From one of the most important contemporary American writers, The Doll-Master and Other Tales of Terror is a bold, haunting collection of six stories that look at the horrors that lurk beneath the everyday.
Six terrifying tales to chill the blood from the unique imagination of Joyce Carol Oates.
A young boy plays with dolls over action figures, but as he grows older, his passion takes on a darker edgeÃ¢Â€Â¦
A white man shoots dead a black teenager, creating a media frenzy. But it could have been self-defense as he claims…
A nervous young woman tries to escape her husband. He insists he loves her, but sheÃ¢Â€Â™s convinced he means to kill herÃ¢Â€Â¦
These quietly lethal stories reveal the horror that dwell within us all.