Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Doubleday, 1997.
A bright first edition/first printing with minor binding crease to pages 111-112, else Fine in alike dust-jacket. SIGNED by author Joanne Dobson directly on the title page.
Quieter Than Sleep is a heart-wrenching and beautifully written novel about grief and loss. Lizzie is a young woman who has lost her father and her husband in a short time. She is left to care for her mother, who is struggling with her own grief. When Lizzie's mother is diagnosed with cancer, Lizzie is thrust into a world she never knew existed. She is forced to confront her own grief and deal with the knowledge that her mother may not have many more years left. Lizzie is supported by her friends, but she is also alone in her grief. Quieter Than Sleep is a story of hope and resilience, of finding the strength to keep going when everything seems to be falling apart.; 8vo; Signed by Author.