The New Generation of Classic Short Stories

Vol. 9, No. 1

The Lost Brother

by Joyce Carol Oates

The Lost Brother With the death of her mother—the last stricture protecting her from reality—an heiress sets out to find the brother her family ostracized more than twenty-five years prior. What she discovers is all the havoc and confusion she’d never known.

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