her world to rights.… Tall and dark, with long, windswept black hair, Jared Chillhurst is the embodiment of Olympia’s most...
- ASIN: 1536670561
Howl's moving castle (Studio Ghibli Storyboards Complete Collection 14)
Disney Animators' Collection Deluxe Sleeping Beauty Castle Play Set No Color
Disney Animators' Collection Deluxe Sleeping Beauty Castle Play
Eyes will be wide with wonder for this deluxe surprise feature play set from the Disney Animators' Collection. Relive the tale of Sleeping Beauty with Princess Aurora and her supporting cast, plus lights, sounds, a spinning dance floor, and more!
- Color: Multi
- Brand: Disney
- ASIN: B07JR5858C
- UPC: 460020205838
Hallmark Keepsake Christmas Ornament 2019 Year Dated Harry Potter Collection Hogwarts Castle Musical Tree Topper with Light (Plays Hedwig's Theme Song),
Hallmark Keepsake Christmas Ornament 2019 Year Dated Harry
Whether sorted into Gryffindor, Ravenclaw, Hufflepuff or Slytherin, every young witch and wizard earns their place in the world of magic through their studies at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Bring the enchantment of Hogwarts to your holiday celebrations with this Christmas tree topper that features the wondrous castle. Plug it into the included power adapter for constant illumination, then press the button—either on the included Hogwarts crest remote control or on the back of the tree topper—to start a sound and light show scene featuring music from "Hedwig's Theme." Connect one or more Harry Potter Storytellers ornaments (each sold separately) to unlock additional exclusive performances from "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" that you can't access with the ornaments alone! No batteries necessary. Storytellers Interactive Light and Sound Christmas tree topper. Connect this tree topper to the power adapter (included) to see the continuous light effect. Press the button on the remote control or on the back of the tree topper to watch it illuminate and hear music from "Hedwig's Theme." No batteries necessary. Artist crafted by Orville Wilson, this Christmas tree topper comes pre-packaged in a box for easy gift giving, preservation and storage. Dated 2019 in c...
- Color: Hogwarts Castle Tree Topper
- Brand: Hallmark Keepsake
- ASIN: B07NDHR3D9
- UPC: 763795458059
Love You Forever
A young woman holds her newborn sonAnd looks at him lovingly. Softly she sings to him: "I'll love you forever I'll like you for always As long as I'm living My baby you'll be." So begins the story that has touched the hearts of millions worldwide. Since publication in l986, Love You Forever has sold more than 15 million copies in paperback and the regular hardcover edition (as well as hundreds of thousands of copies in Spanish and French)
- Color: Blue
- Brand: Firefly Books
- ASIN: 0920668372
- UPC: 038332177206
Japanese Coloring Book: Over 300 Coloring Pages for Adults & Teens with Japan Lovers Themes Such As Dragons, Castle, Koi Carp Fish Tattoo Designs and More!
Japanese Coloring Book: Over 300 Coloring Pages for
(July 7, 2019) Please note this book has an updated interior to get the black ink out of all pictures (newest version)This is the perfect inspirational coloring book for all japan lovers to express their creativity, relax and have fun!This coloring book is great for anyone of all ages and makes the perfect gift for anyone in your life! Help you child step away from the computer, television set or the tablet she's attached to. Help japan lovers express their creativity while enjoy coloring these beautiful, calming and inspiring pictures! Each illustration is printed on a single sided sheet with the reverse left blank to prevent bleed through no matter what tool you decided to use!BEST JAPAN LOVERS GIFT 2019 - SPECIAL LAUNCH PRICE (WHILE STOCKS LAST!!!! )
- ASIN: 1075372739
MINI MINECRAFT CASTLE COLLECTION
Take a look at the mini minecraft castle collection! 🎬 SUBSCRIBE ► http://bit.ly/SubLog 🔔 AND CLI...
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