Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York: Random House, 1998.
A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket. Signed by author Jane Hamilton directly on the title page.
This is the story of Walter McCloud's growing up in the Midwest in the 1970's. Walter aspires to be a dancer in the vein of Balanchine, but as he grows older he realizes he lacks the talent. As he deals with the disappointment, he learns that his older brother has cancer. The next year transforms the McCloud family and forces Walter to deal with pain and loss, and well as hope and redemption through the love of family and friends.