Hangsaman

Product Number: EB00629556
Released: Jan 05, 2016
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9781443451154
Please log in to view pricing

Description

Natalie Waite may have had a fairly normal upbringing, but her deteriorating relationship with her parents and general unhappiness leave her with an eagerness to escape her childhood when it comes time for her to leave for college at the age of seventeen. However, her new independent life and identity soon begin to seem empty as well, and the happiness and freedom she desired never seem to arrive, leaving Natalie to slowly unravel. Hangsaman is one of author Shirley Jackson's lesser known, but critically acclaimed works. Presenting itself as a simple coming-of-age tale, Jackson deftly manipulates her heroine's delicate instability to craft a uniquely suspenseful story about identity and loneliness. HarperPerennial Classics brings great works of literature to life in digital format, upholding the highest standards in ebook production and celebrating reading in all its forms. Look for more titles in the HarperPerennial Classics collection to build your digital library.

x-large
Author(s): Shirley Jackson
Original Publish Date: Jan 05, 2016

All formats/editions

eBook
x-large
Author(s): Shirley Jackson
Product Number EB00388512
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: #9781101616765
x-large
Author(s): Shirley Jackson
Genre: Classics
Product Number EB00733861
Released: Aug 20, 2018
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781551999487

Sign up for our email newsletter