`The story of Trump's America' Daily Mail
Two faces of America.
One violent crime that will bitterly divide them - and yet bind them together forever.
`A magnificent story of two broken families' Independent
`Page-turning, gripping, full of unexpected twists' Observer
`From its dramatic opening, with the killing of an abortionist, the book rockets forwards ... Ingenious, agile, dazzling' Literary Review
`Morally meaty and always readable' Sunday Times
`A masterpiece' Washington Post
Joyce Carol Oates is a recipient of the National Medal of Humanities, the National Book Critics Circle Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award, the National Book Award, and the PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in Short Fiction. She has written some of the most enduring fiction of our time, including We Were the Mulvaneys; Blonde, which was nominated for the National Book Award; and the New York Times bestseller The Accursed. She is the Roger S. Berlind Distinguished Professor of the Humanities at Princeton University and has been a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters since 1978.