Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First American Edition
Publisher: New York: St. Martin, 1987.
The novel follows the lives of the Wainwright family after the sudden death of their patriarch. The Wainwrights are a close-knit and loving family, but their lives are thrown into disarray when their father's eccentricities and sudden death leave them to care for their aging mother and three younger siblings. The siblings grapple with the challenges of adulthood and try to find their way in the world without their father. The novel explores the ways that grief and loss can change a family and the ways that they can come together to support one another.; 8vo; $6.00.