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by Shirley Jackson and Francine Prose

Paperback, 218 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $16 |


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Timid seventeen-year-old Natalie confronts horror after coming under the power of a rebellious, mysterious girl.


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Shirley Jackson (Elisabeth Moss) and her long-term houseguest Rose (Odessa Young) form an unusual bond in Shirley. The film mixes fact and fiction to explore the life of the American writer best known for her short story "The Lottery." Neon hide caption

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Elisabeth Moss Shines As Writer Shirley Jackson In This Smart, Surprising Film

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