My Sister, My Love: The Intimate Story of Skyler Rampike by Joyce Carol Oates

My Sister, My Love: The Intimate Story of Skyler Rampike

byJoyce Carol Oates

Paperback | June 9, 2009

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$18.25 online 
$19.99
Earn 91 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Herein is the unexpurgated first-person narrative of nineteen-year-old Skyler Rampike, the only surviving child of an "infamous" American family destroyed a decade ago by the murder of Skyler’s six-year-old ice-skating champion sister, Bliss, and the media scrutiny that followed. Part investigation into the unsolved murder, part elegy for the lost Bliss and for his own lost childhood, Skyler’s narrative is an alternately harrowing and corrosively funny exposé of upper-middle-class American pretensions—and an unexpectedly subtle and sympathetic exploration of those who dwell in "Tabloid Hell."

About The Author

Joyce Carol Oates is a recipient of the National Medal of Humanities, the National Book Critics Circle Ivan Sandrof Lifetime Achievement Award, the National Book Award, and the PEN/Malamud Award for Excellence in Short Fiction, and has been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize. She has written some of the most enduring fiction of our time,...
Little Bird Of Heaven: A Novel
Little Bird Of Heaven: A Novel

by Joyce Carol Oates

$4.00$16.99

In stock online

Not available in stores

The Sacrifice: A Novel
The Sacrifice: A Novel

by Joyce Carol Oates

$7.99$33.50

Out of stock online

Available in stores

A Book Of American Martyrs: A Novel
A Book Of American Martyrs: A Novel

by Joyce Carol Oates

$22.24$24.99

Pre-order online

Not yet available in stores

Shop this author

Details & Specs

Title:My Sister, My Love: The Intimate Story of Skyler RampikeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:592 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.95 inPublished:June 9, 2009Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061547492

ISBN - 13:9780061547492

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of My Sister, My Love: The Intimate Story of Skyler Rampike

Reviews

Extra Content

Editorial Reviews

“Joyce Carol Oates is one of the great writers of our time.”