Menu Close

Download The Lottery Pdf Book By Shirley Jackson

The Lottery Pdf

“The Lottery” is a short story written by Shirley Jackson first published in the June 26, 1948 issue of The New Yorker. The story describes a fictional small town which observes an annual ritual known as “the lottery”, which results in the killing of one individual in the town.

The Lottery

The Lottery Summary

“The Lottery” has been described as “one of the most famous short stories in the history of American literature”. It initially received a negative response, which surprised both Jackson and The New Yorker. Readers canceled subscriptions and sent hate mail throughout the summer. The Union of South Africa banned the story. Details of contemporary small-town American life are embroidered upon a description of an annual ritual known as “the lottery”. In a small village in New England of about 300 residents, the locals are in an excited yet nervous mood on June 27. Children gather stones as the adult townsfolk assemble for their annual event, which in the local tradition is practiced to ensure a good harvest (Old Man Warner quotes an old proverb: “Lottery in June, corn be heavy soon”), though there are some rumors that nearby communities in the north are talking about giving up the lottery, and some have done so.

Details The Lottery Pdf Book

Name Of the Novel: The Lottery
Author: Shirley Jackson
Country: United States
Language: English
Genre: Short story
Publisher: The New Yorker
Publication date: June 26, 1948
Book Type: Pdf / ePub

Download The Lottery Full Pdf Book

There are many students who don’t have enough money to buy books. We are publishing The Lottery full pdf for those who are unable to buy The Lottery Book. To download this book click the button below.


I hope you have successfully downloaded The Lottery Book novel from Mistakes are made by human. All the articles published on this site are uploaded by human. If you get the wrong download file or if you face any problem while downloading The Lottery Book then please let us inform using the comment box.

We do respect All Authors of the books. If you have DCMA related issue/claim then please visit our DCMA Section.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *