Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life

Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life

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A New York Times Notable Book of 2016

A Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Pick of 2016

An Entertainment Weekly Best Book of 2016

A Time Magazine Top Nonfiction of 2016

A Seattle Times Best Book of 2016

A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2016

An NPR 2016's Great Read

A Boston Globe Best Book of 2016

A Nylon Best Book of 2016

A San Francisco Chronicle Best Book of 2016

A Booklist 2016 Editors' Choice

This "historically engaging and pressingly relevant" biography establishes… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


In the end that final conjuring trick was beyond her, but her fiction remains to haunt us with phantoms of female power, and female defeat.

Much of Jackson’s writing is a weird, rich brew, and Franklin captures its savor. I may have been captivated by Stanley Hyman’s personality, but after this biography, I will go back and read Jackson herself.


Book Details  


Publisher: Liveright (September 27, 2016)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 656 pages

File size: 39.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

Awards: National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography 2016 winner


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