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The Resource Daddy Love, Joyce Carol Oates

Daddy Love, Joyce Carol Oates

Label
Daddy Love
Title
Daddy Love
Statement of responsibility
Joyce Carol Oates
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Kidnapping a latest victim in a string of young boys he tortures and rapes, a self-styled preacher confines the child in a small box and gradually brainwashes him over subsequent years into believing that they are father and son; while the boy's mother, who was savagely injured during the abduction, clings to hope that her son is alive
  • Part-time preacher Chester Cash calls himself Daddy Love. He has abducted, tortured, and raped several young boys into being his lover and his 'son'. Kidnapping Robbie from his mother at a mall, he confines the child in a small box and gradually brainwashes him over subsequent years into believing that they are father and son. Dinah, the boy's mother, who was savagely injured during the abduction, clings to hope that her son is alive
Summary
Kidnapping a latest victim in a string of young boys he tortures and rapes, a self-styled preacher confines the child in a small box and gradually brainwashes him over subsequent years into believing that they are father and son; while the boy's mother, who was savagely injured during the abduction, clings to hope that her son is alive
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10160798
Cataloging source
BT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oates, Joyce Carol
Dewey number
813
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Paedophilia
  • Kidnapping victims
  • Serial murderers
  • Abduction
  • Child molesters
  • Sexual abuse victims
Target audience
adult
Label
Daddy Love, Joyce Carol Oates
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000050342589
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
279 p.
Isbn
9780802120991
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
Daddy Love, Joyce Carol Oates
Publication
Control code
000050342589
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
279 p.
Isbn
9780802120991
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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