Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill, 1993.
An eye catching first edition/first printing in Fine condition in alike dust-jacket.
Set in the fictional town of Mercy Falls, Maine, The Hard to Catch Mercy is the story of a young girl, Addy, and her troubled family. Addy's mother is a recovering addict and her father is an abusive alcoholic. When Addy's mother is released from rehab, she takes her daughter with her. Addy is thrilled to have a new family, but she soon discovers that her mother is still struggling with her addiction. Addy's father is still drinking and is constantly angry with both of them. The Hard to Catch Mercy is a heartbreaking story of family dynamics and addiction, and it is a beautiful exploration of the power of forgiveness.; 8vo; 451 pages.