Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1997.
A very beautiful first edition/first printing, SIGNED and dated ("9/28/97") by author Jackie Lyden on the half-title page.
This memoir of the foreign correspondent for National Public Radio, is a mother-daughter story of the most deeply moving kind. Jacki Lyden recalls her calamitous childhood with a child's aching regret and an adult's keen wisdom. Daughter of the Queen of Sheba, a compelling tale of two women with a scrappy genius for survival.