The Lottery and Other Stories

The Lottery and Other Stories

Shirley Jackson
4/5 (70822 ratings)
The Lottery, one of the most terrifying stories written in this century, created a sensation when it was first published in The New Yorker. "Power and haunting," and "nights of unrest" were typical reader responses. This collection, the only one to appear during Shirley Jackson's lifetime, unites "The Lottery:" with twenty-four equally unusual stories. Together they demonstrate Jackson's remarkable range--from the hilarious to the truly horrible--and power as a storyteller.
Language
English
Pages
302
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Release
March 16, 2005
ISBN
0374529531
ISBN 13
9780374529536

The Lottery and Other Stories

Shirley Jackson
4/5 (70822 ratings)
The Lottery, one of the most terrifying stories written in this century, created a sensation when it was first published in The New Yorker. "Power and haunting," and "nights of unrest" were typical reader responses. This collection, the only one to appear during Shirley Jackson's lifetime, unites "The Lottery:" with twenty-four equally unusual stories. Together they demonstrate Jackson's remarkable range--from the hilarious to the truly horrible--and power as a storyteller.
Language
English
Pages
302
Format
Paperback
Publisher
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Release
March 16, 2005
ISBN
0374529531
ISBN 13
9780374529536

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