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review Pursuit author Joyce Carol Oates Joyce Carol Oates » 5 characters Download Ï PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free » Joyce Carol Oates As a child Abby had the same recurring nightmare night after night in which she wandered through a field ridden with human skulls and bones Now an adult Abby thinks she's outgrown her demons until the evening before her wedding the terrible dream returns and forces her to confront the dark secrets from her past she has kept from her new husband Willem The following day less than 24 hours after exchanging vows Abb. Eyes open Eyes shutNightmares have a way of seeping into the cracksAbby Hayman has been suffering from the same haunting repetitious nightmares for years Her brain sorts through the carnage of endless treks through grassy fields and the horror of what lays tangled in the weeds Waking exhausted she stumbles through her day only to return to the same mind channel again and againBut Abby has met someone at the County Services where she is employed in Hammond New York She specializes in the rehabilitation for the blind Having just turned twenty Abby is a young soul entrapped in the weighted spirit of her past We ll come to see the flickering light under the door of that past as this story unfoldsWilliam Zengler has fallen head over heels for the fresh and freckled Abby He s currently taking classes in Pre Med at the university He and Abby are soon married even though his family keeps uestioning him about Abby and her lack of details in regard to her own background and family No honeymoon has been planned with conflicting work schedules Both must go back to work the very next day after the weddingBut something has upset Abby while riding the bus to work that morning She frantically pulls the cord for the driver to stop In her haste to escape the confines of the bus once on the curb she steps right in front of the bus as it pulls away Was it intentional or something else altogetherJoyce Carol Oates has opened a sort of Pandora s Box in this one The we lift the lid the we shudder to find out what s inside Oates creates a parallel storyline of present and past lining it with Abby s struggles after the bus accident and a glimpse into the lives of her unsettling parents Nicola and LewBe warned that Oates adds some pretty heavy duty ingredients in The Pursuit It s people behaving badly really badly With sparks of PTSD verbal and physical abuse and palpitating hearts Oates sets up a highly unusual arc of circumstances here I dare you not to speed through this compact little gem of 224 pages of life cruising through Bizarroville Just don t get pulled over until you reach the end of the road Folks WhewI received a copy of The Pursuit through NetGalley for an honest review My thanks to The Mysterious Press and to Joyce Carol Oates for the opportunity

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review Pursuit author Joyce Carol Oates Joyce Carol Oates » 5 characters Download Ï PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB free » Joyce Carol Oates Y steps out into traffic As his wife lies in her hospital bed sleeping in fits and starts Willem tries to determine whether this was an absentminded accident or a premeditated plunge and he uickly discovers a mysterious set of clues about what his wife might be hiding Why for example is there a rash like red mark circling her wrist What does she dream about that causes her to wake from the sound of her own scream. Oates never retreats from delving deeply into the dark recesses of the traumatised psyche Not for the faint of heart Gritty tense and brutal


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