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Jack of spades
Jack of spades
Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-+2015
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From one of the most highly regarded writers of her generation, JACK OF SPADES is a psychologically complex thriller that examines the fine line between genius and madness. Andrew J. Rush has achieved the kind of commercial success most authors only dream about: a top agent, publisher in New York, and twenty-eight mystery novels to his name. He has a loving wife, three grown children, and is well-known in his small New Jersey town for his generosity. But Andrew's hiding a dark secret. Under the pseudonym Jack of Spades, he has penned another string of novels - dark, violent, masochistic tales of murder, lust and madness. When a court order arrives accusing him of plagarism, Rush fears his secret may be exposed. And unbidden, in the back of his mind, the Jack of Spades starts plotting his survival.
Main title:
Jack of spades / Joyce Carol Oates.
Imprint:
London : A Mysterious Press Book for Head of Zeus, 2015.©2015
Collation:
224 pages ; 22 cm.
ISBN:
9781784970987 (paperback)
Dewey class:
813.6
Language:
English
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