The gravedigger's daughter / Joyce Carol Oates.
Publication year: 2008
Publisher: London : Harper Perennial, 2008.
ISBN: 9780007258468 (pbk.) : 0007258461 (pbk.) :
Originally published: London: Fourth Estate, 2007.
This is the tale of Rebecca Schwart and her German immigrant family who, after escaping Nazi Germany, settle in a small, bleak town in upstate New York. Soon the town's prejudice and the family's own emotional frailty results in unspeakable tragedy.
582 p. ; 20 cm.
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