Joyce Carol Oates

Joyce Carol Oates

Joyce Carol Oates also writes as: Rosamond Smith and Lauren Kelly.

Recent/Upcoming Joyce Carol Oates Books

March 5th, 2024: Joyce Carol Oates: Letters to a Biographer

May 21st, 2024: Butcher

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Joyce Carol Oates Stats: The highest rated book by Joyce Carol Oates on Book Notification is We Were the Mulvaneys, a Standalone novel. The second-highest rated book is The Falls, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Joyce Carol Oates on Book Notification is We Were the Mulvaneys, a Standalone novel. The second most read book is The Falls, a Standalone novel.

Below is a complete list of Joyce Carol Oates books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

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List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
With Shuddering Fall
1964
2
Do With Me What You Will
1973
3
The Assassins: A Book of Hours
1975
4
Childwold
1976
5
Cybele
1978
6
Son of the Morning
1978
7
Unholy Loves
1979
8
Angel of Light
1981
9
A Bloodsmoor Romance
1982
10
Mysteries of Winterthurn
1984
11
Luxury of Sin
1984
12
Solstice
1985
13
Marya: A Life
1986
14
Lives of the Twins / Kindred Passions ( As: Rosamond Smith)
1987
15
You Must Remember This
1987
16
American Appetites
1989
17
Because It Is Bitter, and Because It Is My Heart
1990
18
Soul/Mate ( As: Rosamond Smith)
Soul/Mate ( As: Rosamond Smith)
1990
19
Nemesis ( As: Rosamond Smith)
Nemesis ( As: Rosamond Smith)
1990
20
Snake Eyes ( As: Rosamond Smith)
Snake Eyes ( As: Rosamond Smith)
1992
21
Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang
1993
22
What I Lived For
1994
23
Zombie
1995
24
You Can't Catch Me ( As: Rosamond Smith)
You Can't Catch Me ( As: Rosamond Smith)
1995
25
7.4
We Were the Mulvaneys
1996
26
Man Crazy
1997
27
Double Delight ( As: Rosamond Smith)
Double Delight ( As: Rosamond Smith)
1997
28
Broke Heart Blues
1999
29
Starr Bright Will Be With You Soon ( As: Rosamond Smith)
1999
30
Blonde
2000
31
The Barrens ( As: Rosamond Smith)
The Barrens ( As: Rosamond Smith)
2001
32
Middle-Age: A Romance
2001
33
I'll Take You There
2002
34
8
Big Mouth and Ugly Girl
2002
35
Freaky Green Eyes
2003
36
The Tattooed Girl
2003
37
6.7
The Falls
2004
38
Sexy
2005
39
2
Missing Mom / Mother, Missing
2005
40
Black Girl/White Girl
2006
41
After the Wreck, I Picked Myself Up, Spread My Wings, and Flew Away
2006
42
The Gravedigger's Daughter
2007
43
Little Bird of Heaven
2007
44
My Sister, My Love
2008
45
A Fair Maiden
2010
46
6
Mudwoman
2012
47
Two or Three Things I Forgot to Tell You
2012
48
8
Daddy Love
2013
49
4
Carthage
2014
50
7
The Sacrifice
2015
51
6
Jack of Spades
2015
52
10
The Man Without a Shadow
2016
53
10
A Book of American Martyrs
2017
54
Hazards of Time Travel
2018
55
My Life as a Rat
2019
56
The Pursuit
2019
57
Night Sleep Death The Stars
2020
58
Breathe
2021
59
Babysitter
2022
60
48 Clues into the Disappearance of My Sister
2023
61
Butcher
2024

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Triumph of the Spider Monkey
1976
2
I Lock My Door Upon Myself
1990
3
The Rise of Life on Earth
1991
4
Black Water
1992
5
First Love
1996
6
In Shock
2000
7
Beasts
2001
8
The Haunting
2003
9
Rape
2003
10
Fossil-Fiigures
2010
11
Spotted Hyenas
2010
12
Patricide
2012
13
The Rescuer
2012
14
Mystery, Inc.
2015
15
Big Momma
2016
16
Gun Accident
2016
17
The Crawl Space
2016
18
The Sign of the Beast
2017
19
33 Clues Into the Disappearance of My Sister
2022

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
By the North Gate
1963
2
The Goddess and Other Women
1966
3
Upon the Sweeping Flood, and Other Stories
1966
4
Where Are You Going, Where Have You Been?
1966
5
Anonymous Sins and Other Poems
1969
6
The Wheel of Love and Other Stories
1970
7
Cupid & Psyche
1970
8
Angel Fire: Poems
1973
9
The Hungry Ghosts
1974
10
Love and Its Derangements and Other Poems
1974
11
The Fabulous Beasts
1975
12
The Seduction and Other Stories
1975
13
The Poisoned Kiss and Other Stories from the Portuguese
1975
14
Crossing the Border
1976
15
Night-Side
1977
16
Women Whose Lives Are Food, Men Whose Lives Are Money
1978
17
Marriages and Infidelities
1978
18
All the Good People I've Left Behind
1979
19
A Sentimental Education
1980
20
Three Plays
1980
21
The Perfectionist and Other Plays
1981
22
Invisible Woman
1982
23
Wild Saturday, and Other Stories
1984
24
Last Days
1984
25
Raven's Wing
1986
26
The Assignation
1988
27
Time Traveler
1989
28
Heat and Other Stories
1991
29
Oates in Exile
1991
30
Twelve Plays
1991
31
Where is Here?
1992
32
Haunted
1994
33
Tenderness
1996
34
Demon and Other Tales
1996
35
Will You Always Love Me? and Other Stories
1996
36
The Collector of Hearts
1998
37
New Plays
1998
38
Where I've Been, and Where I'm Going
1999
39
Faithless
2001
40
Small Avalanches and Other Stories
2003
41
I Am No One You Know
2004
42
The Female of the Species
2005
43
High Lonesome
2006
44
The Museum of Dr. Moses
2007
45
Wild Nights!: Stories About the Last Days of Poe, Dickinson, Twain, James, and Hemingway
2008
46
Dear Husband
2009
47
Give Me Your Heart
2010
48
Sourland
2010
49
8
The Corn Maiden and Other Nightmares
2011
50
Evil Eye
2013
51
4
High Crime Area
2014
52
Lovely, Dark, Deep
2014
53
6
The Doll-Master and Other Tales of Terror
2016
54
10
Beautiful Days
2018
55
Night-Gaunts and Other Tales of Suspense
2018
56
Dis Mem Ber and Other Stories of Mystery and Suspense
2018
57
Cardiff, by the Sea
2020
58
The (Other) You: Stories
2021
59
American Melancholy: Poems
2021
60
Night, Neon
2021
61
Extenuating Circumstances
2022
62
Zero Sum
2023

List of Plays in Publication Order

List of Picture Books in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Edge Of Impossibility
1972
2
Hostile Sun
1973
3
New Heaven New Earth
1974
4
Contraries
1981
5
First Person Singular
1984
6
The Profane Art
1985
7
On Boxing
1987
8
Woman Writer
1988
9
The Life of the Writer, the Life of the Career
1995
10
Muhammad Ali: Ringside (With: Norman Mailer, Alex Haley)
1999
11
George Bellows: American Artist
2000
12
The Journal of Joyce Carol Oates
2002
13
The Faith of a Writer
2003
14
Uncensored
2005
15
A Widow's Story
2007
16
In Rough Country
2010
17
Gerald Slota: Story
2012
18
10
The Lost Landscape
2015
19
Soul at the White Heat
2016
20
Joyce Carol Oates: Letters to a Biographer (With: Greg Johnson)
2024

List of Akashic Drug Chronicles Books in Publication Order

This is an anthology series which features stories set in different cities around the world, each exploring the dark and complex relationship between location and the drug trade through various narratives.

List of Bibliomysteries Books in Publication Order

A collection of short stories and novellas centered around the theme of books. Each story combines elements of mystery, crime, and suspense with a focus on books, libraries, bookstores, or the world of literature, involving various authors contributing to this intriguing and literary-focused series.

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Book of Virtue (By: Ken Bruen)
2012
2
Pronghorns of the Third Reich (By: C.J. Box)
2012
3
The Book Thing (By: Laura Lippman)
2012
4
The Book Case (By: Nelson DeMille)
2012
5
An Acceptable Sacrifice ( By: Jeffery Deaver)
2012
6
Death Leaves a Bookmark (By: William Link)
2012
7
The Final Testament (By: Peter Blauner)
2013
8
Rides a Stranger (By: David Bell)
2013
9
The Long Sonata of the Dead (By: Andrew Taylor)
2013
10
The Book of Ghosts ( By: Reed Farrel Coleman)
2013
11
10
The Compendium of Srem (By: F. Paul Wilson)
2014
12
What's in a Name? ( By: Thomas H. Cook)
2014
13
Remaindered (By: Peter Lovesey)
2014
14
The Sequel (By: R.L. Stine)
2014
15
The Gospel of Sheba (By: Lyndsay Faye)
2014
16
Book Club (By: Loren D. Estleman)
2014
17
The Nature of My Inheritance (By: Bradford Morrow)
2014
18
It's in the Book (By: Max Allan Collins, Mickey Spillane)
2014
19
10
The Scroll (By: Anne Perry)
2014
20
The Book of the Lion (By: Thomas Perry)
2015
21
The Little Men (By: Megan Abbott)
2015
22
Condor in the Stacks (By: James Grady)
2015
23
Mystery, Inc.
2015
24
Every Seven Years (By: Denise Mina)
2015
25
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart)
2015
26
8
The Travelling Companion ( By: Ian Rankin)
2016
27
Citadel (By: Stephen Hunter)
2016
28
Reconciliation Day (By: Christopher Fowler)
2016
29
Dead Dames Don't Sing (By: John Harvey)
2016
30
The Haze (By: James W. Hall)
2016
31
Hoodoo Harry (By: Joe R. Lansdale)
2017
32
The Pretty Little Box ( By: Charles Todd)
2018
33
Seven Years (By: Peter Robinson)
2018
34
The Hemingway Valise (By: Robert Butler)
2018
35
The Last Honest Horse Thief (By: Michael Koryta)
2018
36
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository (By: John Connolly)
2018
37
The Girl Who Did Say No (By: David Handler)
2020
38
The Traitor (By: Martin Edwards)
2022
39
The Dark Door (By: Lisa Unger)
2022
40
The Honeymoon Trap (By: Peter Swanson)
2022
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List of Bibliomysteries Series in Chronological Order

#ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Book of Virtue (By: Ken Bruen)
2012
2
10
The Scroll (By: Anne Perry)
2014
3
Pronghorns of the Third Reich (By: C.J. Box)
2012
4
An Acceptable Sacrifice ( By: Jeffery Deaver)
2012
5
Death Leaves a Bookmark (By: William Link)
2012
6
Seven Years (By: Peter Robinson)
2018
7
The Book Thing (By: Laura Lippman)
2012
8
The Book of Ghosts ( By: Reed Farrel Coleman)
2013
9
Book Club (By: Loren D. Estleman)
2014
10
The Long Sonata of the Dead (By: Andrew Taylor)
2013
11
The Final Testament (By: Peter Blauner)
2013
12
Rides a Stranger (By: David Bell)
2013
13
What's in a Name? ( By: Thomas H. Cook)
2014
14
It's in the Book (By: Max Allan Collins, Mickey Spillane)
2014
15
The Nature of My Inheritance (By: Bradford Morrow)
2014
16
Remaindered (By: Peter Lovesey)
2014
17
10
The Compendium of Srem (By: F. Paul Wilson)
2014
18
The Gospel of Sheba (By: Lyndsay Faye)
2014
19
The Sequel (By: R.L. Stine)
2014
20
The Book of the Lion (By: Thomas Perry)
2015
21
The Little Men (By: Megan Abbott)
2015
23
Every Seven Years (By: Denise Mina)
2015
24
Citadel (By: Stephen Hunter)
2016
25
Condor in the Stacks (By: James Grady)
2015
26
Mystery, Inc.
2015
27
8
The Travelling Companion ( By: Ian Rankin)
2016
28
The Haze (By: James W. Hall)
2016
29
Dead Dames Don't Sing (By: John Harvey)
2016
30
Reconciliation Day (By: Christopher Fowler)
2016
31
Hoodoo Harry (By: Joe R. Lansdale)
2017
32
The Pretty Little Box ( By: Charles Todd)
2018
33
The Caxton Private Lending Library & Book Depository (By: John Connolly)
2018
34
The Hemingway Valise (By: Robert Butler)
2018
35
The Last Honest Horse Thief (By: Michael Koryta)
2018
36
The Book Case (By: Nelson DeMille)
2012
37
From the Queen (By: Carolyn Hart)
2015
38
The Girl Who Did Say No (By: David Handler)
2020
39
The Traitor (By: Martin Edwards)
2022
40
The Dark Door (By: Lisa Unger)
2022
41
The Honeymoon Trap (By: Peter Swanson)
2022
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List of Dark Corners Books in Publication Order

List of Art of the Story Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
A Sportsman's Notebook (By: Ivan Turgenev)
1852