Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness
Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness by Richard Yates
Book DescriptionThree classic works including the virtuosic Revolutionary Road, soon to be a major motion picture that exemplify the remarkable gifts of this great American master. Richard Yates s first novel, Revolutionary Road is the unforgettable portrait of a marriage built on dreams that tragically never come to fruition. In The Easter Parade, he tells the story of two sisters whose parents divorce overshadows their entire lives. And in the stories in Eleven Kinds of Loneliness, we witness men and women striving for better lives amid discouragement and disillusion. (Book Jacket Status: Jacketed) "
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780307270894
(211mm x 142mm x 38mm)
Imprint: Random House USA Inc
Publisher: Random House USA Inc
Country of Publication: India
Books By Author Richard Yates
Special Providence, Paperback / softback (March 2009)
Yates's second novel follows a young man, Robert Prentice, and his mother Alice, a sculptor. With haunting clarity, Yates crafts an unforgettable portrait of two people who cannot help but hope for more even as life challenges them both.
'Revolutionary Road', 'The Easter Parade', 'Eleven Kinds of Loneliness', Hardback (February 2009)
Written by the author who whether addressing the smothered desire of suburban housewives, the white-collar despair of Manhattan office workers or the heartbreak of a single mother with artistic pretensions, ruthlessly examines the hopes and disappointments of ordinary people with empathy and humour.
Revolutionary Road, Paperback (January 2009)
Presents the story of Frank and April Wheeler, a bright, beautiful, and talented couple whose empty suburban life is held together by the dream that greatness is only just round the corner. This title shows how Frank and April mortgage their hopes and ideals, betraying in the end not only each other, but their own best selves.
Disturbing the Peace, Paperback (June 2008)» View all books by Richard Yates
John Wilder is a successful salesman with a place in the country, an adoring wife and a ten-year-old son. But something is wrong. His family no longer interests him, his infidelities are leading him nowhere and he has begun to drink too much. Then one night, something inside John snaps and he calls his wife to tell her that he isn't coming home.
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Author Biography - Richard Yates
Richard Yates, born in 1926, was praised as the foremost novelist of the postwar age of anxiety. He died in 1992. Richard Price is the author of seven novels, including Clockers, Freedomland, and Lush Life."
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