Reader recommendation: The Sacrifice

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Basing her novel upon the story of Tawana Brawley, who claimed, in 1987, that she had been kidnapped and raped, Joyce Carol Oates has created in The Sacrifice a fictional nightmare that reads like a thriller. The book is mesmerizing.


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