Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Putnam, 1995.
A bright first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with light staining to page edges in alike dust-jacket with minor edge wear.
Gibbons' story of Hattie Barnes grew up by coming to terms with two worlds--the private one inside her house, with a mother is not only adoring, but also elusive and unpredictable--and the public one of her small North Carolina town, in which her mother is known as the "Barnes woman with all the problems"