American appetites

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E.P. Dutton, Jan 11, 1989 - Fiction - 340 pages
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Glynnis McCullough, terribly drunk, quarrels with her husband Ian and falls through a window to her death--an accident leading to his conviction on a murder charge and their suburban community's shock

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User Review  - Abby Kalei - Goodreads

I really enjoy Oates' writing, from the beginning of the novel I loved it. I disagree with the summary on the back, "Ian fighting for his life" during the trial. It's the exact opposite he sits back ... Read full review

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User Review  - Goodreads

I really enjoy Oates' writing, from the beginning of the novel I loved it. I disagree with the summary on the back, "Ian fighting for his life" during the trial. It's the exact opposite he sits back ... Read full review

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Joyce Carol Oates has written some of the most enduring fiction of our time, including the national bestsellers "We Were the Mulvaneys" and "Blonde" (a finalist for the National Book Award), and the "New York Times" bestsellers "The Falls" (winner of the 2005 Prix Femina) and The "Gravedigger's Daughter".