The Gravedigger's Daughter poster


Fleeing Nazi Germany in 1936, the Schwarts immigrate to a small town in upstate New York. Here the father—a former high school teacher—is demeaned by the only job he can get: gravedigger and cemetery caretaker. When local prejudice and the family's own emotional frailty give rise to an unthinkable t

Author Joyce Carol Oates

Pages 624

Publisher Harper Collins

Published Date 2009-10-13

ISBN 0061744727 9780061744723


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