Book #17926


Alan Russell
Book #17926 Shame. Alan Russell.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Simon & Schuster, 1998.
ISBN: 0684815273

A handsome first edition/first printing in unread Very Good+ condition in alike dust-jacket. Some bumping to corners and spine and a few small indentations on front board which are mirrored on dust-jacket. Signed by author Alan Russell directly on the title page; is a powerful and emotional novel about the consequences of secrets and the power of communication.

When Bobbie moves to a new town, she's eager to start over. She's looking for a community that will accept her for who she is--a shy, unassuming person. But Bobbie quickly finds out that in this small town, there's only one place she can belong: the local shame club. The club is a secret society where the members share their darkest secrets and collectively try to heal each other. Bobbie is excited to be a part of this community, but she soon discovers that the club isn't as safe as she thought it would be. The members are secrets keepers, and they're not afraid to use Bobbie's secret to hurt her. Bobbie is determined to find a way out, but she's not sure how to make her friends trust her again. She needs to tell them the truth, but is afraid they'll reject her. When Bobbie's; 8vo; FSA ; Signed by Author.

Price: $33.75

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