Book Condition: Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: London: Michael Joseph, 1976.
A signed first edition in very good condition with a nearly fine dust-jacket. The book is signed by the author on the front endpaper. The lettering on the spine is bright, but the spine is cracked and slightly cocked. The dust-jacket has one small stain on back, and the pages are tight and free of marks. The dust-jacket picture is designed by Chris Yates.
The novel follows the life of a teenage girl, Isabel, who is trying to come to grips with the death of her mother. Isabel is grappling with the loss, trying to figure out who she is and where she belongs, while also trying to navigate her relationship with her father. The novel explores Isabel's relationship with her mother and father, and the various relationships that she forms within her community.; 8vo; 252 pages; Signed by Author.