An enthralling collection of short stories from the National Book Award shortlisted author of `Blonde' and `Middle Age'.In this collection of 21 stories, the mysterious private lives of individuals are explored with vivid, unsparing precision and sympathy. By turn interlocutor and interpreter, magician and realist, Joyce Carol Oates dissects the psyches of ordinary people and their potential for good and evil with chilling understatement and lasting power.In `Faithless' two adult sisters recall their mother's disappearance ...

Faithless: Tales of Transgression 2003, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781841156477

Mass-market paperback

Faithless: Tales of Transgression 2002, Harper Perennial, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060933579

Trade paperback

Faithless: Tales of Transgression 2001, Ecco Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780060185251