Haunted: tales of the grotesque
Each of the sixteen stories collected here bears the unmistakable stamp of Joyce Carol Oates. Like its classic antecedents--most notably Poe's Tales of the Grotesque--this collection offers not sensationalized fantasy but a nightmare vision of horror that is not only intellectual and visceral, but true.
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Review: Haunted: Tales of the GrotesqueUser Review - Ted Myers - Goodreads
Pretty boring until the last story ... then it turned to disgusting! "Haunted" is definitely a misnomer. Given the chance to read it again for the first time, I would respectively decline. Not even close to her usual quality. Read full review
Review: Haunted: Tales of the GrotesqueUser Review - Edward Creter - Goodreads
This collection of 16 short stories should give JCO fans the daily required allowance of Oates--all the nutrients of real life--without all the added sugar! This is NOT your honey bunches of Oates ... Read full review