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Click here to watch the trailer for Revolutionary Road, a romantic drama coming soon to theatres, directed by Sam Mendes and  featuring Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio.

Based on the critically acclaimed novel by Richard Yates, Revolutionary Road tells the story of a young, successful couple living what appears to be a thriving life with their two children in 1950's Connecticut. But the mendacity of their suburban living sends them to France-and their relationship into a tailspin.

Yates novel has also been cited as a primary influence on AMC's Mad Men, set in early 1960's New York City.

If you like Revolutionary Road, explore the rest of Yates best work with the following titles. Learn more about Richard Yates' life and work with Blake Bailey's A Tragic Honesty.

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The Easter Parade

A Novel

In The Easter Parade, first published in 1976, we meet sisters Sarah and Emily Grimes when they are still the children of divorced parents. We observe the...

"..., struggling with one unsatisfactory love affair after another. Richard Yates's classic novel is about how..."

Richard Yates

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The literary event of 2001 is now the paperback event of 2002: The Collected Stories of Richard Yates gathers the late author's powerful and peerless short...

"...The literary event of 2001 is now the paperback event of 2002: The Collected Stories of Richard Yates gathers thelate author's powerful and peerless short.... The literary event of 2001 is now the paperback event of 2002: The Collected Stories of Richard Yates gathers thelate author's powerful..."

By Richard Yates and Richard Russo

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A Tragic Honesty

The Life and Work of Richard Yates

Celebrated in his prime, forgotten in his final years, only to be championed anew by our greatest contemporary authors, Richard Yates has always exposed...

"..... "The arrival of Blake Bailey's great, perceptive, heartbreaking, Yates biography is a landmark event..."

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A Good School

A Novel

Richard Yates, who died in 1992, is today ranked by many readers, scholars, and critics alongside such titans of modern American ficiton as Updike, Roth,...

"...Richard Yates, who died in 1992, is today ranked by many readers, scholars, and critics alongside such titans of modern American ficiton as Updike, Roth,.... Richard Yates, who died in 1992, is today ranked by many readers, scholars, and critics alongside such titans of modern American ficiton..."

Richard Yates

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