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              Books by Richard Yates

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              Disturbing the Peace

              Disturbing the Peace (Paperback)

              By Yates, Richard

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              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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              ISBN 9780099518556
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2008
              Publisher Vintage
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              Young Hearts Crying

              Young Hearts Crying (Paperback)

              By Yates, Richard

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              Young, newly married and intensely ambitious, Michael Davenport is a minor poet trying to make a living as a writer. His adoring wife Lucy has a private fortune that he won't touch in case it compromises his art. She in turn is never quite certain of what is expected of her. All ...she knows is that everyone else seems, somehow, happier.
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              ISBN 9780099518648
              Released NZ 15 Feb 2008
              Publisher Vintage
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              Open City #3

              Open City #3 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Yates, Richard; McCabe, Patrick; Welsh, Irvine

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              The most important new literary journal to emerge since Granta, Open City has published some of the best work by major writers and artists such as Mary Gaitskill, Denis Johnson, Jeff Koons, David Foster Wallace, Irvine Welsh, Terry Southern, Patrick McCabe, Sam Lipsyte, and David... Berman. Edited by the writers Thomas Beller and Daniel Pinchbeck and originally published by the late Robert Bingham, writing from Open City has been included in many prestigious anthologies, including Best American Short Stories and The Pushcart Prize. Known for launching the careers of today's best new writers, the editors are also committed to printing important unpublished work by writers from past eras, such as Richard Yates, Delmore Schwartz, Jim Thompson, Cyril Connolly, Edvard Munch, and Gregor von Rezzori. With its innovative and daring mix of the old and the new, Open City combines undiscovered writing by classic authors with a fascinating portrait of a literary generation in the making.
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              ISBN 9781890447144
              Released NZ 4 Dec 2001
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Open City
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              The Collected Stories of Richard Yates

              The Collected Stories of Richard Yates (Paperback)

              By Yates, Richard

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              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, Richard Yates examines the hopes and disappointments of ordinary people with empathy and humour.

              ISBN 9780099518549
              Released NZ 15 Jun 2008
              Publisher Vintage
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              Revolutionary Road
               

              Revolutionary Road (Paperback)

              By Yates, Richard

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              Tells 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. The author shows how Frank and April mortgage their hopes and ideals, betraying in the end no...t only each other, but their own best selves.
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              ISBN 9780099518624
              Released NZ 1 Apr 2008
              Publisher Vintage
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              Revolutionary Road, The Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness
               

              Revolutionary Road, The Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness (Hardback)

              By Yates, Richard

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              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.
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              ISBN 9781841593173
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2009
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Ascent: The Mountains of the Tour De France
               

              Ascent: The Mountains of the Tour De France (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Yates, Richard

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              The mountains, that is where the greatest battles of the Tour de France are fought, where champions are made and where some of the toughest are defeated. This illustrated book looks at the scenic beauty of the mountain stages and at the men who have competed on them throughout th...e history of the Tour.
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              ISBN 9781892495525
              Released NZ 1 May 2007
              Publisher Woodslane Pty Ltd
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              A Special Providence

              A Special Providence (Paperback)

              By Yates, Richard

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              Robert Prentice is 18, and his dreams have disintegrated on the battlefields of Europe. At home, his mother, Alice, wraps herself in fantasy against the relentless disappointments of life. This novel describes post-war America, at odds with its identity, striving to combine prosp...erity and ideals, mercilessly exposed in the attempt to do so.
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              ISBN 9780099518631
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2008
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              Revolutionary Road
               

              Revolutionary Road (Hardback)

              By Yates, Richard

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              From the moment of its publication in 1961, Revolutionary Road was hailed as a masterpiece of realistic fiction and as the most evocative portrayal of the opulent desolation of the American suburbs. It's the story of Frank and April Wheeler, a bright, beautiful, and talented coup...le who have lived on the assumption that greatness is only just around the corner. With heartbreaking compassion and remorseless clarity, Richard Yates shows how Frank and April mortgage their spiritual birthright, betraying not only each other, but their best selves.
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              ISBN 9780837162218
              Released NZ 29 Oct 1971
              Publisher ABC-CLIO
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              Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness
               

              Revolutionary Road, the Easter Parade, Eleven Kinds of Loneliness (Hardback)

              By Yates, Richard; Introduction by Price, Richard

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              This volume collects three classic works--including Revolutionary Road, soon to be a major motion picture--that exemplify the remarkable gifts of this great American master.

              ISBN 9780307270894
              Released NZ 1 Feb 2009
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Everyman's Library Classics & Contemporary Classics
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